• Short Summary

    Racing driver Jack Brabham wins the Monaco Grand Prix.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MONACO - BRABHAM WINS GRAND PRIX".

    General view of cars starting off in the Monaco Grand Prix. In front line we see Stirling Moss (Cooper 30), Jean Behra (Ferrari 46), Jack Brabham (Cooper 24).

    Various shots of the cars speeding around the course. Behra leads Moss as they zoom past the royal box. Princess Grace and Prince Rainier watch from the box. Track officials clearing up after a three car crash which involved Allison in No 52 Ferrari, Halford in No 44 Lotus and Von Trips in No 6 Porsche. None of the drivers were severely injured.

    Jean Behra leading Stirling Moss up incline past the scene of the three car crash. Moss rounding sharp left hand bend and going on down hill. Top shot pan Moss coming down hill and onto the road which runs alongside the harbour. C/U blonde girl leaning forward to watch the race. Moss's car slowing down as it develops mechanical trouble and being passed by Maurice Trintignant in Cooper No 32. Three cars coming down hill onto the harbour road.

    Jack Brabham being flagged in the winner. C/U Brabham being congratulated. Brabham receiving cup from Princess Grace and Prince Rainier.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1581.11
    Media URN:
    50672
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:43:00 / 01:32:29:00
    Canister:
    59/39

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