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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ireland. The Greatest Road Race Ever! Nuvolari in an Alfa Romeo, wins for Italy - 36 cars from all countries from 'Baby Sevens' to great racers, took part."

    Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Eire.

    Pan along the busy pit lane before the start of this motorcar race.

    The cars speed away from the start. Various scenes of racing action around the course. Crowds line the course, part of which runs along public roads.

    The winner, Tazio Nuvolari, comes into the pits at the end of the race and is congratulated by his crew.

    Shots of Nuvolari being congratulated. CU of him in racing helmet and goggles smoking a cigarette.

    Amendment April 2011: This is believed to be run over the Ards Circuit in Northern Ireland.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    6397
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    719.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:57:00 / 01:44:21:00
    Canister:
    30/25
    Sort Number:
    30/025
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Micheal O Muircheartaigh ALFA ROMEO Nuvolari Tazio Nuvolari
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The previous amendment dated April 2011 is correct, the race was run at Ards, Belfast. The date of the race was 23 August 1930.

    Nuvolari's car is an Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS.

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