The Big Picture 2013-02-13

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The Big Picture 2013-02-13

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Edoardo Mortara and Mattias Ekström unveil Audi's 2013 DTM car
Edoardo Mortara and Mattias Ekström unveil Audi's 2013 DTM car

Photo by: Audi Communications Motorsport

Felipe Massa, Ferrari F138
Felipe Massa, Ferrari F138

Photo by: XPB Images

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Photo by: Bathurst 12H

Henning Solberg and Stéphane Prévot, Ford Fiesta RS WRC, M-Sport Ford World Rally Team
Henning Solberg and Stéphane Prévot, Ford Fiesta RS WRC, M-Sport Ford World Rally Team

Photo by: XPB Images

#44 Flying Lizard Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: Spencer Pumpelly, Nelson Canache, Archie Hamilton, #62 Risi Competizione Ferrari F458 Italia: Olivier Beretta, Matteo Malucelli
#44 Flying Lizard Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: Spencer Pumpelly, Nelson Canache, Archie Hamilton, #62 Risi Competizione Ferrari F458 Italia: Olivier Beretta, Matteo Malucelli

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

Photo by: Volkswagen Motorsport

Scenic action
Scenic action

Photo by: XPB Images

#88 Maranello Motorsport Ferrari 458: Allan Simonsen, Mika Salo, John Bowe, Peter Edwards
#88 Maranello Motorsport Ferrari 458: Allan Simonsen, Mika Salo, John Bowe, Peter Edwards

Photo by: Maranello Motorsport

Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

Photo by: Volkswagen Motorsport

Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing RB9
Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing RB9

Photo by: XPB Images

Johannes van Overbeek
Johannes van Overbeek

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen, Citroën DS3 WRC, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team
Mikko Hirvonen and Jarmo Lehtinen, Citroën DS3 WRC, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team

Photo by: Citroën Communication

#11 JDX Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: Mike Hedlund, Jan Heylen, Jon Fogarty and #6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03c Honda: Lucas Luhr, Klaus Graf
#11 JDX Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup: Mike Hedlund, Jan Heylen, Jon Fogarty and #6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03c Honda: Lucas Luhr, Klaus Graf

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

#88 Maranello Motorsport Ferrari 458: Allan Simonsen, Mika Salo, John Bowe, Peter Edwards
#88 Maranello Motorsport Ferrari 458: Allan Simonsen, Mika Salo, John Bowe, Peter Edwards

Photo by: Bathurst 12H

#6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03c Honda: Lucas Luhr, Klaus Graf
#6 Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03c Honda: Lucas Luhr, Klaus Graf

Photo by: Eric Gilbert

Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W04
Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W04

Photo by: XPB Images

Podium: winners Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
Podium: winners Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

Photo by: Volkswagen Motorsport

Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

Photo by: willyweyens.com

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