• Short Summary

    THE VOLKSWAGEN FACTORY IN WOLFSBURG (LOWER SAXONY) PUT THEIR LATEST MODEL THROUGH ITS PACES ON THE TRACK AT A PUBLIC SHOWING YESTERDAY (FRIDAY).

  • Description


    CARS ON TEST TRACK; DRIVER ALIGHTS FROM CAR; OPENS CAR DOORS; PETROL TANK CAP OPENED; BONNET OF CAR OPENED; CARS MANOEUVERING ON TRACK.




    Initials EH/VS/JF/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE VOLKSWAGEN FACTORY IN WOLFSBURG (LOWER SAXONY) PUT THEIR LATEST MODEL THROUGH ITS PACES ON THE TRACK AT A PUBLIC SHOWING YESTERDAY (FRIDAY). IT IS THE VW 411 -- THE FIRST MODEL OF THIS MAKE WITH FOUR DOORS TO BE TURNED OUT IN SERIAL PRODUCTION.

    THE VW 411 WILL BECOME AVAILABLE THIS AVAILABLE THIS AUTUMN; ALREADY THE FIRM REPORTS A STRONG DEMAND.

    THE VW 411 IS DESCRIBED AS A LARGE PRESTIGE TRAVELLING CAR WITH AMPLE ROOM FOR FIVE PEOPLE, AND PLENTY OF LUGGAGE SPACE. A TWO-DOOR VERSION IS ALSO AVAILABLE, AND THE VW 411 CAN BE OBTAINED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION.

    IT HAS ADJUSTABLE RECLINING SEATS, FRESH-AIR VENTILATION, THERMOSTATICALLY CONTROLLED HEATING WHICH CAN STAY ON WHEN THE ENGINE IS NOT RUNNING, AND MANY SAFETY FACTORS: THE FRONT AND REAR PORTIONS OF THE CAR ARE SHOCK-ABSORBING AND THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT IS SPECIALLY STRENGTHENED.

    ALONGSIDE THE NEW VW 411, THE FIRM WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE THE 1300/1500 AND 1600 MODELS WITH NUMEROUS IMPROVEMENTS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3296THDFLADS4MUY7OY3TQ54S
    Media URN:
    VLVA3296THDFLADS4MUY7OY3TQ54S
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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