Then the first round of pit stops started, and the drama began, there were a few skirmishes, but nothing to report. Hamilton then was warned over the radio about a potential brake failure, and was subsequently told to come in and retire.
His retirement from the GP, made it so the two Red Bull cars were then one-two. This continued on until the last two laps, when Button made a valiant charge to try and pass Webber and take second. He came really close, but to no avail.
The last race of the season ended as a Red-Bull one-two, with Button in third.
As for the current gossip, Barachello who had been rumoured to not be a Brawn next year, was confirmed to go to Williams with an unknown GP2 driver Hulkenberg.