The Big Picture 2013-06-05

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Daniel Sordo and Carlos del Barrio, Citroen DS3 WRC, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team
Daniel Sordo and Carlos del Barrio, Citroen DS3 WRC, Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team

Photo by: Citroën Communication

Race winner Kyle Busch celebrates
Race winner Kyle Busch celebrates

Photo by: Getty Images

Valentino Rossi, Yamaha Factory Racing
Valentino Rossi, Yamaha Factory Racing

Photo by: Yamaha MotoGP

Marco Sorensen
Marco Sorensen

Photo by: DPPI

Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Roush Fenway Racing Ford
Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Roush Fenway Racing Ford

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa
Jorge Lorenzo and Dani Pedrosa

Photo by: Yamaha MotoGP

Marco Wittmann, BMW Team MTEK BMW M3 DTM
Marco Wittmann, BMW Team MTEK BMW M3 DTM

Photo by: ITR eV

Stoffel Vandoorne
Stoffel Vandoorne

Photo by: DPPI

Start: Mike Conway, Dale Coyne Racing Honda leads
Start: Mike Conway, Dale Coyne Racing Honda leads

Photo by: Chris Owens

Jorge Lorenzo, Yamaha Factory Racing
Jorge Lorenzo, Yamaha Factory Racing

Photo by: Bridgestone Corporation

Danica Patrick, Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet
Danica Patrick, Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

Race winner Tony Stewart, Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet celebrates
Race winner Tony Stewart, Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet celebrates

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

Stirling Moss and Lewis Hamilton pose for photographs
Stirling Moss and Lewis Hamilton pose for photographs

Photo by: XPB Images

Race winner Bruno Spengler, BMW Team Schnitzer BMW M3 DTM
Race winner Bruno Spengler, BMW Team Schnitzer BMW M3 DTM

Photo by: ITR eV

Bruno Spengler, BMW Team Schnitzer, BMW M3 DTM
Bruno Spengler, BMW Team Schnitzer, BMW M3 DTM

Photo by: ITR eV

Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul, Ford Fiesta WRC, Qatar M-Sport WRT
Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul, Ford Fiesta WRC, Qatar M-Sport WRT

Photo by: XPB Images

Race winners Max Angelelli, Jordan Taylor
Race winners Max Angelelli, Jordan Taylor

Photo by: General Motors

Nicky Hayden, Ducati Team
Nicky Hayden, Ducati Team

Photo by: Ducati Corse

Race winner Simon Pagenaud, Schmidt Peterson Motorsport Honda celebrates
Race winner Simon Pagenaud, Schmidt Peterson Motorsport Honda celebrates

Photo by: Chris Jones

Flying Richard Goddard
Flying Richard Goddard

Photo by: XPB Images

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