• Short Summary

    Wide variety of cars on show at an International Car Show in Amsterdam.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Amsterdam. Dutch Hold International Car Show".

    Amsterdam, Holland / The Netherlands.

    GV First International Automobile Show in Amsterdam.

    SV American 300 hp Ford Thunderbird. SV Ditto with door open showing steering wheel etc.

    MV American 250 hp Edsel with twin head lamps going on. SV Fiat 1200.

    LV Dutch car (DAF 600) pan to group looking at 4 seater Saloon.

    LV DAF 600, man walks towards car and lifts up bonnet.

    CU Engine with a 3-tact motor. This car has an automatic transmission, without gear box, by a special construction called 'Variomatic'. CU in action.

    SV Zundapp Janus. Lilliput car, in it the people sit back to back around 1 cylinder motor.

    CU four people inside Zundapp Janus.

    SV Man and woman looking at Vespa 400.

    CU American Oldsmobile.

    GV Exhibition.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1519.15
    Media URN:
    49275
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1958
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:59:00 / 01:28:18:00
    Canister:
    58/15

Comments (3)

  1. jamied says

    "Edzel" should read Edsel.

    "Dutch car" is a DAF 600.

    "Zuendapp-Janus" should read Zundapp Janus (2 mentions).

    The Oldsmobile is the "Golden Rocket" concept car.

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  2. British Pathé says

    "DAF 600" - catchy!

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  3. jamied says

    The Edsel is an Edsel Ranger (First Generation).

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