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    VISNEWS May 31 filmed former world champion racing driver Juan Fanglo starting the Grand Prix motor race at Albi, France.

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    VISNEWS May 31 filmed former world champion racing driver Juan Fanglo starting the Grand Prix motor race at Albi, France.

    Twenty-six top flight international drivers from Switzerland, Italy, Argentine, Belgium, Germany and France thrilled the 25,000 crowd with their skillful and daring manoeuvres around the three kilometre lap through the streets of the town.

    Winner of the race was Britain's Colin Davis driving an Italian Taraschi machine at an average lap time of 126. 454 km.p.h. Second was Alberti (Italy) in a Stranguellini and third Xanarotti (Italy) also in a Stranguellini.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA2QWOVDWWSJOM01KPKBBEG4IJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAA2QWOVDWWSJOM01KPKBBEG4IJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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