• Short Summary

    Driver Villoresi wins motor car race in South of France in an Alfa Romeo.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Grand Prix at Nice".

    Nice, South of France.

    Various shots of motor car racing along Promenade des Anglais. Good point of view shots from inside racing car. The winner of the race is Villoresi in an Alfa Romeo, coming second was Sommer in a Maserati.

    Note: no specific shots of winning cars or drivers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1380.17
    Media URN:
    45167
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:06:00 / 01:32:03:00
    Canister:
    46/35

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Villoresi" is Luigi Villoresi.

    "Sommer" is Raymond Sommer.

    The race was held on 22 April 1946.

  2. roycousins says

    "Grand Prix de Nice" on 22nd April 1946.

    Won by No.10 - Luigi "Gigi" Villoresi in a Maserati 4CL. Second was No.4 - Raymond Sommer in an Alfa Romeo 308.

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