Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-05-31

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-05-31

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.

To see more of Scott Dixon's insane crash, check out the frame by frame sequence here.

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10. Tom Chilton, Sébastien Loeb Racing, Citroën C-Elysée WTCC
10. Tom Chilton, Sébastien Loeb Racing, Citroën C-Elysée WTCC
1/10

Photo by: FIA WTCC

Anything on the Nordschleife is always worth a second look. And the Karussell is, of course, the iconic shot.
9. Atmosphere in the night
9. Atmosphere in the night
2/10

Photo by: Porsche Motorsport

Trailing lights during the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring are impressive, and colorful.
8. #100 BMW Team SRM BMW M6 GT3: Steve Richards, James Bergmuller
8. #100 BMW Team SRM BMW M6 GT3: Steve Richards, James Bergmuller
3/10

Photo by: BMW Australia

Nice use of what's there. And really gives an impression of the "big sky" at Phillip Island.
7. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
7. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
4/10

Photo by: Rusty Jarrett / NKP / Motorsport Images

Slow shutter speed on a night pitstop. An oldie but a goodie.
6. Leon Haslam, Puccetti Racing
6. Leon Haslam, Puccetti Racing
5/10

Photo by: Gold and Goose / Motorsport Images

Gold and Goose photographers are like crash magnets. It's rare they miss anything.
5. Takuma Sato, Andretti Autosport Honda celebrates his win of the Indy 500 by kissing the Borg-Warner Trophy on the yard of bricks
5. Takuma Sato, Andretti Autosport Honda celebrates his win of the Indy 500 by kissing the Borg-Warner Trophy on the yard of bricks
6/10

Photo by: Scott R LePage / Motorsport Images

The traditional (everything at Indy is tradition) kissing of the Borg-Warner Trophy. And Sato couldn't be happier.
4. Jenson Button, McLaren MCL32
4. Jenson Button, McLaren MCL32
7/10

Photo by: Glenn Dunbar / Motorsport Images

Sparks and slow shutter. Lovely angle and really makes the McLaren look good.
3. #704 Traum Motorsport, SCG SCG003C: Jeff Westphal, Franck Mailleux, Thomas Mutsch, Andreas Simonsen, Felipe Fernandez Laser
3. #704 Traum Motorsport, SCG SCG003C: Jeff Westphal, Franck Mailleux, Thomas Mutsch, Andreas Simonsen, Felipe Fernandez Laser
8/10

Photo by: Alexander Trienitz

Absolutely stunning sun set photo.
2. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H
2. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H
9/10

Photo by: Zak Mauger / Motorsport Images

Monaco, of course.
1. Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi Racing Honda in a huge crash
1. Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi Racing Honda in a huge crash
10/10

Photo by: Michael C. Johnson / Amarillo Globe News

If you missed it, we did an entire gallery featuring this sequence frame by frame. Truly a remarkable bit of photography. Definitely a front runner for photo of the year so far.
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