• Short Summary

    London Sydney car rally participants had their share of the Indian Monsoon as they neared and arrived in Bombay.

  • Description

    1.
    Leader of the rally Car 72 arrives, into time control, Zasada cheered by Poles, alighting from car etc.
    82 ft


    LEADING AUSTRALIAN car led by PADDY HOPKIRK strives in, at time control etc. This is car No. 45.
    138 ft


    Another Australian entry Car No: 7 led by Hans Jeep Boel in at time control, through slush etc.
    145 ft


    Car No. 1 British entry led by JOHN BENEDICT in.
    156 ft


    Car No. 54 Australian entry led by ROSS WINSTON DUNKERTON in at time control tyres through slush etc.
    187 ft


    More rally cars arrive in bunch....through rain, into time control etc.
    188 ft

    2:.
    Various shots of cars arriving in Bombay....first is Oberoi Hotel where cars checked in etc,



    Top GV Bombay and cars arriving.


    3:.
    Various shots cars being serviced, Car No. 33 British entry of ANDREW COWEN coming out of garage




    Initials


    Rain and varying light conditions...Heavy wind noise on sound due story conditions. Sep magnetic tape for Roll 2 & 3 shot by Tampi.
    (FOR DETAILS OF PLACINGS PLEASE SEE REUTER STORY...CANNOT GET THEM YET APART FROM THE FACT THAT CAR 72 Continues to be leader while Car 45 is the leading Australian entry placed at fifth position and No. 33 is running second....) All these cars have been filmed above....

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: London Sydney car rally participants had their share of the Indian Monsoon as they neared and arrived in Bombay. Now at the fag end, Monsoon rains were heavy at time and the sky remained overcast. Crowds cheered the cars as they arrived in the city before resuming their journey on the last leg of Indian run.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACI4S9PP112OJSE549JQGM6I2Y
    Media URN:
    VLVACI4S9PP112OJSE549JQGM6I2Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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