• Short Summary

    Jim Clark wins the British Grand Prix at Aintree on Merseyside.

  • Description

    Clark wins British Grand Prix. Aintree, Merseyside.

    L/S The county stand at Aintree. M/S Graham Hill seated in his B.R.M. on the starting grid. C/U John Surtees. M/S Pan. Jim Clark seated in his Lotus. C/U Duke of Kent looking on. L/S The starter on his Rostrum. He drops the flag. Camera pans to the cars, as they move away from the grid, with the exception of Innes Ireland, who is on the starting grid, who failed to start because of Gear box trouble. L/S Cars going away from camera, just after the start. L/S Elevated. L/S Cars going round the track. L/S Cars going past camera round bend.

    M/S Pan. Jim Clark, who went into the lead from the start. L/S The cars coming past the stand at the end of the lap. Jim Clark, leading followed by John Surtees, in his Lola. M/S Surtees in his Lola. L/S As the cars come into a bend. M/S Bruce Mclaren in his Cooper. He is in third place. L/S Cars coming round corner. M/S Pan. Jim Clark as he nears the finish. M/S As Clark is flagged home. L/S Crowd. M/S Jim Clark receiving Laurel Wreath from the wife of the editor of the "Daily Mirror". She places the wreath round his neck and kisses him on the cheek. L/S Crowd. C/U Jim Clark holding the trophy which he starts to drink out of.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1727.08
    Media URN:
    53613
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:08:00 / 01:10:13:00
    Canister:
    62/60

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