Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-06-03

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10. Today's LM P1 entries are truly magnificent works of art/machinery.

#7 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 e-tron quattro
#7 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 e-tron quattro

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

 


9. Repeating patterns in a MotoGP start.

Start: Jorge Lorenzo, Yamaha Factory Racing leads
Start: Jorge Lorenzo, Yamaha Factory Racing leads

Photo by: Yamaha MotoGP

 


8. Carlos Sainz Jr. has fun in Lima, Peru with a nice donut in lovely light.

Carlos Sainz Jr. Red Bull Racing
Carlos Sainz Jr. Red Bull Racing

Photo by: Red Bull Content Pool

 


7. In victory celebrations, the closer the better sometimes. And this isn't always possible with how parc fermé/victory lane is set up. We love this super wide angle shot.

Race winner Julio Campos
Race winner Julio Campos

Photo by: Duda Bairros

 


6. Tire marks and a famous Spaniard.

Marc Marquez, Repsol Honda Team
Marc Marquez, Repsol Honda Team

Photo by: Repsol Media

 


 

5. This shows just how packed tight the driver is sitting in these LMP cars. Claustrophobics need not apply.

#26 G-Drive Racing Ligier JS P2: Sam Bird
#26 G-Drive Racing Ligier JS P2: Sam Bird

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

 


4. One of several iconic shots from Le Mans, only possible during the Test Day as this large sign will be covered with adverts come race week, sadly.

#9 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 e-tron quattro: René Rast, Filipe Albuquerque, Marco Bonanomi, #12 Rebellion Racing Rebellion R-One: Nicolas Prost, Nick Heidfeld, Mathias Beche, #44 Ibanez Racing ORECA 03R: Yutaka Yamagishi, Pierre Perret, José Ibanez,
#9 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 e-tron quattro: René Rast, Filipe Albuquerque, Marco Bonanomi, #12 Rebellion Racing Rebellion R-One: Nicolas Prost, Nick Heidfeld, Mathias Beche, #44 Ibanez Racing ORECA 03R: Yutaka Yamagishi, Pierre Perret, José Ibanez,

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

 


3. Driving in the rain is difficult. And so is shooting in the rain. Lovely moody image of Detroit's finest gray day.

Carlos Munoz, Andretti Autosport Honda
Carlos Munoz, Andretti Autosport Honda

Photo by: David Yowe

 


2. The smoke, which makes the crew members standout (pop) really takes this image to the next level. Nice celebratory moment.

Race winner Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet celebrates with his team
Race winner Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet celebrates with his team

Photo by: NASCAR Media

 


1. The 56 cars in this now famous annual shot speak for themselves.

Car photoshoot
Car photoshoot

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

 

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Series General
Drivers Jimmie Johnson , Julio Campos , Sam Bird , Carlos Munoz , Carlos Sainz Jr. , Marc Marquez
Teams Repsol Honda Team , Yamaha Factory Racing , Team Joest , Andretti Autosport , Hendrick Motorsports , G-Drive Racing
Article type Commentary