• Short Summary

    Stirling Moss of Britain won the 1,000 kilometre, (625 miles) international sports car race at Nueburg Ring, on Sunday, June 1st., in an Aston Martin.

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    1.
    G.V. Nueburgring Castle.


    2.
    T.G.V. Start of race.


    3.
    L.T.V. Round the first bend.


    4.
    S.C.U. Car No.1. an Aston Martin - of Stirling Moss and Jack Brabham up an incline.


    5.
    S.C.U. Car No.4.- a Ferrari by P. Collins and M. Hawthorn.


    6.
    S.C.U. No.3. an Aston Martin by R. Salvadori and Shelby, followed by No.2. Brookes and Lewis Evans in Aston Martin.


    7.
    S.C.U. Car No.7. Von Trips and Seidel in a Ferrari followed by Runte & Kuhne in a Porsche.


    8.
    S.V. Spectators.


    9.
    L.T.V. Race in progress.


    10.
    T.V.Pan Moss- No.1. in front.


    11.
    S.C.U. Moss up an incline.


    12.
    T.V.Pan No.22. Scarlatti and Frankenberg in a Porsche followed by No.31. De Beaufort and Bunker in a Porsche.


    13.
    S.C.U. Car No.2. (Brookes and Lewis Evans) uphill.


    14.
    T.V.Pan Car No.4.


    15.
    C.U. Spectator.


    16.
    Travel Shot.. Moss in front.


    17.
    S.C.U. Moss up hill.


    18.
    Travel Shot.... Collins and Hawthorn in 2nd position.


    19.
    Travel Shot.... Car No.20. (Behra and Shell) in 3rd position.


    20.
    T.V.Pan. Moss in front.


    21.
    T.V.Pan Collins in 2nd position.


    22.
    S.V. Crowd.


    23.
    T.V.Pan. Car No.7. (Von Trips) close up with leaders.


    24.
    C.U. Spectator.


    25.
    T.V.Pan Four cars "in the hunt"


    26.
    S.C.U. Spectators.


    27.
    S.V.Pan Moss leaving the pits after a stop.


    28.
    G.V. Grandstands.



    PART II. 25-ft.


    29.
    S.V.Pan Car No.4. Hawthorn/Collins, passes the stands on the penultimate lap.


    30.
    T.V.Pan Cars passing round the bends.


    31.
    S.V. Moss and Brabhams car is flagged the winner.


    32.
    S.V. Crowd.


    33.
    S.V.Pan Moss pulls into the pits.


    34.
    S.C.U. Girl spectator.


    35.
    S.V. Moss and Brabham receiving laurels.


    36.
    C.U. Ditto.


    37.
    T.V. Posing for the press.


    38.
    S.V. Waving for the press.




    Initials S-D M.R./P.B.


    SPORT: CAR RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Stirling Moss of Britain won the 1,000 kilometre, (625 miles) international sports car race at Nueburg Ring, on Sunday, June 1st., in an Aston Martin.

    Another Briton, Mike Hathorn, was second--in a Ferrari, Germany's Count Berghe Von Trips was third, also in a Ferrari.

    Moss was teamed with Jack Brabham, Australia, but it was Moss who did most of the driving in this major triumph for an English car.

    Their time was 7hr.23mins.33secs.--an average speed of 84.25 mph. In the third lap Moss set up a new track record of 88.06mph. Hawthorn and Collins finished in 7hr.27mins.17secs. for an average of 84mph. Like Moss, Hawthorn did most of the driving in his team.

    Tony Brooks, after keeping his Aston Martin in fourth place for hours, took a bad spill in the fourty-first lap. His car was damaged by Tony climbed out unhurt.

    After the race had finished, Erwin Bauer, of Germany, in a Ferrari, was signalled to stop. He apparently did not notice the flag, tried to overtake another car and smacked into a tree. Bauer was taken to hospital with a suspected factured skull. His car was wrecked.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5OD11NJC0GDMEU74PW21YPUC4
    Media URN:
    VLVA5OD11NJC0GDMEU74PW21YPUC4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
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