• Short Summary

    Colour footage of the Lotus car factory.

  • Description

    Extra ! Lotus Cars.

    Note: Location of events unknown.

    C/U interior Colin Chapman (Chairman of Lotus Cars) in his own plane. Pan to controls. C/U Chapman. L/S ground to air shot, Chapman flying over his factory. L/S interior of factory. Draughtman's office. C/U Draughtsman at work. M/S of Chapman talking to man looking at plans. M/S of trophies. Pan to pictures of Lotus racing cars. Top shot of car assembly line.

    M/S Chapman talking to assembly workers while they are assembling cars. C/U Chapman. L/S assembly workers working on new Lotus cars. Several shots of men at work on the cars. C/U of engine being lowered into car. Mores assembly shots. L/S of Lotus cars outside the factory. Tracking shots of Lotus cars going round track. the Cars include a Lotus + 2's a Lotus Europa and Lotus Elan. More shots of the cars speeding round race track. Tracking cars moving towards camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2241.38
    Media URN:
    57794
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1970
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:57:00 / 01:46:33:00
    Canister:
    70/12

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Note: Location of events unknown" - the Lotus headquarters seen here is at Hethel, Norfolk.

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