• Short Summary

    JOHN SURTEES OF BRITAIN, DRIVING A FERRARI, RECORDED THE FASTEST LAP TIME YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) DURING PRACTICE FOR THE ITALIAN GRAND PRIX AT MONZA, NEAR MILAN, TOMORROW.

  • Description

    JOHN SURTEES OF BRITAIN, DRIVING A FERRARI, RECORDED THE FASTEST LAP TIME YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) DURING PRACTICE FOR THE ITALIAN GRAND PRIX AT MONZA, NEAR MILAN, TOMORROW.

    SURTEES WENT ROUND THE 3.5 MILE (5,63 KM) CIRCUIT IN ONE MINUTE 37 SECONDS, AND AVERAGE SPEED OF 132.6 M.P.H.(213.4 KM P.H.).

    THE ITALIAN GRAND PRIX, THE THIRTY SIXTH IS A WORLD DRIVING CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT.HOWEVER, MUCH OF THE INTEREST IN THIS ASPECT HAS BEEN LOST BECAUSE JIM CLARK, ANOTHER BRITISH DRIVER, HAS ALREADY MADE CERTAIN OF WINNING THE CHAMPIONSHIP ALTHOUGH HE MAY NOT WIN TOMORROW'S EVENT.HE HAS ALREADY WON SIX OF THIS YEAR'S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP RACES.

    CLARK'S PRACTICE LAP WAS COMPLETED IN ONE MINUTE 37.8 SECONDS IN A LOTUS.

    TWENTY SIX CARS ARE ENTERED IN THE GRAND PRIX.

    BRABHAM-CLIMAX AND BRM HAVE THE GREATEST REPRESENTATION IN THE RACE EACH WITH SIX CARS.FERRARI IS REPRESENTED BY FOUR ENTRIES, LOTUS HAS THREE AND COOPER, HONDA-JAPANESE - AND LOTUS-BRM TWO EACH.IN ADDITION THERE IS ONE OTHER BRABHAM CAR, A BRABHAM-BRM.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6QZXL36ALTHTU6XDWJCHM5EVQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA6QZXL36ALTHTU6XDWJCHM5EVQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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