• Short Summary

    Motorcycle endurance race at Brands Hatch is won by David Nixon and Peter Butler.

  • Description

    No title. Motorcycle racing - 500 mile grand prix endurance race at Brands Hatch, Kent.

    L/S Le Mans-style running start for the 500 mile race. Motorbikes pull away. L/S as bikes race down the hill on first circuit. Various shots motorcycles racing around track. Various shots as bikes climb hill and go round bend. Various shots bikes going along the straight. Panning shot as the winning bike passes the chequered flag. The winner is No. 35, a 490 cc Triumph Daytona ridden by David Nixon and Peter Butler. M/S crowd. M/S presentation of trophy to the bike's owner, pan up to the owner. C/U the two winning motorcyclists David Nixon and Peter Butler on the right.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2057.38
    Media URN:
    56689
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:51:00 / 01:50:52:00
    Canister:
    68/40

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