• Short Summary

    A look at the new German Messerschmitt three wheeled car. Upper Norwood, London.

  • Description

    German car.

    Upper Norwood, London.

    M/S couple sat in a small three-wheeled Messerschmitt KR175 car which has a glass lid. C/U sign "Messerschmitt" on car. Various shots of the engine and petrol tank. M/S of spare tyre stored in top of boot. M/S as boy passes in pedal jeep. The man puts lid down over the car. M/S as windscreen wiper is operated by cable on steering bars. Various shots as the car sets off and rounds a corner. Various shots as it drives along the roads watched by curious crowds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1605.23
    Media URN:
    51505
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1954
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:48:00 / 01:45:05:00
    Canister:
    NP 507

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The vehicle is a Messerschmitt KR175.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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