• Short Summary

    LORENZO BANDINI, OF ITALY, DRIVING A NEW V12 FERRARI HAD THE LEAD, BUT DROPPED OUT IN THE 35TH.

  • Description

    LORENZO BANDINI, OF ITALY, DRIVING A NEW V12 FERRARI HAD THE LEAD, BUT DROPPED OUT IN THE 35TH. LAP WITH A BLOWN ENGINE.

    JACK BRADHAM OF AUSTRALIA, ALREADY ASSURED OF THIS YEAR'S WORLD DRIVING CHAMPIONSHIP, TOOK THE LEAD, AND AFTER 47 LAPS WAS SEVERAL CIRCUITS AHEAD OF CLARK.

    HOWEVER, BRABHAM OF AUSTRALIA WAS ALSO FORCED OUT BY ENGINE TROUBLE, AND CLARK WENT INTO THE LEAD.

    FROM THEN ON CLARK WAS ALWAYS IN A GOOD POSITION, AND CORSSED THE FINISH LINE AHEAD OF JOCHEN RINDT, OF AUSTRIA, SECOND AND JOHN SURTEES, BRITAIN, THIRD. RINDT AND SURTEES BOTH DROVE COOPER-MASERATIS.

    CALRK FINISHED THE 248 MILE (399 K.M.) COURSE IN TWO SECONDS - AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 114.94 MILES AN HOUR (178 K.M.P.H.).

    ON FRIDAY LORENZO BANDINI SET A LAP RECORD ON THE WATKINS GLEN COURSE OF 120.557 MILES AN HOUR (194 K.M.P.H.).

    JIM CLARK HAD A ONE LAP SPEEDS OF 116.43 MILES AN HOUR (ABOUT 184 K.M.P.H.).

    HIS PRIZE FOR TODAY'S WIN WAS 20-THOUSAND U.S. DOLLARS

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADV9UJAUU96CGA1MIJER6QOUKP
    Media URN:
    VLVADV9UJAUU96CGA1MIJER6QOUKP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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