Brundle praises Button

ITV commentator and former Formula 1 driver Martin Brundle reckons that Jenson Button could be the most consistent performer in grand prix racing right now

Brundle praises Button

The former McLaren and Benetton star told Autosport's sister publication Motorsport News that he believed Button to be the driver "that least goes off the road" in F1.

"That is a good championship advantage to have," said Brundle. "But sometimes you just wonder if the absolute total raw pace is there, although it would be easy to take a pot shot at that theory after 2004."

In the interview Brundle also rated two of world champion Michael Schumacher's other rivals, McLaren driver Kimi Raikkonen and Renault's Fernando Alonso.

"Raikkonen can put a very consistent weekend together," he said. "I think he can put three quarters of a consistent season together. He doesn't make many mistakes.

"Alonso is like Kimi but I don't see Fernando putting a whole season together. If Kimi puts three-quarters of a season together, Alonso will put a third of a season together."

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