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    Item title reads: "Motoring Extraordinary! Glen Schultz wins "breakneck" race up 14, 110 ft. Pikes peak with its 146 dangerous bends - in 18 ½ minutes."

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    M/S cars race down a road, making large clouds of dust. They take chequered flags from an official. L/S of a mountain and a winding road with a tiny car racing uphill. Various shots of cars racing and turning in front of camera. Point of view shot from the racing car as it goes round mountain roads, close to cliff edge. The driver sits in the cockpit of a car and poses for camera.

    Note: Great shots by the cameraman on the hair pin bends.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33370
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    698.34
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:15:00 / 01:52:46:00
    Canister:
    G 1434
    Sort Number:
    G 1434
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Cliff Edges Cliff Edges
  • Stills

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

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