• Short Summary

    Rover T4 jet car at London Airport, it is being taken to New York for Motor Show.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Jet cars off to America".

    London Airport.

    Rover Jet Car T4 leaves for New York Motor Show. M/S Rover T4 jet-powered car standing on the tarmac. A mechanic lifts the bonnet to show the engine. Panning C/U of engine. C/U T4's dashboard, showing the instruments and steering wheel. C/U the rev meter and speedometer. C/U two pedal controls: foot brake and accelerator.

    Various shots original 1950 jet car, also en route for New York. More shots T4 driver and mechanic get drive away from crowd watching. M/S press photographers. Panning shot as the T4 comes past camera and around the perimeter of the airport. Panning shot as the T4 goes up ramp into aircraft.

    Note: further information about the T4 on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1717.19
    Media URN:
    53318
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:14:00 / 01:37:07:00
    Canister:
    62/32

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