• Short Summary

    THIS YEAR'S MONTE CARLO GRAND PRIX, JUNE 3 ... SIXTEEN STARTERS FOR THE 195-MILE-LONG RACE?

  • Description

    1.
    TV ACTIVITY AROUND CARS ON STARTING GRID.
    0.04

    2.
    CUPAN...CAR NO. 4 DAN GURNEY IN A PORSCHE.
    0.06

    3.
    STV START OF RACE.
    0.11

    4.
    LV CARS RACE BY IMMEDIATELY AFTER START, CAR WITH BONNET RIPPED OFF PASSES LAST.
    0.20

    5.
    SCU CAR FOUR WITH DAMAGED REAR.
    0.23

    6.
    CU DAMAGED CAR.
    0.25

    7.
    LVPAN...CAR LEADS NO. 26 ROY SALVADORI (LOLA)
    0.29

    8.
    SV CARS RACE AROUND BEND.
    0.32

    9.
    SV PRINCESS GRACE WITH HANDS OVER EARS STANDS WITH PRINCE RAINIER.
    0.35

    10.
    TV CARS RACE PAST VAST CROWDS.
    0.40

    11.
    SCUPAN...CAR NO. 10 GRAHAM HILL (BRM) LEADS CAR 36 PHIL HILL (FERRARI)
    0.56

    12.
    SVPAN...10 LEADS 30 AROUND BEND.
    1.05

    13.
    LV CARS PASS AT SPEED.
    1.13

    14.
    RV CARS RACE AWAY FROM CAMERA.
    1.20

    15.
    LV CARS AROUND BEND.
    1.25

    16.
    LVPAN...CAR 10 IN THE LEAD.
    1.34

    17.
    LVPAN...CAR 38 LORENZO BANDINI (FERRARI) LEADS CAR 40 WILLY MAIRESSE (FERRARI) DOWN AND AROUND BENDS.
    1.45

    18.
    SVPAN...CAR NO. 26 PASSES FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER CAR.
    1.53

    19.
    SV TWO CARS DOWN GRADIENT.
    1.58

    20.
    STV CARS RACE.
    2.01

    21.
    SV RACE CHART SHOWS 14 BRUCE MCLAREN (COOPER CLIMAX) LEADS FROM GRAHAM HILL AND CAR 36 IN THIRD PLACE.
    2.05

    22.
    SV MCLAREN RECEIVES CHEQUERED FLAG.
    2.10

    23.
    SV PRESSMEN.
    2.13

    24.
    SV MCLAREN RECEIVES CUP FROM RAINIER.
    2.17

    25.
    CU MCLAREN.
    2.20



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    SPORT: CAR RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THIS YEAR'S MONTE CARLO GRAND PRIX, JUNE 3 ... SIXTEEN STARTERS FOR THE 195-MILE-LONG RACE AROUND THE HAIRPIN BENDS OF THE MEDITERRANEAN PRINCIPALITY WITH A 50,000- STRONG CROWD ON EDGE AS THE WHEEL-TO-WHEEL DUELS OF NEW ZEALANDER BRUCE MCLAREN LED HIM TO VICTORY - BY TWO SECONDS.

    MCLAREN - IN A BRITISH COOPER CLIMAX - SNATCHED IT FROM PHIL HILL OF AMERICA, REIGNING WORLD CHAMPION AND LEADER OF THE ITALIAN FERRARI TEAM. THE VICTOR COVERED 100 LAPS OF THE 1.95-MILE CIRCUIT IN 2 HRS. 46 MINS. 20 SECS. AT AN AVERAGE OF 70,46 MPH.

    AT THE START OF THIS 20TH GRAND PRIX THERE, A MULTIPLE PILE-UP OF CARS AT THE FIRST CORNER PUT THREE CARS OUT OF THE RACE: THE PORSCHE OF DAN GURNEY, THE BRM OF RITCHIE GINTHER, AND THE LOTUS OF MAURICE TRINTIGNANT.

    PRINCE RAINIER, ACCOMPANIED BY PRINCESS GRACE, PRESENTED THE VICTOR'S TROPHY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3H6EM4AOF3FT1M99LOOBZ0A3Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA3H6EM4AOF3FT1M99LOOBZ0A3Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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