• Short Summary

    Freddie Dixon wins the 500 mile race at Brooklands racecourse, Surrey.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "500-MILE RACE - Famous International drivers at Brooklands."

    Brooklands, Surrey.

    Start of the 500 mile race at Brooklands racetracks - first cars are off. Smaller cars are off. Various shots of the cars racing.

    Winner Freddie Dixon in his car after race. Freddie Dixon surrounded by people. A woman kisses him. People around give him three cheers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    797.11
    Media URN:
    8988
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:19:00 / 01:16:31:00
    Canister:
    34/77

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    The BRDC 500-mile outer circuit race on 22nd September 1934.

    Out of over thirty cars starting, only 7 cars were classified as finishers: three Rileys and four MG Magnettes.

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