Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-11-08

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-11-08
Nov 9, 2017, 1:53 AM

Your weekly dose of top 10 photos from around the world, shot by the award-winning Motorsport.com photographers and contributors.

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

We hope you enjoy it as much as we did selecting these photos. Express yourself and let us know what you think!

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10. #7 Toyota Gazoo Racing Toyota TS050-Hybrid: Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi, Jose Maria Lopez leads

10. #7 Toyota Gazoo Racing Toyota TS050-Hybrid: Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi, Jose Maria Lopez leads
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Photo by: JEP / LAT Images

Shanghai's main straight is a crazy futuristic sight, to be sure. And it's fascinating to see the start of a race here.

9. Nick Percat, Brad Jones Racing Holden

 9. Nick Percat, Brad Jones Racing Holden
2/10

Photo by: Daniel Kalisz / LAT Images

The selfie game in Supercars is strong.

8. Eugene Laverty, Milwaukee Aprilia

8. Eugene Laverty, Milwaukee Aprilia
3/10

Photo by: Gold and Goose / LAT Images

Letting it all hang out.

7. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet

7. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
4/10

Photo by: Michael L. Levitt / LAT Images

This is what you'd call a nice "pocket of light."

6. Scott McLaughlin, Team Penske Ford

 6. Scott McLaughlin, Team Penske Ford
5/10

Photo by: Daniel Kalisz / LAT Images

We're suckers for nice, calming reflections.

5. McLaren Renault 2018 concept

5. McLaren Renault 2018 concept
6/10

Here's your mid-selection interlude: a hypothetical rendering of the papaya livery.

4. #1 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Neel Jani, Andre Lotterer, Nick Tandy

4. #1 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Neel Jani, Andre Lotterer, Nick Tandy
7/10

Photo by: Porsche AG

Time to go to work Mr. Jani. We love this detail shot from above.

3. Race winner Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing Ford

3. Race winner Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing Ford
8/10

Photo by: Michael L. Levitt / LAT Images

Victory Lane at Texas Motor Speedway is one chaotically over-the-top celebration. Confetti, FIRE, a rifle as one of the trophies, it's definitely Texas-sized.

2. Race winner Shane van Gisbergen, Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden

2. Race winner Shane van Gisbergen, Triple Eight Race Engineering Holden
9/10

Photo by: Daniel Kalisz / LAT Images

Lovely smoke and mirrors from the big winner in NZ.

1. Marco Melandri, Ducati Team

1. Marco Melandri, Ducati Team
10/10

Photo by: Gold and Goose / LAT Images

The red ball heads to bed as Melandri does a few laps. A lovely sight that isn't often photographed in racing (Sebring is an exception).

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