• Short Summary

    Race of Champions won by Jackie Stewart at Brands Hatch.

  • Description

    No titles. Brands Hatch Race of Champions.

    Brands Hatch, Kent.

    Various shots of racing drivers preparing for start of Race of Champions and sitting in their cars, ready to start off. Among those seen are Jack Brabham in his Repco-Brabham Ford (No. 5), Graham Hill drinking a cup of tea, Piers Courage, Jochen Rindt in his Lotus Ford, Denny Hulme in his Mclaren-Ford (No. 3), Jo Siffert in his Lotus Ford (No. 14), Jackie Stewart in his Matra Ford; pan down to show No. 7 on the front of his car. Top shot of the cars moving up for the start of the race. M/S of them starting off.

    Several shots of the cars zooming around the track during the race. Among those seen in action are Jackie Stewart in No. 7, No. 5, driven by Jack Brabham, No. 1, driven by Hill.

    M/S pan as No. 7 nears the winning post. M/S of flag going down as Jackie Stewart's car passes over line. General view of crowd round the platform. Various shots of prizes being presented. M/S of cup being presented to Jackie Stewart, the winner.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2097.09
    Media URN:
    57173
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1969
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:12:00 / 01:22:43:00
    Canister:
    69/24

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Jo Stiffert" should read Jo Siffert.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Great - thanks for pointing that out. Hopefully this clip will now appear in search results for anyone looking for Jo Siffert.

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