Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-03-10

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-03-10

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.

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10. Start action

10. Start action
1/10

Photo by: Rodrigo Ruiz

The Brazilian Stock Car series is a colorful and exciting series that we love to cover.

9. Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet

9. Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet
2/10

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

These in-the-car-in-your-face photos are really only possible if the photographer has a good relationship with the driver. It's invasion of privacy, if you know what I mean.

8. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport get a car wash at a stop light

8. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport get a car wash at a stop light
3/10

Photo by: Red Bull Content Pool

When you're the leader of Rally Mexico, you have time for a quick dust off between special stages. What a fun photo.

7. Race winner Brad Keselowski, Team Penske Ford

7. Race winner Brad Keselowski, Team Penske Ford
4/10

Photo by: Action Sports Photography

Brad Keselowski and his Murican flag.

6. Eric Camilli, Benjamin Veillas, M-Sport Ford Fiesta WRC

6. Eric Camilli, Benjamin Veillas, M-Sport Ford Fiesta WRC
5/10

Photo by: Red Bull Content Pool

This famous Rally Mexico tunnel.

5. Repaving work on the Hungaroring

5. Repaving work on the Hungaroring
6/10

Photo by: Hungaroring

A well-deserved facelift for the Hungaroring (most of the surface was 30 years old). Goodbye to those infamous bumps that drivers loved to complain about.

4. Andreas Mikkelsen, Anders Jäger, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

4. Andreas Mikkelsen, Anders Jäger, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
7/10

Photo by: Red Bull Content Pool

What a cool atmospheric shot of small-town Mexico during the WRC event.

3. Trevor Bayne, Roush Fenway Racing Ford

3. Trevor Bayne, Roush Fenway Racing Ford
8/10

Photo by: NASCAR Media

Sparks! In the day time! Bonus points for that.

2. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

2. Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
9/10

Photo by: Volkswagen Motorsport

Rally Mexico winner getting totally bonkers air.

Andreas Mikkelsen, Anders Jäger, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport

Andreas Mikkelsen, Anders Jäger, Volkswagen Polo WRC, Volkswagen Motorsport
10/10

Photo by: Red Bull Content Pool

Incredible drone angle on this stream crossing. The shape made by the water makes this image number 1.
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