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    AUSTRIAN DRIVER JOCHEN RINDT TODAY (SUNDAY) PIPPED THE WORLD CHAMPION DRIVER, AUSTRALIAN JACK BRABHAM, TO WIN THE INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW "200" AT THE BRANDS HATCH CIRCUIT IN ENGLAND.

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    AUSTRIAN DRIVER JOCHEN RINDT TODAY (SUNDAY) PIPPED THE WORLD CHAMPION DRIVER, AUSTRALIAN JACK BRABHAM, TO WIN THE INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW "200" AT THE BRANDS HATCH CIRCUIT IN ENGLAND.

    RINDT, DRIVING A BRABHAM COSWORTH, WON THE 106 MILE (170 KM) RACE FROM BRABHAM BY A FIFTH OF A SECOND. BRABHAM WAS DRIVING A BRABHAM HONDA - THE FIRST DEFEAT FOR THE BRABHAM HONDAS THIS SEASON IN FORMULA TWO COMPETITION.

    JIM CLARK OF BRITAIN WAS THIRD IN A LOTUS-COSWORTH, FOUR SECONDS BEHIND BRABHAM.

    RINDT, WHO WAS THIRD BEHIND BRABHAM AND BRITISH DRIVER JOHN SURTEES IN THIS YEAR'S FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, TAILED BRABHAM FOR THE FIRST 20 LAPS.

    BUT HE SLIPPED INTO THE LEAD WHEN BRABHAM WAS BAULKED BY A SLOWER CAR, AND FOUGHT OFF ALL BRABHAM'S ATTEMPTS TO GET PAST.

    RINDT COMPLETED THE 40-LAP RACE IN ONE HOUR, FIVE MINUTES 5.6 SECONDS. HE ALSO NOTCHED THE FASTEST LAP AT 98.76 MILES AN HOUR (158.94 KPH).

    THE INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW "200" WAS ORGANISED BY THE BRITISH AUTOMOBILE RACING CLUB TO COINCIDE WITH THE SHOW AT EARL'S COURT IN LONDON. THE RUNNER-UP RECEIVED A TROPHY DONATED BY A MOTOR MAGAZINE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6OJWPX63RMPSQ6GPQJOXC7XYK
    Media URN:
    VLVA6OJWPX63RMPSQ6GPQJOXC7XYK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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