• Short Summary

    Great cars exhibition in Frankfurt.

  • Description

    Frankfurt, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany). Titles over NSU car.

    West German motor show in Frankfurt. GV. The Mercedes stand, showing open top Saloon and open top sports models. SV. Men looking at Mercedes sports model. CU. Mercedes badge on radiator, cap being twiddled round. SV. Mercedes sports model with crowd admiring it. GV. Elevated shot, showing Borgward Saloon model on illuminated turntable. CU. Front of the above as it turns round. SV. Man closing bonnet on Tatra T603 car and at the same time three headlights built into front of it flash on. SV. Saloon car on the Goggomobil T600 stand on turntable. CU. Front of the above car as it turns. SV. showing driver's position in the car. SV. Four wheeled Bubble Car on turntable, latest version of the Messerschmitt. SV. Girl climbing into Brutsch Mopetta bubble car, this is a single seater and has three wheels. SV. American Studebaker Saloon. SCU. American Chevrolet Bell Air Sports Coupe. SV. American Cadillac Limousine. SCU. Front of the Edsel Citation, star of the show. CU. Steering wheel and dashboard of the car. GV. Girl getting into the Edsel Citation.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1501.36
    Media URN:
    48942
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1957
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:02:00 / 01:56:00:00
    Canister:
    57/79

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The car seen under the clip's titles is an NSU.

    The Mercedes seen at 00:10 is a Mercedes-Benz 190SL.

    "Three headlights built in to front" - that's a Tatra T603.

    The Goggomobil is a Goggomobil T600.

    The Mopetta referred to is a Brutsch Mopetta.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks. We've updated the description and tags.

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