2013 provided some truly epic racing action but beyond the on-track action there were many rich and varied motorsport stories to keep petrolhead fans enthralled. Some of these inspired while others left despairing fans holding their heads in their hands.
We've picked five (personal) highs and lows from the past 12 months and listed them below. Let us know what your choices might be in the comments below.
Top five highs of 2013..
And the top five lows..
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