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  • Short Summary

    Chuck Myers drives up the dangerous corners of Pikes Peak in 18 minutes. Colorado, USA.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A dizzy climb. "Chuck" Myers - America's daredevil driver, - climbs 2000 foot Pikes Peak, with its 12 miles of terrifying curves, in 18 minutes. Colorado. USA (U.S.A.).

    L/S as one car speeds around the corner followed by another one. Various shots of the tree covered mountain with the cars driving around the curves. M/S as the cars turn the corner, various shots of the curves. M/S from the point of view of the driver as he speeds around the bends, the camera points over the side to the valley below. M/S of Chuck Myers sat in his car smiling after the race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    420.29
    Media URN:
    19807
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:23:00 / 02:00:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1226

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