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  • Short Summary

    Girls from the First Ladies International Racing team test their sports cars at Castle Coombe

  • Description

    Castle Combe, Wiltshire

    GIRLS FROM F.L.I.R.T.

    Racing driver girls. Various shots of the F.L.I.R.T. girls, 23yr old Jacqui Smith, 26yr old Jackie Bond-Smith and sister 19yr old Joey Cook during practice runs on the Castle Combe racing circuit. The glamorous girls in their racing suits are seen checking the engines in their Marcos sports cars. Being briefed by racing manager. One of girls while on a run, interior and exterior travelling shots of the car and driver.

    (Note: 'Flirt' stands for First Ladies International Racing Team.)
    (Joey Cook, blonde and smallest. Jacqui Smith, tallest)

    (Orig. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3172.12
    Media URN:
    89112
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:52:00 / 01:44:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 4243 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "their Marcos sports cars" - the cars are Mini Marcos sportscars.

    Also visible, in the background between 0:17 and 0:20, is a Marcos 3-litre.

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