• Short Summary

    DRIVING THE NEWLY-INTRODUCED MERLYN FORMULA CAR RODNEY SEOW, SINGAPORE'S TOP DRIVER, BLAZED HIS WAY TO VICTORY IN THE ISLAND'S GRAND PRIX CAR EVENT ON MONDAY.

  • Description

    DRIVING THE NEWLY-INTRODUCED MERLYN FORMULA CAR RODNEY SEOW, SINGAPORE'S TOP DRIVER, BLAZED HIS WAY TO VICTORY IN THE ISLAND'S GRAND PRIX CAR EVENT ON MONDAY.

    SEOW LED PRACTICALLY FROM START TO FINISH, CLOCKING A TIME OF 2 HOURS, 24 MINUTES AND 43.8 SECONDS OVER THE 60 LAP CIRCUIT.

    HIS CAR WAS POWERED BY A 1,594 C.C. ENGINE. FOR SEOW IT WAS THE SECOND VICTORY IN TWO DAYS. ON SUNDAY HE WON THE 15-LAP RACE, BEATING LAST YEAR'S GRAND PRIX WINNER, LEE HANG SENG.

    IN THE FIRST NINE LAPS OF MONDAY'S RACE IT WAS A BATTLE BETWEEN SEOW, LEE HANG SENG AND ALBERT POON OF HONG KONG, WHO WAS THE WINNER IN 1965.

    FILIPINO MILLIONAIRE ARSENIO LAUREL CAME THIRD IN MONDAY'S RACE. IT WAS HIS FIRST ATTEMPT IN THE SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC7F4HSWVNX9H4P4LAV0KIW0KL
    Media URN:
    VLVAC7F4HSWVNX9H4P4LAV0KIW0KL
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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