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    FIRST TO REACH THE TARGET POINT OF THIS STAGE WAS CAR NUMBER 194, CREW LUCIUS VAN DEN BERGH AND MATHIEU HENDRIKS OF HOLLAND.

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    SPORT: CAR RACING

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    Background: FIRST TO REACH THE TARGET POINT OF THIS STAGE WAS CAR NUMBER 194, CREW LUCIUS VAN DEN BERGH AND MATHIEU HENDRIKS OF HOLLAND. THEIR CAR WAS A PORSCHE 912.

    PARKED IN FRONT OF THE AUTOMOBILE CLUB BUILDING ARE CARS OF SOME OF THE TOP COMPETITORS. No. 197 IS A CITROEN DS 21 DRIVEN BY LUCIEN BIANCHI OF BELGIUM. No. 217 IS SOBIESLAW ZASADA OF POLAND AND HIS co-DRIVER WEDRYCHOWSKI, IN A HEAVY-DUTY ROVER 200. IN PREVIOUS RALLYS ZASADA HAS DRIVED A LIGHT STEYER-PUCH CAR. CAR No. 218, PARKING BESIDE No. 217, IS ASETYER-PUCH DRIVEN BY SCHORN AND JANGER OF AUSTRIA. No. 230 IS PADDY HOPKIRK AND HENRY LINDON OF GREAT BRITAIN IN A BMC MINI-COOPER. CARLSSON DID NOT PASS THROUGH PRAGUE, AND HOPKIRK BECAME THE CENTRE OF ATTENTION.

    No. 190, A CITROEN DRIVED BY LAROCHE AND COUDRY WAS FIRST TO REACH THE CHECKPOINT AT BRNO. NEXT WAS ZASADA, CLOSELY FOLLOWED BY HOPKIRK. A TOTAL OF 35 CARS PASSED THIS CHECKPOINT ON THEIR WAY TO VIENNA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE21QV0UDFC57AGF07IVZ775HE
    Media URN:
    VLVAE21QV0UDFC57AGF07IVZ775HE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
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    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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