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  1. Saturday 28 May 2016

  2. Alonso struggling despite Q3 appearance 15:58

    Alonso struggling despite Q3 appearance

    Fernando Alonso says he is struggling with the handling of McLaren's Honda-powered MP4-31 despite his Q3 appearance in Monaco. Alonso, who also made the pole…

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  3. Thursday 26 May 2016

  4. Button 'lucky' in drain cover incident 18:53

    Button 'lucky' in drain cover incident

    Jenson Button says he felt "lucky" to escape unharmed after his car struck a drain cover during first practice for the Monaco Grand Prix. Button's…

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  5. Monday 23 May 2016

  6. Alonso: Monaco to test McLaren chassis 13:37

    Alonso: Monaco to test McLaren chassis

    Fernando Alonso expects to see where McLaren's chassis stands compared to its rivals at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, with engine performance not so…

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  7. 05:22

    Video of the Day: Button's Monaco preview

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  8. Monday 16 May 2016

  9. Alonso rues poor start, software issue 07:18

    Alonso rues poor start, software issue

    Fernando Alonso was left to rue a sluggish getaway at his home Grand Prix in Spain, which came to a premature end after a software issue stopped his…

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  10. Tuesday 10 May 2016

  11. Vandoorne set for Barcelona test run 14:42

    Vandoorne set for Barcelona test run

    McLaren reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne will receive extra running in the Honda-powered MP4-31 during the post-Spanish Grand Prix test in Barcelona next…

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  12. Monday 9 May 2016

  13. McLaren drivers keen to try upgrades 14:22

    McLaren drivers keen to try upgrades

    Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso are hopeful that McLaren-Honda will make another solid step forward with its Spanish Grand Prix update package. McLaren is…

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  14. Monday 2 May 2016

  15. Button: Sochi complex needs changes 13:36

    Button: Sochi complex needs changes

    Jenson Button reckons officials need to look at revising the Turn 2/3 complex at Sochi Autodrom after another dramatic start to the Russian Grand…

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  16. Saturday 30 April 2016

  17. McLaren-Honda 'so close' to Q3 - Button 16:25

    McLaren-Honda 'so close' to Q3 - Button

    Jenson Button says McLaren-Honda is "so close" to making it through to the top 10 shootout for the first time since the parties reunited after he qualified in…

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  18. Tuesday 26 April 2016

  19. 10:06

    Video: Button's Russian GP preview

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  20. Monday 25 April 2016

  21. Button looks to 'pull together' weekend 12:22

    Button looks to 'pull together' weekend

    Jenson Button says McLaren-Honda needs to "pull together" a complete Grand Prix weekend after logging just one point over the first three rounds of the…

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  22. Saturday 16 April 2016

  23. 03:12

    Video of the Day: Button's China memories

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  24. Thursday 14 April 2016

  25. Button: China 'won't be easy' for McLaren 08:43

    Button: China 'won't be easy' for McLaren

    Jenson Button has conceded that the Chinese Grand Prix "won't be easy" for McLaren-Honda, as he braces himself for significantly different conditions to the…

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  26. Tuesday 12 April 2016

  27. Button gets new engine for Chinese GP 13:22

    Button gets new engine for Chinese GP

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button will take on a new engine for this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, after his stoppage in the early stages of the previous…

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  28. Wednesday 6 April 2016

  29. Vettel slams 'circus' qualifying proposal 10:22

    Vettel slams 'circus' qualifying proposal

    Sebastian Vettel has hit out at the "circus" nature of Formula 1's proposed two-lap aggregate qualifying format, which could be introduced at the Chinese Grand…

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  30. Sunday 3 April 2016

  31. Vandoorne gets 'bonus' point on debut 19:11

    Vandoorne gets 'bonus' point on debut

    McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne expressed his delight at rounding off an impressive Grand Prix debut in Bahrain with a "bonus" point. Vandoorne, the team's…

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  32. Friday 1 April 2016

  33. Button: McLaren aiming for Q3 in Bahrain 19:26

    Button: McLaren aiming for Q3 in Bahrain

    Jenson Button says that McLaren will be aiming for a place in Q3 after a positive first day of practice at the Bahrain Grand Prix. Button posted the third…

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  34. Tuesday 29 March 2016

  35. Alonso 'can't wait' to get back in car 12:13

    Alonso 'can't wait' to get back in car

    McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso says he "can't wait" to get back behind the wheel and move on from his dramatic accident at the Australian Grand…

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  36. Friday 25 March 2016

  37. Button: Drivers need 'full package' to succeed 09:33

    Button: Drivers need 'full package' to succeed

    Jenson Button says that there is much more to being a modern-day Formula 1 driver than simply performing well, making clear that a "full package" is required to…

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  38. Saturday 19 March 2016

  39. Alonso targets McLaren double points finish 09:22

    Alonso targets McLaren double points finish

    Fernando Alonso is hopeful that McLaren will be able to achieve a double points finish at the Australian Grand Prix after surprising itself with its performance…

