Jenson Button and Mika Häkkinen up in [tire] smoke for Johnny Walker ad [video]

Past and present Formula 1 aces Jenson Button and Mikä Häkkinen have teamed up to promote an anti-drink and drive campaign appropriately sponsored by Scotch Whisky brand Johnnie Walker.

In the promo the pair individually set off in a 457 PS (336 kW / 451 bhp) Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG sedan to sign their signatures into the asphalt via precision burnouts. The underlying message is to stay in control.

Indeed a worthy message to say the least, but nonetheless, the video is still pretty cool.

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Automaker Mercedes-Benz
Article type Lifestyle
Tags burnout, jenson button, johnnie walker, mikä häkkinen, mika hakkinen, viral video