The All-Motorsport Power Rankings: Week Eight
Proper track racing that turns right occasionally (and no A1GP and Grand-Am don't count).
The World Touring Car Championship got under way in Curitiba, Brazil at the weekend, with the field having approximately this view of the Seat Leons all weekend.
Elsewhere there have been arguments, accidents, "management buy-outs" and one bout of tyre chasing.
Caution: This slideshow includes some incredible painful puns. You have been warned.
15) Matt Kenseth (NASCAR)
14) Sam Hornish Jr (NASCAR)
13) Tomas Enge (Le Mans Series)
12) Martin Truex Jr (NASCAR)
11) David Richards (Le Mans Series)
10) Sebastien Buemi (Formula 1)
9) Jenson Button (Formula 1)
8) Bruno Senna (Le Mans Series)
7) Gabriele Tarquini (WTCC)
6) Hugues de Chaunac (Le Mans Series)
5) Kris Meeke (IRC)
4) Ross Brawn (Formula 1)
Honda team saved by Brawn after close shave.
3) Jeff Gordon (NASCAR)
Second at Atlanta a topping the early point standings. Anyone else getting that ominous ‘fifth title’ feeling?
2) Yvan Muller (WTCC)
How to start your WTCC title defense.
1. Gain Pole Position - Check
2. Win Race - Check
3. Get Fastest Lap - Check
1) Kurt Busch (NASCAR)
The “other” Busch dominated the race, despite narrowing his car against a wall.
Who thought that Chevy would be the last manufacturer to win this year?