Thanks to your votes over the past few days, we have a winner in the 2012 Big Picture - viewer's choice! We appreciate you, our readers, and we hope you enjoy the great motorsports photography from around the world as much as we do.

Also, a well-deserved congratulations to Laurent Charniaux of XPB Images, who shot this now infamous photo of Romain Grosjean crashing over Fernando Alonso at the start of the Belgian GP.

Happy New Year to all!