Jenson Button suffers tyre damage to end career early in emotional Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Button said before the race that he thought it would be his last, having already revealed that he would take a sabbatical in 2017.
"I go into this weekend thinking it's going to be my last race. I think that's the best way," Button said.
"At this moment in time, I don't want to be racing in F1 beyond this year.
"It is true that I have a contract in 2018 but at this moment in time I am not going to be racing in 2018.
"The whole point of this [contract for 2018] was if in three months' time I had eaten myself stupid and I changed my mind.
"But I don't want to go... read more
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