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    DONINGTON PARK,UK/MUGELLO, ITALY

    Scotland's Johnny Dumfries raced from pole position to win the seventh round of the British Formula 3 championship at Donington Park on May 20.Team BP driver Dumfries in a Ralt RC3 (car No.1) took an early lead, and remained well ahead of other competitors throughout the race.His victory was the sixth out of the seven races held so far in the series.Canada's Allen Berg came second, also in a Ralt RC3, in 23 minutes, 36.57 seconds, against Dumfries!

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    BRITISH FORMULA 3 RACE AT DONINGTON PARK
    1. GV Start of race. 0.15
    2. GV Drivers speed round bend. 0.26
    3. GV Johnny Dumfries in Ralt RC3 (No. 1) leading. 0.42
    4. GV Ross Cheever (No. 10) trying to overtake Tony Trevor in Ralt (No. 30) 0.51
    5. GV Andrew Gilbert Scott (No. 5) battles to overtake Trevor, goes off track, but regains control and continues race. 1.03
    6. GVs Drivers go round bend. (4 SHOTS) 1.39
    7. GV Dumfries crossing finish and winning race. 1.43
    8. SV Dumfries receiving trophy. 1.49
    EUROPEAN FORMULA 2 RACE AT MUGELLO CIRCUIT, ITALY
    9. GV Start of race. 2.05
    10. GVs Mike Thackwell in Ralt-Honda (Car No. 1) leading well ahead of rest of field. (4 SHOTS) 2.33
    11. GV Thackwell round bend far ahead of Michel Ferte in Martini 001 (No. 7) and C. Danner in March 842 BMW (No. 66). (5 SHOTS) 3.14
    12. SV & GV Thackwell crossing finishing line. 3.22
    13. SV First, second and third drivers on rostrum. 3.27
    InitialsCC/JRS

    SPORT: MOTOR RACING
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    Background: DONINGTON PARK,UK/MUGELLO, ITALY

    Scotland's Johnny Dumfries raced from pole position to win the seventh round of the British Formula 3 championship at Donington Park on May 20.Team BP driver Dumfries in a Ralt RC3 (car No.1) took an early lead, and remained well ahead of other competitors throughout the race.His victory was the sixth out of the seven races held so far in the series.Canada's Allen Berg came second, also in a Ralt RC3, in 23 minutes, 36.57 seconds, against Dumfries! time of 23 minutes, 33.36 seconds.The threatened challenge of Donington expert, Russel Spence, failed to materialise.Spence (Ralt RC3) who now trails Dumfries overall by 32 points, came third in 23 minutes 40.38 seconds.Britain's Tony Trevor, who qualified in his self-financed Ralt, finished fourth.

    On the same day in Italy, New Zealand's Mike Thackwell took a 21-point lead in the European Formula 2 Championship, when he won his third successive race, at Mugello in one hour, 13 minutes, 38.89 seconds.His chief rival, Ralt-Honda team mate Robert Moreno of Brazil, (car No.2) crashed in the first lap.France's Michel Ferte driving a Martini 001 (No.7) came second in one hour, 14 minutes, 58.89 seconds.C.Danner in a March 842 BMW (No.66) took third place in one hour, 15 minutes, 0.93 seconds.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1KQ3XSAEEK4035BMXJHCKIJ95
    Media URN:
    VLVA1KQ3XSAEEK4035BMXJHCKIJ95
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1984
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:26:00
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    N/A

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