F1 » Whitmarsh: Hamilton and Button know how to deliver under pressure


Don't discount Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button from the F1 2010 title fight, urges McLaren-Mercedes team principal Martin Whitmarsh ahead of Korea - as both are more than capable of performing under pressure

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Manxie - Unregistered

October 19, 2010 3:28 PM

I thought pressure is part and partial of F1? Every race there is pressure. Not sure what is different now except that they do stand an outside chance of winning the WDC.

To my mind they should shut it and deliver better results than they have been.

JB is not as quick as i thought he'd be.

Pressure here, pressure there, pressure everywhere :)

Gordo - Unregistered

October 19, 2010 4:14 PM

Best mates? Won't last long as Button is proving to be a more confident and competitive. If their close in the last few races you will see the Hamster crack under the pressure and they'll no longer be the siamese twins as so many photos show. These chumpy, matey photos are soo 2000.

blzbub

October 19, 2010 5:04 PM

mclaren may not (openly) operate team orders, they do however have a 'team order', all strategies will favour the quicker driver, mclaren race team (and the majority of f1 fans) know who the quicker driver of the two is

50 Cent - Unregistered

October 19, 2010 7:49 PM

hey Martin if that were the case what happened in Monza, Singapore and Suzuka...In my opinion the guy who really showed composure under the pressure was Kimi.

50 Cent - Unregistered

October 20, 2010 8:05 PM

No I don't call it cracking, but I never said he never has. The time I remember Kimi cracked was after the rear ending accident in the pits on the way to his garage when he was trying to show lulu red light...that was cracking...

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