• Short Summary

    A RECORD NUMBER OF 252 MONTE CARLO RALLY CARS OUT OF 313 STARTERS FROM EIGHT EUROPEAN CITIES ARRIVED AT THE MONTE CARLO FINISHING LINE, JANUARY 23, THANKS MAINLY TO UNUSUALLY GOOD WEATHER ALONG THE 2,500-MILE ROUTE.

  • Description

    A RECORD NUMBER OF 252 MONTE CARLO RALLY CARS OUT OF 313 STARTERS FROM EIGHT EUROPEAN CITIES ARRIVED AT THE MONTE CARLO FINISHING LINE, JANUARY 23, THANKS MAINLY TO UNUSUALLY GOOD WEATHER ALONG THE 2,500-MILE ROUTE.

    THE FIRST IN - IN SPRING-LIKE WEATHER - ARRIVED SOON AFTER 10 A.M. SOON THEY CAME IN A STREAM, SPATTERED WITH MUD AND DUST OF DAY AND NIGHT DRIVING SINCE JANUARY 20, WITH A LAST 500 MILES OF HAIRPIN BENDS AND GRAVELLED ROADS AS THE TOUGHEST PART.

    FOR THE RED-EYED, UNSHAVEN CREWS, JANUARY 24 HEART BED - IT WAS REST DAY - TO RECUPERATE FOR THE FOLLOWING DAY'S FINAL SPEED TEST AROUND THE HOUSES OF MONACO.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8G0DAZ16VJ02WVN6JMUOPNAP6
    Media URN:
    VLVA8G0DAZ16VJ02WVN6JMUOPNAP6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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