• Short Summary

    The 3-lap Isle of Man race for sidecars June 13 was won in record time by H.

  • Description

    1.
    Top V Motorcycles get ready.
    0.03

    2.
    LV No.1. Fath (Germany) and No.2. P.V. Harris (GB) starting off.
    0.07

    3.
    SV Crowd in stands.
    0.09

    4.
    LV No.3. Scheidagger (Switzerland) and No.5. Camathias (Switzerland) starting off.
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    5.
    PAN No.1. Fath round bend.
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    6.
    SV No.5. Camathias round bend.
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    7.
    SV No.9 Greenwood on Triumph round bend.
    0.26

    8.
    CU No.1. Fath turning corner.
    0.30

    9.
    SV No.5. Camathias turning corner.
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    10.
    LV TOWARDS..Fath racing, followed by another combination.
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    11.
    SV PAN TO BV. Camathias past.
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    12.
    TOP V..Two sidecars towards.
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    13.
    LV TOWARDS PAN to BV..two riders past.
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    14.
    CU Crowd watching.
    0.51

    15.
    LV TOWARDS PAN TO BV..rider past.
    0.55

    16.
    LV PAN..ditto.
    0.58

    17.
    SIDE V..Crowd watching.
    1.1

    18.
    LV Fath towards racing.
    1.4

    19.
    SV Fath being flagged in winner.
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    20.
    CU No.1. pan up to Fath and companion being congratulated.
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    21.
    CU A. Wohlgemuth pan to Fath.
    1.20



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    Editors: See 3824/25/27/60 - 125 and 250 cc Isle of Man T.T. races.
    SPORT: MOTORCYCLE RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The 3-lap Isle of Man race for sidecars June 13 was won in record time by H. Fath, of West Germany, with A. Wohlgemuth as passenger on a B.M.W. They ran out of petrol just before the end but even so were able to coast over the finishing line to complete the 113.2 miles in 1 hour 20 minutes 45.8 seconds at an average speed of 84.1 m.p.h. The two also set up a new lap record of 26 min. 23.4 secs. - average speed: 85.82 mph.

    In second place came Britain's P. Harris - also on a B.M.W. - and third another British rider - C. Freeman, on a Norton.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA38X78M3CG0HCSMUXC86RHN77X
    Media URN:
    VLVA38X78M3CG0HCSMUXC86RHN77X
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/06/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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