Today's top 5 looks at drivers who rose to the pinnacle of the sport in defiance of the expectations of the teams and spectators alike, owing to the rapid maturation of formerly flawed aspects, turning these figures into rounded figures possessing the calibre to consistently perform at the highest level and, in Hunt's case, cease to crash at every other round. No other title campaigns could trump that of Button
's, whose 2009 season was, and will remain, a phenomenal achievement, with Brawn
's rise and their breaking of the McLaren
monopoly just one aspect of a thoroughly memorable season. As is usual with blink albums, its taken me a few months to begin come round to the songs from their latest offering, hence the backing track used is an instrumental cover of 'She's Out Of Her Mind'. The new season edges closer, and I continue to hope that Red Bull
might have been able to extract that bit more from the aero side of the new regs, enough so as to be able to compensate ...