Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-09-21

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Welcome to this week's top 10 photos chosen by our own photo editors.

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10. #36 Signatech Alpine A470 Gibson: Andre Negrao, Gustavo Menezes, Nicolas Lapierre

10. #36 Signatech Alpine A470 Gibson: Andre Negrao, Gustavo Menezes, Nicolas Lapierre
1/10

This shot never gets old. The patterns and colors always make for a visually pleasing image.

9. 2017 champion Josef Newgarden, Team Penske Chevrolet celebrates

9. 2017 champion Josef Newgarden, Team Penske Chevrolet celebrates
2/10

The traditional kissing of the trophy is part of most sports photography.

8. Stoffel Vandoorne, McLaren MCL32

8. Stoffel Vandoorne, McLaren MCL32
3/10

Getting a shot like this involves "seeing" light in a different way than most. A different take on night racing photography. The touch of color from the fans in the background helps too.

7. Todd Hazelwood, Brad Jones Racing Holden, Jonothan Webb, Tekno Autosports Holden crash

7.  Todd Hazelwood, Brad Jones Racing Holden, Jonothan Webb, Tekno Autosports Holden crash
4/10

If we can see the undercarriage, chances are you'll be in the Top 10 Photos of the week.

6. Sergio Perez, Sahara Force India F1 VJM10

 6. Sergio Perez, Sahara Force India F1 VJM10
5/10

Pure are for art's sake. The pattern of lights that complement the Force India's pink livery, all reflected in a puddle of rain water. We really like this little slice of magic.

5. Will Power, Team Penske Chevrolet

5. Will Power, Team Penske Chevrolet
6/10

This mood-setting shot uses a photo technique called framing to perfection.

4. Race winner Martin Truex Jr., Furniture Row Racing Toyota

4. Race winner Martin Truex Jr., Furniture Row Racing Toyota
7/10

Leave it to NASCAR to slime the winner of their race. For those unaware, a kids television show in the 90s "slimed" their contestants. Marketing 101.

3. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF70H collides, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H and Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB13

3. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF70H collides, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H and Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB13
8/10

Of course this was going to be included. No comment here.

2. Crash, Tom Sykes, Kawasaki Racing

2. Crash, Tom Sykes, Kawasaki Racing
9/10

This was a vicious crash but Sykes "only" suffered a dislocated finger. The bike wasn't so lucky.

1. Sparks pour from the rear of Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB13

1. Sparks pour from the rear of Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB13
10/10

Sparks folks. It's the reason the Singapore GP is one of our favs. Here there are sparks within sparks. I mean really...

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