The Fastest Thing On Wheels 1927

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    Item title reads: " The fastest thing on wheels. Major Segrave gains great triumph for Britain, attaining speed of over 203 mph in all-British 1,000h.p Sunbeam car."

    Wolverhampton, West Midlands

    M/S as the huge Sunbeam race car is wheeled through a narrow doorway by struggling workers and mechanics. Various shots of the car with Segrave seated inside. There is a crowd around and Segrave kneels on the bonnet while mechanics make adjustments to the engine.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/03/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    32843
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    674.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:09:00 / 01:56:12:00
    Canister:
    G 1385
    Sort Number:
    G 1385
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    Sport & Leisure Travel & Exploration
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    Sports cars Workshops
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