Button and McLaren announced the 37-year-old would not be racing in F1 in 2017 at their post-qualifying media briefing at the Italian GP in September, four races after Silverstone. The timing meant he missed out on an official ‘farewell’ at his home event.
At the time the Briton insisted he was not retiring after signing a new two-year agreement to continue his relationship with McLaren, which includes the option of returning to a race seat in 2018.
McLaren’s Jenson Button says he’s going to treat the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as his last race but hasn’t completely ruled out a return to F1 in the future
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