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Formula 1 2016 Head-to-Head: Fernando Alonso vs. Jenson Button at McLaren

McLaren will field the most experienced driver lineup on the grid in 2016, with double world champion Fernando Alonso once again partnering 2009 champion Jenson Button. The two veterans will roll onto the grid for the season-opening Australian Grand Prix with 537 Formula One starts, 47 wins, 147 podiums and 2,997 career points between them. At a combined age of 70, they are by far the oldest pairing in the field—but mediocre racers do not last as long as they have. Only the Mercedes pairing of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg could claim to match the quality of the Alonso-Button partnership. If McLaren and Honda can put together a good car, Alonso and Button are guaranteed to do great things with it. But as this illustrious pairing pre...

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