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  • Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany, left, his team mate Lewis Hamilton of Britain, center, and Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia, right, pose for a photo after taking pole positions after qualifying at Albert Park ahead of the Australian Formula One Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, March 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Ross Land)

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  • Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain celebrates on the podium after arriving third during the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at the Interlagos race track in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Button says attack was 'scary situation'

    Formula One champion Jenson Button knows good driving when he sees it and credited the undercover police officer driving his car with getting him and his companions out of a "scary situation" Saturday night.

  • Red Bull Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany drives during the third practice session for the Korean Grand Prix at the Korean International Circuit in Yeongam, South Korea, Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010.  Yeongam will be host to Korea's first Formula One race on Sunday, Oct. 24. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man )

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  • "More than any other 2014 race, I think this event will show us the most pronounced difference between 'old F1' and the new formula we have," said McLaren driver Jenson Button, the 2009 champion. "There's far less of an aerodynamic influence here; it's just about bolting as much to the car as possible in a bid to find grip - so I think the engine's influence will be greater."

    F1 needs new winner in Monaco to maintain suspense →

  • "The driver was a legend, a great guy, he got us out of trouble," Button told The Associated Press as he arrived at the Interlagos track for Sunday's race.

    Button says attack was 'scary situation' →

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