Since Jenson Button burst onto the Formula One scene in 2000, he has been one of the sport's most popular and highest profile stars. With his good looks and exciting lifestyle, he is living the dream of many. Yet how true is that to reality? Now he has decided to provide a full portrait of his life, speaking openly and honestly about his desire to be the best, the pressures he faces every time he races, his joy at finally winning a Grand Prix and his hopes for the future. Away from the circuits, he reveals much about his lifestyle and the glamour that attaches itself to the world's most exciting sport. He reveals in great detail ther sheer hard work that goes into each race, both in terms of getting himself ready to do his best, and getting the car to be as fast as possible. This book provides unique access to Jenson Button's world, with candid photographs showing him both in his private moments and at the times of maximum exposure as the races get under way. This is a book that no fan of Jenson Button can afford to be without, nor anyone who wants to know what really goes on in the heat and the noise of the pit lane.
Jenson Button was born on 19 January 1980, and made his Grand Prix debut at the age of 20. In 2007, he is in his fifth season driving for the Honda team. In his career he has won one Grand Prix and had 13 other podium finishes; he has been the most successful British driver in each of the three previous seasons.