• Short Summary

    NINETY-SEVEN TEAMS HEADED OFF TODAY (MONDAY) IN THE 21ST ANNUAL TULIP RALLY THROUGHOUT HOLLAND AND THREE OTHER EUROPEAN COUNTRIES.

  • Description

    NINETY-SEVEN TEAMS HEADED OFF TODAY (MONDAY) IN THE 21ST ANNUAL TULIP RALLY THROUGHOUT HOLLAND AND THREE OTHER EUROPEAN COUNTRIES.

    THE RALLY, WHICH IS RECOGNISED AS ONE OF THE MOST KEENLY CONTESTED IN EUROPE, IS SCHEDULED TO FINISH IN ROTTERDAM NEXT THURSDAY (MAY 1). FOREIGN CREWS COMPETING INCLUDE 16 FROM ENGLAND, SIX FROM SWEDEN AND FIVE EACH FROM BELGIUM, FRANCE AND WEST GERMANY.

    THE RALLY TAKES THE CARS THROUGH MOST OF HOLLAND, AS WELL AS BELGIUM, LUXEMBOURG AND FRANCE. THIS YEAR'S TEST HAS DRAWN ONLY A FEW FAMOUS RALLY NAMES AND A POLISH DRIVER, SOBIESLAV ZASADA, IN A WORKS PORSCHE, IS FAVOURITE.

    POINTS SCORED IN THE RALLY COUNT TOWARDS THE EUROPEAN RALLY CHAMPIONSHIPS BUT THE OVERALL WINNER WILL NOT BE KNOWN UNTIL AFTER FINAL ELIMINATION TESTS ON THE ZANDVOORT RACING CIRCUIT NEXT SATURDAY (MAY 3).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2WWVS7LP9ZHTSCIOEJR6W51E8
    Media URN:
    VLVA2WWVS7LP9ZHTSCIOEJR6W51E8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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