How Button has rattled Hamilton's cage

How Button has rattled Hamilton's cage

Not many expected Jenson Button to outshine Lewis Hamilton at McLaren, but the 2009 world champion has proved a lot of people wrong. Jonathan Noble explains how Button is affecting Hamilton's performance

"There have been just two exceptional drivers this year," a team boss (whose identity shall remain secret but you can be assured that his outfit has won both races and championships in recent years) threw my way during a conversation in Singapore last weekend.

"Sebastian and Jenson. They have been simply brilliant this year. No one would have guessed before the season that it would be like that, especially for Jenson. Giving Lewis overtaking lessons at Monza – great job."

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