• Short Summary

    The fifth and last heat of the Motor Cross World Championships Race was held today at Imola, in Italy.

  • Description

    The fifth and last heat of the Motor Cross World Championships Race was held today at Imola, in Italy. Representatives of eight Nations enrolled in the competition: Sweden, Denmark, Austria, France, Germany, Great Britain, Belgium, and Italy.

    The course of the race had been chosen especially so as to test the skill of the various contestants, who were divided into two groups of twenty each. Each group completed a course of 32 kilometres, and then the first ten in each group fought duels over 14 laps of the course.

    The race was won by the Swedish contestant, Lundia Sten driving a Monark cycle, with Belgian Huber on an F.N. coming second.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6VAEC4MG4LNIQF7HFTN9D3K4H
    Media URN:
    VLVA6VAEC4MG4LNIQF7HFTN9D3K4H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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