Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-11-23

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-11-23

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10. Champion Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
10. Champion Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
1/10

Photo by: NASCAR Media

Winning seven championships in any discipline is a huge feat that very few drivers have achieved. Well done Jimmie.
9. Peugeot 3008 DKR
9. Peugeot 3008 DKR
2/10

Photo by: Peugeot Sport

All of the work that goes into one entry for the two-week long Dakar rally.
8. Lando Norris, Carlin Dallara Volkswagen
8. Lando Norris, Carlin Dallara Volkswagen
3/10

Photo by: Alexander Trienitz

The streets of Macau are so unsuited for racing that the incongruity between fast F3 machines and the high-rise buildings and tight roadways is evident everywhere. But that's why we love it.
7. #1 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Timo Bernhard, Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley
7. #1 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Timo Bernhard, Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley
4/10

Photo by: Porsche Motorsport

The Porsche Team busy at work during qualifying for the 6 Hours of Bahrain. Everybody has a job to do...
6. Sébastien Ogier, Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
6. Sébastien Ogier, Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
5/10

Photo by: Volkswagen Motorsport

Speaking of going, VW will of course not be returning to the WRC, so images like this one will not be seen again.
5. #8 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18: Lucas di Grassi, Loic Duval, Oliver Jarvis
5. #8 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18: Lucas di Grassi, Loic Duval, Oliver Jarvis
6/10

Photo by: Vision Sport Agency

For Audi's final hoorah in sportscar racing, they went out on top. Thank you for a great 18 years.
4. Kevin Benavides, Monster Energy Honda Team
4. Kevin Benavides, Monster Energy Honda Team
7/10

Photo by: Honda

Here we go, the Dakar is now just around the corner!
3. #2 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Romain Dumas, Neel Jani, Marc Lieb
3. #2 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Romain Dumas, Neel Jani, Marc Lieb
8/10

Photo by: Porsche Motorsport

Bahrain is famous for its desert sunsets.
2. Race action
2. Race action
9/10

Photo by: Rainier Ehrhardt

And so to is Homestead for the NASCAR finale. That Florida sun can be quite intense, even at dusk.
1. Andreas Mikkelsen, Anders Jäger, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
1. Andreas Mikkelsen, Anders Jäger, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
10/10

Photo by: Red Bull Content Pool

A flying Polo to close the curtain on VW's rallying experience. Cheers!
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