Motor finish

Drivers racing towards Turn 9 during Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit as seen from Swissotel The Stamford. Rain fell for the first time in 10 editions during the night race. From top: Fans watching Mercedes' championship
Fans watching Mercedes' championship leader Lewis Hamilton approaching Turn 22 during first practice last Friday, with the backdrop of Gardens by the Bay and Marina Bay Sands.

Our photojournalists' pick of the Singapore GP drama and action on and off the track on its 10th anniversary ST Photos: Mark Cheong, Ariffin Jamar, Joyce Fang, Kevin Lim

 Fans watching Mercedes' championship
It's double 10 as American pop rock group OneRepublic celebrated their 10th anniversary at the Padang on Friday during the 10th edition of the race.

 Fans watching Mercedes' championship
Fans straining to get a shot of DJ/production duo The Chainsmokers on Saturday.

 Fans watching Mercedes' championship
McLaren's Fernando Alonso is collateral damage as the smashed-up cars of Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Red Bull's Max Verstappen slide to a halt just after Turn 1 seconds after the race start. The two-time world champion lasted till Lap 9 when he was forced to retire.

 Fans watching Mercedes' championship
Drivers racing towards Turn 9 during Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix at the Marina Bay Street Circuit as seen from Swissotel The Stamford. Rain fell for the first time in 10 editions during the night race.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 19, 2017, with the headline 'Motor finish'. Print Edition | Subscribe