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    JIM REDMAN OF RHODESIA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) WON THE 350 cc EVENT IN THE MONZA MOTORCYCLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP GRAND PRIX.

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    JIM REDMAN OF RHODESIA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) WON THE 350 cc EVENT IN THE MONZA MOTORCYCLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP GRAND PRIX.

    REDMAN LEAD FROM START TO FINISH IN A RACE THAT CONFIRMED HIS POSITION AT THE TOP OF THE WORLD 350 cc CHAMPIONSHIP TABLE. THROUGHOUT THE RACE HE WAS STRONGLY PURSUED BY A FELLOW RHODESIAN, BRUCE BEALE. BOTH RIDERS WERE ON JAPANESE HONDA MACHINES.

    THE DISTANCE OF THE 350 cc EVEN WAS 155 1/4 KM (96.4 MILES) AND RED MAN COMPLETED THE COURSE IN 51 MINUTES 31 SECONDS - AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 181 KILOMETRES PER HOUR (112 1/2 MPH). BEALE'S TIME WAS 51 MINUTES 53.2 SECS.

    THE FASTEST LAP WAS COMPLETED BY REMO VENTURI OF ITALY IN 1 MINUTE 50.3 SECS AT AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 187.669 KILOMETRES PER HOUR (116.60 MPH). VENTURI RETIRED IN THE FOURTH LAP WITH MECHANICAL TROUBLE.

    AT THE END OF THE RACE, WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS IN THE 350 cc CLASS WERE -
    JIM REDMAN (RHODESIA) 40 POINTS
    BRUCE BEALE (RHODESIA) 24 POINTS
    MIKE DUFF (CANADA) 20 POINTS
    GUSTAV HAVEL (CZECH) 10 POINTS

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1HYO9PZP9UJZTJPZAGSPI4Y0M
    Media URN:
    VLVA1HYO9PZP9UJZTJPZAGSPI4Y0M
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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