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  • Short Summary

    International motor race in Milan - first since WW2.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    The third international motorcar race in Milan, Italy - the first of its kind to take place since the war.

    Various C/Us racing driver: Chaboud, Grinard, Achille Varzi and Trossi. Various shots cars racing around the track. Some good shots cars passing chequered flag. Trossi in car No. 12 is seen overtaking another competitor. The winner arrives home and is helped out of his car. Crowds rush over to congratulate him, fights break out, there is almost a riot. More shots race.

    Date on old record is 03/10/1946.

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    Film ID:
    2333.18
    Media URN:
    66125
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:15:00 / 01:48:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 1547 H

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    This race is the “Circuito di Milano” at Sempione Park, Milan on the 30th September 1946.

    The first driver shown (0:01) is Raymond Sommer (26 – Maserati 4CL) and the second (0:03) is Tazio Nuvolari (8 – Maserati 4CL). Then at 0:26 is Giuseppe "Nino" Farina (24 – Alfa Romeo 158), at 0:28 is Reg Parnell (24 – ERA C-type), at 0:39 is 'Toulo' de Graffenried (42 - Maserati 4CL), at 0:42 is the winner Count Felice Trossi (12 - Alfa Romeo 158).

    This Grand Prix was run as two heats and a final.

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