Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-05-27

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10. Juan Pablo Montoya knows the feeling of winning the Indy 500, having done it in 2000. But no matter how many times you win at the Brickyard, you still want to hug the Borg-Warner trophy.

Race winner Juan Pablo Montoya, Team Penske Chevrolet during the winner's photoshoot
Race winner Juan Pablo Montoya, Team Penske Chevrolet during the winner's photoshoot

Photo by: IndyCar Series

 


9. A scenic view of the Casino and surrounding hotels and luxury shops during the Monaco GP. No place like it on Sunday.

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W06
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W06

Photo by: XPB Images

 


8. The NASCAR good guy finally won one with Joe Gibbs Racing. He was a happy camper in Victory Lane.

Race winner Carl Edwards, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
Race winner Carl Edwards, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

 


7. Let's all say it together: weeeeee! Lift off for Andreas Mikkelsen in the dramatic final stages of Rally Portugal.

Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola Floene, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
Andreas Mikkelsen and Ola Floene, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

Photo by: Volkswagen Motorsport

 


6. More scenic action from Monte Carlo.

Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF15-T
Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF15-T

Photo by: XPB Images

 


5. This looks like one of those multiple exposure syncronised shots, but it's really just perfectly spaced competitors during the World RX event in Lydden Hill.

Action
Action

Photo by: FIA World Rallycross

 


4. Fancy a stay at Hotel de Paris during Monaco GP weekend? We don't fancy to guess the price of a room...

Felipe Nasr, Sauber F1 Team
Felipe Nasr, Sauber F1 Team

Photo by: XPB Images

 


3. The winning moment for Juan Pablo Montoya ahead of teammate Will Power and that famous Pagoda. Iconic shot.

Juan Pablo Montoya, Team Penske Chevrolet wins the Indianapolis 500
Juan Pablo Montoya, Team Penske Chevrolet wins the Indianapolis 500

Photo by: IndyCar Series

 


2. Huge off by Max Verstappen. Bonus for the slight hop over the kerb before pounding into the tire barrier at Sainte Devote.

Max Verstappen, Scuderia Toro Rosso crashes with Romain Grosjean, Lotus F1 Team
Max Verstappen, Scuderia Toro Rosso crashes with Romain Grosjean, Lotus F1 Team

Photo by: XPB Images

 


 

1. An extremely cool (and close up) angle on the chicane exiting the tunnel. Also, pretty sure marshals are never supposed to turn away from the action, but it works out for the photographer here.

Daniil Kvyat, Red Bull Racing RB11
Daniil Kvyat, Red Bull Racing RB11

Photo by: XPB Images

 

 

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Series General
Drivers Juan Pablo Montoya
Teams Team Penske , Toro Rosso , Red Bull Racing , Joe Gibbs Racing , Volkswagen Motorsport , Sauber
Article type Commentary