• Short Summary

    British Motor racing Grand Prix won by Wolfgang Von Trips in a white wash by Ferrari team.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Aintree. Ferraris 1-2-3"

    Aintree, Liverpool, Merseyside. British Motor racing Grand Prix won by Wolfgang Von Trips.

    LV Mrs Topham with officials from the BRM team looking at a car. GV the cars on the grid. SV Jack Brabham sitting in his Cooper holding mack over his head to keep rain off camera pans to his number which is 12. SV Stirling Moss in his Lotus. Somebody hands him an umbrella. angle shot crowd in stand. LV pan from the starter as he drops the flag to the cars as they start away from the grid camera pans with them into back view. GV three cars coming towards camera in a cloud of spray they come round corner in front of camera followed by other cars which are unseen until they emerge from the spray. SV other cars coming round the bend in a cloud of spray. LV pan cars going along straight LV pan with No 26. the new Ferguson driven by J Fairman. LV cars come round past the stand camera pans with them. SV pan Ferrari No 4 with Von Trips at the wheel in the lead followed Closely by Phil Hill in Ferrari No 2. GV pan Ferrari No 6. driven by Richie Ginther overtaking Porsche No 56 driven by Count G De Beaufort. SV cars coming round corner in cloud of spray. SV pan Von Trips in Ferrari No 4. going along straight. SV Stirling Moss taking over the wheel of the Ferguson after he had retired in his own car. CU Moss at wheel. SV pan Moss pulling away. LV Von Trips taking bend in front of camera. GV pan two other cars taking the bend. LV Von Trips coming towards the finishing line he is flagged home. GV crowds in front of the rostrum where presentation will be made to Von Trips. SV Von Trips having laurel wreath put round his neck then being kissed by Mrs Lee Howard who presented the wreath GV massed crowds. Von Trips holding trophy Mrs. Ferrari is on right of picture.

    (Pathe Neg)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1732.10
    Media URN:
    53750
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:29:00 / 01:14:20:00
    Canister:
    61/58

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