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  40. Friday 18 March 2016

  41. Alonso: 'Pleasant surprise' for McLaren 12:14

    Alonso: 'Pleasant surprise' for McLaren

    Fernando Alonso declared himself as "happy" after completing the majority of McLaren's programme during practice for the Australian Grand Prix, despite wet…

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  42. Thursday 3 March 2016

  43. Button: Biggest improvement yet from Honda 07:34

    Button: Biggest improvement yet from Honda

    Jenson Button feels that McLaren engine supplier Honda has made its "biggest improvement yet" with the power unit it has been running at the second pre-season…

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  44. Wednesday 2 March 2016

  45. Button: Formula 1 should be 10-second leap 09:31

    Button: Formula 1 should be 10-second leap

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button says he wants Formula 1 to introduce rule changes that would put it around 10 seconds ahead of the nearest category below…

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  46. Monday 22 February 2016

  47. Button buoyed by deployment gains 20:45

    Button buoyed by deployment gains

    Jenson Button says that he has already noticed a sizeable step forward with Honda's ERS deployment after the opening test day of 2016. McLaren and Honda…

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  48. Sunday 21 February 2016

  49. McLaren drivers impressed by aero package 08:50

    McLaren drivers impressed by aero package

    McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button say they are impressed by the aerodynamic packaging on the outfit's 2016 challenger, the MP4-31, after it was…

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  50. McLaren launches Honda-powered MP4-31 08:32

    McLaren launches Honda-powered MP4-31

    McLaren-Honda has revealed its MP4-31, which it hopes will propel the partnership back up Formula 1's competitive order following a problematic reunion campaign…

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  51. Thursday 14 January 2016

  52. Button asks fans to choose 2016 helmet 08:45

    Button asks fans to choose 2016 helmet

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button has taken to social media to ask fans to choose his helmet design for the upcoming 2016 campaign. Under regulations…

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  53. Thursday 17 December 2015

  54. 2015 review: McLaren-Honda's plight 08:42

    2015 review: McLaren-Honda's plight

    For its penultimate post-season review, GPUpdate.net looks at the troubled reunion between McLaren and Honda, which left World Champion drivers Jenson Button…

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  55. Sunday 13 December 2015

  56. Button: 'Every area' needs to be improved 15:22

    Button: 'Every area' needs to be improved

    Jenson Button says "every area" of McLaren's package needs to be improved over the winter, refusing to pin the blame for its woes entirely on returning engine…

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  57. Thursday 10 December 2015

  58. Button considered future amid 2015 trials 13:42

    Button considered future amid 2015 trials

    Jenson Button says he seriously considered his future in Formula 1 during McLaren-Honda's troubled 2015 campaign, as it slumped down the pecking…

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  59. Wednesday 9 December 2015

  60. McLaren renews Santander partnership 15:21

    McLaren renews Santander partnership

    McLaren-Honda has announced a five-year extension to its long-standing partnership with leading bank Santander UK, signing a new agreement until the end of…

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  61. Wednesday 2 December 2015

  62. 05:23

    Video of the Day: Button's '240cm challenge'

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  63. Sunday 29 November 2015

  64. Alonso left frustrated by 'strange' penalty 16:52

    Alonso left frustrated by 'strange' penalty

    Fernando Alonso has hit out at the stewards for handing him a "strange" drive-through penalty during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Alonso slid into Pastor…

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  65. Monday 23 November 2015

  66. Alonso: Abu Dhabi important for 2016 11:50

    Alonso: Abu Dhabi important for 2016

    Fernando Alonso says every session at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be important for McLaren-Honda, as it bids to make significant progress over the…

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  67. Sunday 15 November 2015

  68. Alonso relieved to reach the finish 19:08

    Alonso relieved to reach the finish

    Fernando Alonso says he was relieved to reach the finish of the Brazilian Grand Prix after a succession of technical issues. Alonso, who completed just one…

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  69. Saturday 14 November 2015

  70. Alonso admits to 'a lot of frustration' 18:48

    Alonso admits to 'a lot of frustration'

    Fernando Alonso has admitted to "a lot of frustration" after a technical issue ended his Brazilian Grand Prix qualifying session. Alonso, who had reverted to…

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  71. Thursday 12 November 2015

  72. Button: McLaren can fight up front in 2016 13:59

    Button: McLaren can fight up front in 2016

    Jenson Button is confident that McLaren and Honda can make substantial strides throughout the winter break to ensure that the squad is fighting at the front of…

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  73. Thursday 5 November 2015

  74. Button confirms presence at RoC 14:12

    Button confirms presence at RoC

    McLaren driver Jenson Button has confirmed that he will participate in this month's Race of Champions event at London's former Olympic Stadium. 2009 F1…

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  75. Sunday 1 November 2015

  76. McLaren needs 'rain and chaos' – Alonso 09:40

    McLaren needs 'rain and chaos' – Alonso

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso says that the outfit needs "rain and chaos" if it is to pick up a result at the Mexican Grand Prix amid another challenging…

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  77. Saturday 31 October 2015

  78. Button to miss Mexican GP qualifying 18:49

    Button to miss Mexican GP qualifying

    McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button will miss qualifying for the Mexican Grand Prix, with mechanics unable to rectify the engine issue he suffered during final…

