• Short Summary

    Britain's Donald Campbell, holder of the world water speed record at 260.35 mph, was interviewed in London, May 17, on his land speed record attempt at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah, USA, which he plans to undertake in September - in a gas turbine-powered "Bluebird" car.

  • Description

    Britain's Donald Campbell, holder of the world water speed record at 260.35 mph, was interviewed in London, May 17, on his land speed record attempt at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah, USA, which he plans to undertake in September - in a gas turbine-powered "Bluebird" car.

    Mr. Campbell had this to say about the forthcoming record bid (SOF):
    Questioned later, Donald Campbell said he intends to retire from speed record activities after his September bid. He claims that at 40 he is "too old for this sort of thing."

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    Film ID:
    VLVA59ET6ITORE2ZJQA4VIAZTB1XA
    Media URN:
    VLVA59ET6ITORE2ZJQA4VIAZTB1XA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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