Button also explained that he didn't fully grasp the potential of the Brawn GP team, even after securing a seat with them.
“I tried to get out of it, because the team didn’t look like it was going to exist,” Button said.
“So, I asked around and my manager spoke to Christian Horner about a drive at his team and the junior team and they said: ‘No, all the contracts are done.’ So then it’s like: ‘Okay, well let’s work hard to make this happen.’
“Ross coming in and actually buying the team for a pound, with his leadership, is a big reason why this worked out.
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