Defending World Champion Jenson Button was slapped with a fine by the FIA stewards Button Fined after breaking the speed limit during the opening practice session for this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix.

Button was clocked travelling along the pit lane at 63.7km/h (40mph) in the closing minutes of the session; the pit lane speed limit is 60km/h (37.3mph).

Button’s wallet is now lighter to the tune of €800 for his efforts.

[Original image via AUTOSPORT]

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Richard Bailey

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Hasn't missed a Grand Prix since 1989. Has a soft spot for Minardi. Tattooed with 35+ Grand Prix circuits.