Williams Confirm Button will Drive for BAR

The Williams Formula One team have officially confirmed that Jenson Button will drive for BAR next season, as exclusively revealed by Autosport

Williams Confirm Button will Drive for BAR

Williams said they had reached an agreement to release Button from his contractual commitment to the team for 2006 and beyond.

"As consideration for the release from the terms of his contract, Jenson has agreed a financial settlement with WilliamsF1," Williams said in a statement.

Button was thankful to team boss Frank Williams.

"I would like to thank Frank for accommodating a compromise to what was a binding contract and I regret the difficulties my decision has caused everyone involved," said Button.

Williams added: "I am glad that we have brought this matter to a conclusion and we can return to what we do best - racing."

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