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    Full title reads: "£200,000 Show Finds Wonders On Two Wheels".

    Earls Court, London. British motorcycle show.

    SV Cycle wheel revolving pan to other exhibits. MV People looking at exhibits. CU Boy peering through motorcycle frame.

    MV Triumph Speed Twin showing suspension on rollers. CU Rear wheel going up and down on rollers.

    MV Excelsior 250cc, track in to show two-stroke vertical twin engine. Price £143.14.8d.

    MV Most expensive model - 'Vincent HRD' - £553. SV Salesman chatting to buyer. CU Salesman demonstrating foot change lever with hands. CU Speedometer with graduation up to 180 mph.

    SV Cheapest model 'James' - £61.11.11d. Track out from engine to MV of cycle.

    MV People walking around show.

    MV Pan 'Vesper' scooter. CU Man operating kick start.

    MV Man getting in 'Bond Minicar' - 100 miles to the gallon, 40 mph. SV Reverse angle, man operating hand change lever. SV Lifting hood to reveal small engine.

    MV People walking around show. LV exhibition with stands.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46480
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1425.37
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:51:00 / 01:57:03:00
    Canister:
    49/86
    Sort Number:
    49/086
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Motorcycling bikes Earls Court
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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