• Short Summary

    Montreux Grand Prix international car race - quite exciting.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "MOTOR RACING IN SWITZERLAND - Grand Prix of Montreux provides many thrills for daring competitors."

    Montreux, Switzerland.

    Several shots of the drivers and mechanics getting ready for the Montreux Grand Prix international car race. Start of the race - cars driving through the town's curvy streets. Sand bags and other barricades are seen around. The end of race, crowds run on the street. The winner holding flowers is surrounded by people. Several umbrellas are seen in background - it is probably raining.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    787.42
    Media URN:
    9747
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1934
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:52:00 / 01:59:19:00
    Canister:
    34/49

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The event was held on 3rd June 1934.

    Winner was Count Carlo Felice Trossi, in his Alfa Romeo.

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