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    Colorado Springs, United States of America.

    Intertitle: "Motoring Extraordinary. Pike's Peak, 14,110 feet high with 147 bad curves, successfully climbed".

    M/S of a racing car on a mountainside path, a man signals to the driver with a flag and it drives away. The car has a large number five painted on the radiator, the man signals to the next car in line - number six. L/S, looking down a snowy mountain track, spectators line the way, a racing car drives past. Good L/S of pine covered mountains. L/S of a car making its way around a deserted snowy track at the edge of a mountain. L/S of a car driving up a rocky slope, spectators on the brow of the hill are silhouetted against the sky. M/S of a car coming around a bend at a great speed, a small group of spectators cheer wildly. Various shots of the car driving on mountain paths, creating large dust clouds.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:52:00 / 01:21:06:00
    G 720
    Sort Number:
    G 0720
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    Sport & Leisure
    33 days
  • Stills

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

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