Button impressed with new Sauber

Sergio Perez (MEX) Sauber C31. Formula One Testing, Day 3, Jerez, Spain, Thursday 9 February 2012.

Sergio Perez in the Sauber C31

Mar.23 (GMM) Australian GP winner Jenson Button has admitted to being impressed with the Sauber C31.

Button’s McLaren team is the dominant force of 2012 so far, ahead of Red Bull.

But not far behind the leading pack, the Briton argues, is the former BMW outfit from Hinwil, Switzerland.

“They have definitely impressed me,” Button is quoted by Die Welt newspaper. “They are very, very fast.”

Team boss Peter Sauber agrees: “We went into the season with great expectations. Now we know that we have a fast car.”

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