• Short Summary

    The Annual ELAINTARHA-COURSE, International Motorcycle and Automobile-race was Held in Helsinki on Thursday May 15 with competitors from 11 countries.

  • Description


    Reel No I contains Motorcycle race under 500 cc (50 kms)



    There is a shot about the Start and several shots about drivers in full speed. Also a shot about on-lookers, and in the last shot can be seen the winner Ernst HILLER from W.Germany. he also won the same class last year. (Motorcycle No 1)



    Reel No II contains shots about Midget-car-class;


    1.
    Before start, the winner LINCOLN (No. 39) in his Cooper-car.


    2.
    " " , Ivor BUEB, G-B, (No 2), "


    3.
    " " , David PIPER, G-B, (No 3), "


    4.
    Starting


    5-16.
    16 Midgets during the race in full speed filmed from places and angles.


    17.
    The winner, LINCOLN, Finland, after the race.



    The above mentioned two British drivers did not succeed this time and did not get to the top.




    Initials AWB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Annual ELAINTARHA-COURSE, International Motorcycle and Automobile-race was Held in Helsinki on Thursday May 15 with competitors from 11 countries. There were 82.000 on-lookers - new record in Finland.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7H3F2Y98LMDHQ0VBX90BA7H4M
    Media URN:
    VLVA7H3F2Y98LMDHQ0VBX90BA7H4M
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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