• Short Summary

    THE LAST MOTOR RACE MEETING ON WEST BERLIN'S FAMOUS AVUS TRACK WAS HELD YESTERDAY (SUNDAY).?

  • Description

    THE LAST MOTOR RACE MEETING ON WEST BERLIN'S FAMOUS AVUS TRACK WAS HELD YESTERDAY (SUNDAY). THE WELL-KNOWN NORTH BEND IS TO BE DEMOLISHED TO MAKE WAY FOR A ROADS SYSTEM.

    MOTOR-CYCLE RACES, A SPORTS CAR EVENT AND FORMULA III RACES WERE HELD IN A NOSTALGIC FAREWELL TO THE COURSE. THEN, IN PERHAPS THE MOST MOVING MOMENT OF ALL, THE FAMOUS EX-DRIVERS HANS STUCK (BMW) AND HERMAN LANG (MERCEDES SILVER ARROW) DROVE THROUGH THE NORTH BEN FOR THE LAST TIME.

    AFTER THE EVENT, A CEREMONY WAS HELD FOR VICTIMS OF ACCIDENTS OF THE TRACK.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEAEAQ2H9IFX7T7J7GB7R27F1J
    Media URN:
    VLVAEAEAQ2H9IFX7T7J7GB7R27F1J
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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