• Short Summary

    Motorcycle with special side car that tests how prone to skidding different road surfaces are.

  • Description

    Motor cycle skidding test. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    London.

    Various shots of special motorcycle and side car driving about. The side car has extra wheel attached at an angle so it permanently skids. It is used by Road Research Station to test skidding properties of various road surfaces. Instruments inside side car measure amount of skidding.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    843.17
    Media URN:
    12222
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:30:00 / 01:17:55:00
    Canister:
    35/91

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