• Short Summary

    Jack Brabham wins International Trophy Race in Cooper at Silverstone.

  • Description

    Titles read: "SILVERSTONE - BRITISH CARS SWEEP BOARD".

    Silverstone, Northamptonshire.

    Pan from mechanics preparing Stirling Moss's BRM, No.7. for the International Trophy Race, to crowd looking on. Pan along the open bonnet of the BRM showing the engine. CU of Stirling Moss talking to person in the pits. New Aston Martin, Roy Salvadori's No.1 being fuelled. Roy Salvadori wearing crash helmet.

    Maria Teresa de Filippis from Italy, the only woman driver, watches her Masserati being fuelled. General view of the crowds lining the start at Silverstone. Ex-World Champion Juan Fangio with the starting flag raised. Pan as the cars get away. Spectators line the track. Various shots of cars going around the track.

    Pan No.14 Maria Teresa de Filippis going by in her Masserati. L/S No.7 Stirling Moss's BRM in ditch on side of the track after the brakes have failed; Moss walking back to pits. Pan No.3. Jack Brabham in a Cooper leading the field as the race nears its end. Pan, No.1 Roy Salvadori in an Aston Martin lying second. General view of cars coming fast down the straight. Jack Brabham is flagged over the line, the winner.

    Pan, Brabham coasting in, in the Cooper and being surrounded. He shakes hands with someone and then raises himself up out of the driving seat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1579.19
    Media URN:
    50629
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:54:00 / 01:56:04:00
    Canister:
    59/37

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