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    George Eyston debuts car to attempt land speed record

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Eyston's Challenger for Land Record

    ENGLAND: London: Hounslow: Chiswick:
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    EYSTON, George New car "Thunderbolt" on view at Chiswick.


    MOTOR RACING George Eyston's "Thunderbolt", on view at Chiswick.


    Vehicles; Personalities - Records

    car, automobile, record breaker, sportscar
    Background: George Eyston debuts car to attempt land speed record

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    Film ID:
    VLVAT0GR85Z6Z02OQK857IZCXW9B
    Media URN:
    VLVAT0GR85Z6Z02OQK857IZCXW9B
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (1)

  1. Recordbreaker says

    Bert Denly was Eyston's Chief mechanic and co-driver, he was at Tipton to build the 'Thunderbolt' and in this well-assembled team, they made sure it would become a world record-breaking car.

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