• Short Summary

    Brazilian racing driver Emerson Fittipaldi strengthened his lead in the current world championships by winning the "Rothmans 50,000" at brands hatch in Britain on Monday (August 28).

  • Description

    1.
    GV Cars at start & drives around
    0.05

    2.
    CU Brian Redman (Britain)
    0.10

    3.
    CU Emerson fittipaldi(Brazil)
    0.11

    4.
    SV Crowd
    0.16

    5.
    GTV PAN Drivers lined for start
    0.21

    6.
    SV Jean Schuppan(Austria) in March Ford
    0.26

    7.
    SV Crowd
    0.29

    8.
    GV Cars away
    0.35

    9.
    GV Cars round corner, Fittipaldi leads in car No. 5
    0.45

    10.
    SV Fittipaldi followed by others (2 shots)
    0.53

    11.
    SV Firemen watch
    0.54

    12.
    GTV Carlos Reuteman(Argentina) round corner in No. 32(Brabham Ford) Fittipaldi behind
    1.02

    13.
    GV Cars along straight & crowd (2 shots)
    1.09

    14.
    GV Fittipaldi cross finish line followed by others (2 shots)
    1.15

    15.
    SV Fittipaldi into pits
    1.22

    16.
    SV Crowd
    1.25

    17.
    SV Fittipaldi waves to crowd & receives garland (3 shots)
    1.41



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    Background: Brazilian racing driver Emerson Fittipaldi strengthened his lead in the current world championships by winning the "Rothmans 50,000" at brands hatch in Britain on Monday (August 28). Driving his John Player Special Lotus, he took the lead from the start and maintained it throughout the 118-lap, 312-mile(502-kilometres) contest. It was his fourth successive win.

    At the end, only one of his 29 rivals was on the same lap count -- second-placed Brian Redman of Britain, in a Yardley-McLaren. Third in the multi-class race was another formula one car - a March driven by Henri Pescarolo.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6MDXOM41VA6FK1J8LSXNL8YD6
    Media URN:
    VLVA6MDXOM41VA6FK1J8LSXNL8YD6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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