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  • Short Summary

    Dangerous car race up summit of Pike's Peak as drivers negotiate treacherous bends.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Demon Drivers" compete in annual race up dangerous curves to summit of Pike's Peak, 14,000 feet above sea level. Colorado, USA (U.S.A.).

    M/S as the racing cars speed around the corner in a cloud of dust, a man waves a flag. M/S as a car races round the mountain. L/S of the cars driving round the track in amongst the trees. M/S as one races along and turns a corner, M/S as it makes its way up the hill and turns a bend. M/S from a car as it climbs and we see hills and valleys below, showing how high they are going. Number 18 races round the corner. C/U of the winning driver at the wheel after the race.

    Note: this story contains footage which is the same or similar to 'Motor Race' in G 1025 on *PM0318*.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:27:00 / 01:31:34:00
    G 1023

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