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    Full title reads: "Frankfurt. Motor Show".

    Frankfurt, West Germany.

    GV cars in the show.

    LV looking along line of Mercedes. SV the Mercedes convertible 220 SE. SV the Mercedes 300 SL sports car.

    GV the show. SV elevated the Chevrolet Corvette on the turntable. CU the front of a Corvette as it is turning.

    SV Italian Lancia.

    SV car on machine which is testing tyres for wear car goes across on rollers. CU car on the machine. CU tyre on roller.

    SV a Porsche competition sports pan to another Porsche car with hard top is a Coupe. SV the Porsche Coupe. CU President Dr Heinrich Lubke looking at cars. SV A Bentley. SV elevated the CU Prinz on turntable with part of the bonnet cut away. SV the Prinz revolving. CU Minister Professor Ludwig Erhard. SV Fords on display one of them is the old type T model and another is the German Ford Taunus.

    SV BMW 15,000 on turntable. SV the Fiat Abarch sports car. SV Volkswagens on turntable the new 15,000 in foreground and the regular type of background.

    SV Rolls Royce Phantom Five. CU the Phantom Five. GV the show.

    Amendment October 2011: A visitor to the site has written in with additional information. The Lancia referred to is the Lancia Flaminia GT. The car on the tyre-tester is a Renault 4. The "Porsche Coupe" is a Porsche 356. The "Prinz" is an NSU Prinz. The BMW is a BMW 1500, not 15,000. The Fiat is a Fiat Abarth, not "Abarch". The first Volkswagen is a Volkswagen 1500, not 15,000. Alongside it is a Volkswagen Beetle.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:41:00
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    german engineer bikes Kleinwagenausstellung Cars Automobile Tour de France US Car Companies
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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