The Weekly Grapevine

The Weekly Grapevine

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The 2006 Hungarian Grand Prix ended in happiness for the team then known as Honda F1 – after a thrilling wet race with even more twists and turns than contained within its sinuous layout, the Hungaroring played host to Jenson Button's maiden win and witnessed the Japanese team reign supreme in treacherous conditions.

Since then 'The Team Formerly Known As Honda' has suffered more challenges than 'Jens' experienced on that August Sunday, but the most formidable is yet to come: survival.

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