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  79. Friday 30 October 2015

  80. Button braced for 50-place grid penalty 10:49

    Button braced for 50-place grid penalty

    McLaren driver Jenson Button is set for a 50-place grid penalty at this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, as he faces a double Honda engine change, with team-mate…

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  81. Tuesday 27 October 2015

  82. Alonso excited by Mexican GP 'unknown' 12:57

    Alonso excited by Mexican GP 'unknown'

    Fernando Alonso says he is excited by the "unknown" nature of this weekend's Mexican Grand Prix, which is back on the Formula 1 calendar after more than two…

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  83. Monday 26 October 2015

  84. Button: 'Perfect' strategy earned sixth 15:28

    Button: 'Perfect' strategy earned sixth

    Jenson Button says he and McLaren-Honda earned sixth position and eight points in Sunday afternoon's United States Grand Prix with a "perfect…

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  85. Friday 23 October 2015

  86. Button sets sights on 2017 title challenge 12:02

    Button sets sights on 2017 title challenge

    Former World Champion Jenson Button is hopeful that the renewed McLaren-Honda partnership will have improved sufficiently to fight for Formula 1 titles by the…

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  87. Sunday 18 October 2015

  88. 05:42

    Video of the Day: Behind-the-scenes at MTC

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  89. Wednesday 14 October 2015

  90. 13:08

    Video: How fit does a driver need to be?

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  91. Monday 12 October 2015

  92. Button: McLaren 'did everything right' 09:12

    Button: McLaren 'did everything right'

    Jenson Button says he and McLaren-Honda "did everything right" to secure a ninth-place finish in the Russian Grand Prix, marking the partnership's first points…

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  93. Saturday 10 October 2015

  94. McLaren-Honda set for 'experimental' race 15:15

    McLaren-Honda set for 'experimental' race

    McLaren-Honda drivers Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button are braced for "experimental" races at the Russian Grand Prix. Alonso dropped out in the Q1 phase at…

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  95. Thursday 8 October 2015

  96. Honda uses final engine tokens for Russia 11:20

    Honda uses final engine tokens for Russia

    Honda has chosen to spend its remaining engine development tokens ahead of this weekend's Russian Grand Prix, producing an upgrade package that only Fernando…

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  97. 05:12

    Video of the Day: McLaren's 'Turbo Heroes'

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  98. Monday 5 October 2015

  99. Boullier: Button renewal 'incredibly motivating' 12:31

    Boullier: Button renewal 'incredibly motivating'

    Eric Boullier says the recent confirmation that Jenson Button will remain with McLaren-Honda for the 2016 season is "incredibly motivating" for the…

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  100. Thursday 1 October 2015

  101. Button was 'in two minds' over future 10:10

    Button was 'in two minds' over future

    Jenson Button has admitted that he was at one stage "in two minds" over whether he should continue in Formula 1 with McLaren-Honda or retire from the…

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  102. McLaren confirms Button for 2016 season 09:32

    McLaren confirms Button for 2016 season

    McLaren-Honda has confirmed that Jenson Button will remain with the team through 2016, for what will be a seventh successive campaign, ending speculation over…

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  103. Sunday 27 September 2015

  104. Dennis clarifies Button's two-year contract 08:43

    Dennis clarifies Button's two-year contract

    Ron Dennis has spoken out to clarify the terms of Jenson Button's contract with McLaren, explaining that the team's option on him for 2016 is to cancel, not…

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  105. Saturday 26 September 2015

  106. Button frustrated as McLaren 'messes up' 08:59

    Button frustrated as McLaren 'messes up'

    Jenson Button was left frustrated after a radio miscommunication contributed to his early exit from Japanese Grand Prix qualifying. Button dropped out in Q1…

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  107. Friday 25 September 2015

  108. McLaren trying to convince Button to stay 09:26

    McLaren trying to convince Button to stay

    McLaren has said that it is working hard to convince Jenson Button to remain at the team for the 2016 campaign, amid the uncertainty surrounding his…

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  109. Thursday 24 September 2015

  110. Button remains coy over 2016 plans 07:50

    Button remains coy over 2016 plans

    Jenson Button repeatedly refused to disclose any further information over his future plans ahead of the Japanese Grand Prix, but made clear that he "will be…

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  111. Sunday 20 September 2015

  112. Button hits out at 'strange' Maldonado 17:22

    Button hits out at 'strange' Maldonado

    Jenson Button has criticised Pastor Maldonado for his "strange" driving in the build up to their collision at the Singapore Grand Prix. McLaren-Honda driver…

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  113. Button: Vettel pole 'exactly what F1 needs' 10:39

    Button: Vettel pole 'exactly what F1 needs'

    Jenson Button believes that Sebastian Vettel's pole position for this evening's Singapore Grand Prix is "exactly what Formula 1 needs", amid an extended period…

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  114. Saturday 19 September 2015

  115. Button hoped for better qualifying spot 18:45

    Button hoped for better qualifying spot

    Jenson Button says that McLaren hoped for a better result during qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix, as both he and team-mate Fernando Alonso were…

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