• Short Summary

    The Pau Grand Prix - at Pau, southern France, on April 3rd - was won by Jim Clark of Britain in a Lotus.

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    The Pau Grand Prix - at Pau, southern France, on April 3rd - was won by Jim Clark of Britain in a Lotus. Second was Bonnier (Sweden), also in a Lotus, and third, Bandini of Italy, in a Maserati. Clark's time was 2hrs, 42min. 0.3secs., and his average, 63.5 m.p.h.

    The 172-mile, "round the houses" race, - the first for the new Formula 1 class (1,500 c.c.) - does not count in the world championship. A crowd of 10,000 watched the event, in which only six of the 17 entries crossed the finishing line.

    Among other well-known racers taking part were Brabham (Australia). Trintignant (France), Gendebien (Belgium), Seidel (Germany) and Wicky (Switzerland).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEH4MJOM5KXPUEAY2KBDZS2MBK
    Media URN:
    VLVAEH4MJOM5KXPUEAY2KBDZS2MBK
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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