• Short Summary

    THE INTERNATIONAL GRAND PRIX HELD IN BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA, ON SUNDAY JANUARY 11, WAS WON BY THE FRENCH TEAM OF JEAN BELTOISE AND HENRI PESCAROLO DRIVING A MATRA SPORTS RACER (NO 10).

  • Description

    THE INTERNATIONAL GRAND PRIX HELD IN BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA, ON SUNDAY JANUARY 11, WAS WON BY THE FRENCH TEAM OF JEAN BELTOISE AND HENRI PESCAROLO DRIVING A MATRA SPORTS RACER (NO 10). THE FRENCH DRIVERS COMPLETED THE 1,000-KILOMETRE (620-MILE) RACE IN 5 HOURS, 37 MINUTES AND 22 SECONDS.

    SECOND PLACE WAS TAKEN BY THE AUSTRIAN TEAM OF ALEX SOLER ROIG AND JOCHEN RINDT DRIVING PORSCHE NO 12 - COMING IN 42 SECONDS AFTER THE WINNERS.

    THIRD PLACE WAS WON BY THE ENGLISH TEAM OF A.G. DEAN AND EDUARDO COPELLO DRIVING PORSCHE NO 38 - 28 SECONDS BEHIND THE AUSTRIANS.

    OUT OF THE 26 CARS ENTERED, ONLY 13 FINISHED THE GRUELLING RACE. THE WINNERS CARRIED OFF THE TROPHY AND A PRIZE OF 2,267 DOLLARS (945 POUNDS STERLING).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9DRATP2V6WSUB240YC1QW3MEH
    Media URN:
    VLVA9DRATP2V6WSUB240YC1QW3MEH
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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