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Last Updated: Friday March 06 2009 16:21 GMT

Honda team to return as Brawn GP

Jenson Button, left, and Rubens Barrichello with Ross Brawn, centre (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

There's good news for British Formula One driver Jenson Button, because his team, Honda, has been saved.

Back in December, they had to drop out of F1 racing because of money problems, meaning Jenson could have missed the 2009 season.

But now the team boss, Ross Brawn, has bought it from Honda.

So Jenson and Brazil's Rubens Barrichello will be racing under the team's new name, Brawn GP, when the new season starts on 29 March.

It's thought Jenson has had to have a big pay cut as part of the rescue deal.