• Short Summary

    Good footage of the 1950 Motor Show at Earls Court in London.

  • Description

    Motor Show opens. Earls Court, London.

    GV Jaguar Mark VII. LV Girl getting into Jaguar sports car (XK120). CU Getting into sports car and sits down. Angle shot sign -'Ford! SV Ford Zephyr Six. Man lifts up bonnet and reveals engine. CU Engine. LV Ford Consul slowly revolving round. SV Front view Triumph Mayflower SV Bonnet of Mayflower Side view of Mayflower. SV Showing steering column and dashboard Mayflower. CU Dashboard. LV The Nash Ayrflyte (1951 American.) Top view showing car and woman in back resting on bed for transcontinental touring. CU Woman resting in bed in car. LV Woman getting into Austin new A 40 sports model. Angle shot signs overhead - 'Morris' and 'Alvis'. LV Morris Minor 4-door saloon. SCU Angle shot signs - 'Bentley' and Rolls Royce' LV Rolls Royce Silver Wraith car. Front view Rolls Royce.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1492.08
    Media URN:
    48642
    hd format:
    2k
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:24:00 / 01:11:42:00
    Canister:
    50/84

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The Motor Show featured here took place from 18-28 October 1950.

    "Nash Ayrflyte" in text and tags should read Nash Airflyte.

    "Austin new A 40 sports" should read new Austin A40 Sports.

    Further footage of the event can be seen in clip 1492.14.

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