Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-09-07

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2016-09-07

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. Mercedes-Benz Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6

10. Mercedes-Benz Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6
1/10

Photo by: Chantilly Arts and Elegance

Love it or hate it, you can't help but make one hell of an entrance with this thing.

9. Crash involving Jolyon Palmer, Renault Sport F1 Team RS16 and Felipe Nasr, Sauber C35

9. Crash involving Jolyon Palmer, Renault Sport F1 Team RS16 and Felipe Nasr, Sauber C35
2/10

Photo by: XPB Images

A hop and a skip for an F1 car is never a good thing.

8. Jorge Navarro, Estrella Galicia 0,0 crash

8. Jorge Navarro, Estrella Galicia 0,0 crash
3/10

Photo by: Gold and Goose / Motorsport Images

One of these riders is about to have a bad day.

7. The end of the race where John Hunter Nemechek, NEMCO Motorsports Chevrolet and Cole Custer, JR Motorsports Chevrolet collided

7. The end of the race where John Hunter Nemechek, NEMCO Motorsports Chevrolet and Cole Custer, JR Motorsports Chevrolet collided
4/10

Photo by: NASCAR Media

Speaking of bad days, Cole Custer (right, smashed against the wall) had no fun as Nemechek took it about 4 steps too far at the finish of the NASCAR Truck race. That's when, as a photographer, you're thinking to yourself 'what did I just take pictures of?!'

6. #2 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Romain Dumas, Neel Jani, Marc Lieb

6. #2 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Romain Dumas, Neel Jani, Marc Lieb
5/10

Photo by: James Holland

Lovely shadow play of the magnificent Porsche 919 Hybrid. A marvel of engineering displayed in just the right Mexican sun light.

5. Mercedes AMG F1 W06 Hybrid with 2017 and 2016 Pirelli tyres

5. Mercedes AMG F1 W06 Hybrid with 2017 and 2016 Pirelli tyres
6/10

Photo by: Daimler AG

Holy wide tires Batman!

4. Antonio Fuoco, Trident

4. Antonio Fuoco, Trident
7/10

Photo by: GP3 Series Media Service

There's a basic concept in photography that is part of the medium's graphic nature. It's called leading lines and this is a fine example of it.

3. Casey Mears, Germain Racing Chevrolet

3. Casey Mears, Germain Racing Chevrolet
8/10

Photo by: NASCAR Media

A unique angle of the crisp Darlington evening light. Love the texture of the catch fence.

2. #66 Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Team UK Ford GT: Olivier Pla, Stefan Mücke

2. #66 Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Team UK Ford GT: Olivier Pla, Stefan Mücke
9/10

Photo by: Ford Motor Company

An already fabulous shape, the Ford GT is exquisite under low-light conditions.

1. Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet

1. Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet
10/10

Photo by: IndyCar Series

Not the first time we've seen this, but it's so very effective. And those distinctive baby blue barriers at Watkins Glen really add a pop to this image.
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