Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-07-01

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-07-01

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10. The central display at the Goodwood Festival of Speed is always an impressive piece of structural art. And this year's Mazda centerpiece was no different. So cool to see.

The Goodwood display featuring Mazda
The Goodwood display featuring Mazda

Photo by: Anthony Rew

 


9. Formula E in central London on a beautiful weekend.

Sakon Yamamoto, Amlin Aguri
Sakon Yamamoto, Amlin Aguri

Photo by: FIA Formula E

 


8. A Bentley Continental GT3 through our favorite trees at Road America? Yes, please.

#20 Bentley Team Dyson Racing Bentley Continental GT3: Butch Leitzinger
#20 Bentley Team Dyson Racing Bentley Continental GT3: Butch Leitzinger

Photo by: David Yowe

 


7. Many elements in this photo come together to make a great frame: the smoke, Sonoma Raceway sign, crew members on the wall. It tells a story.

Race winner Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing
Race winner Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing

Photo by: NASCAR Media

 


6. The push/non-pass/cut-through heard around the world.

Valentino Rossi, Yamaha Factory Racing and Marc Marquez, Repsol Honda Team
Valentino Rossi, Yamaha Factory Racing and Marc Marquez, Repsol Honda Team

Photo by: Repsol Media

 


5. Holy wheel-hop Batman.

David Gilliland, Front Row Motorsports Ford
David Gilliland, Front Row Motorsports Ford

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

 


4. A fun shot from above showing precision drifting from the Formula Drift boys.

Drift action
Drift action

Photo by: Larry Chen / formulad.com

 


3. Fire-breathing BMW in the DTM.

Maxime Martin, BMW Team RMG BMW M4 DTM
Maxime Martin, BMW Team RMG BMW M4 DTM

Photo by: DTM

 


2. A living legend, Vale is great on the track, and even better at celebrating.

Race winner Valentino Rossi, Yamaha Factory Racing
Race winner Valentino Rossi, Yamaha Factory Racing

Photo by: Yamaha MotoGP

 


1. Worst-case scenario for Ryan Briscoe, flying backwards and landing on the nose, digging into the grass and doing some landscaping at Fontana.

Ryan Briscoe, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda in huge crash
Ryan Briscoe, Schmidt Peterson Motorsports Honda in huge crash

Photo by: IndyCar Series

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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