• Short Summary

    Bobby Unser, the 39-year-old racing driver from Albuquerque, set a track record of nearly 142 miles-an-hour (228 kph), and then went on to win the Phoenix 150 race by a four-second margin--despite a slow and slippery track--on March 18, 1972.

  • Description

    Bobby Unser, the 39-year-old racing driver from Albuquerque, set a track record of nearly 142 miles-an-hour (228 kph), and then went on to win the Phoenix 150 race by a four-second margin--despite a slow and slippery track--on March 18, 1972.

    Unser's average speed was a shade under 103 miles-an-hour (166 kph). Hard on his heels was Mario Andretti, Formula One All-time Grand Prix winner.

    This film carries a voice on film commentary. An alternative commentary is provided.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA17AKPZZSC5OGNUQJ3WAW11D0Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA17AKPZZSC5OGNUQJ3WAW11D0Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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