The 2009 world champion Jenson button will leave McLaren at the end of 2017.
The current contract 37-year-old Jenson with the team from Woking will expire at the end of the season, and the agreement will not be renewed.
Jenson button: I will definitely be back to race in 2018
Button focused on appearances in other series, and backup pilot in 2018, will take Lando Norris.
Official: Lando Norris – reserve the pilot of McLaren for the season-2018
“Jenson was a great racer and Ambassador of the McLaren F1 and the whole of England, – quotes the race Director McLaren Eric boullier Sky Sports. His contract with the team expires at the end of this year, but he will forever remain a part of the family McLaren.
That’s life, and we are taking another step forward, inviting the role of third driver Lando Norris”.
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