• Short Summary

    Finland's Leo Kinnunen, driving a Porsche, won Part One of the Martini International Super Sports car race, held at Silverstone on Sunday (20 May).

  • Description

    Finland's Leo Kinnunen, driving a Porsche, won Part One of the Martini International Super Sports car race, held at Silverstone on Sunday (20 May).

    The Finnish driver covered the 35-lap course (102.45 miles or 164.85 kms) in 46 minutes 37.5 seconds, and recorded the fastest lap speed of 134.74 MPH (216.8 kms) -- a new track record.

    Finishing seconds was Willi Kauhsen of West Germany who also drove a Porsche.

    Sunday's race was the third of this year's Interserie Championships, which was first organised in 1970. The first two races this year were won by Willi Kauhsen.

    Kinnunen was last year's Interserie champion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABKZANPUMSHGK17MZRHWFO6J5Z
    Media URN:
    VLVABKZANPUMSHGK17MZRHWFO6J5Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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