• Short Summary

    MIKE HAILWOOD, BRITAIN'S 500-C.C. WORLD CHAMPION TODAY (FRIDAY) GAINED HIS SECOND VICTORY IN THE INTERNATIONAL?

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    MIKE HAILWOOD, BRITAIN'S 500-C.C. WORLD CHAMPION TODAY (FRIDAY) GAINED HIS SECOND VICTORY IN THE INTERNATIONAL TOURIST TROPHY MOTOR-CYCLE RACES ON THE ISLE OF MAN WHEN HE WON THE 500 C.C. SENIOR EVENT.

    HAILWOOD, RIDING A JAPANESE HONDA, COVERED THE 226.1-MILE (364.35-KILOMETRE) COURSE IN TWO HOURS 11 MINUTES 44.8 SECONDS AT AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 103.11 M.P.H. (165.93 KPH).

    HAILWOOD LED THROUGHOUT AND ON HIS SECOND CIRCUIT SET A LAP RECORD OF 21 MINUTES 8.6 SECONDS, AVERAGING 107.07 M.P.H. (172.20 KPH).

    GIANCOMO AGOSTINI (MV) OF ITALY WAS SECOND IN 2:14:22.6 WITH BRITAIN'S CHRIS CONN (NORTON) THIRD WITH 2:22:26.8.

    HAILWOOD HAD ALREADY WON THE 250 C.C. EVENT ON THE ISLE OF MAN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACOIOE0L3LC2VVD0LUL4GVWHIJ
    Media URN:
    VLVACOIOE0L3LC2VVD0LUL4GVWHIJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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