• Short Summary

    An item about an electric car.

  • Description

    London.

    M/S of a prototype electric car that looks as if it is made from mechano. C/U of a man placing caps on batteries at the back of the car. C/U mechanism of the car. A man gets into the car and drives around a car park. The driver demonstrates how, with the help from centre wheels back and front, the car can rotate within its own length. C/U of the steering wheel. C/U of the wheels. Top shot of the car driving past a sign for the car park.

    The car is named the Harbilt Electric Car and is built by the Harborough Construction Co. Ltd. in Market Harborough, Leicestershire.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    281.04
    Media URN:
    3514
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:10:00 / 01:20:56:00
    Canister:
    CP 491

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