Button’s championship win in pictures

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

The team that nearly disappeared have won eight races and both titles
The team that nearly disappeared have won eight races and both titles

It was a 17-race season – but Jenson Button needed only 16 of them to claim the championship crown.

From the Silverstone shakedown where the Brawn GP car broke cover, to the first win in Melbourne which soon became a familiar sight, to the difficult second half of the season, take a look back at how Button and Brawn became champions.

Button and Brawn, world champions

Images (C) Brawn GP, Bridgestone