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  • Description

    Trenton, New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    SV. Saloon car driven by 'hell driver' - the car is driven backwards. Driver starts to slew it around the right way. SV. Car being driven with the two near-side wheels up a ramp - it crushes and turns over. SCU. Driver jumps out unhurt and waves to the crowds. GV Three cars - two up and over ramps and the third in between the ramps - after leaving ramps they come down on two more ramps and continue on their way. SV. Pan with car which slides up and over ramp. As it comes down it fails to clear another car (which is stationary in its path) and crashes. CU. Driver getting out unhurt. GV. Out of windscreen, of car travelling towards ramp. GV. Towards car as it leaves ramp and flies over the camera.

    (F.G.) (Orig."E")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31120
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    545.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:22:00 / 01:21:54:00
    Canister:
    55/79
    Sort Number:
    55/079
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    angst - who's line? 1950s and 1960s New Jersey
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The stunt-driving troupe featured here were called "Jack Kochman's Hell Drivers".

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