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  • Short Summary

    International Motor Show at Grand Palais in Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    High angle long shot of the interior of international motor show in the Grand Palais in Paris. Various shots of stands. MS. Lotus Elite on stand. MS. Mini Minor and New Sprite on revolving stand. MS. & CU. of Jaguar E type as it turns on stand. Various shots of stands. LS. & MS. Rover three litre. LS. & MS. Mercedes convertible. GV. Ground floor of motor show. MS. Baby Fiat. MS. Renault 4 L is thrown from side to side on suspension testing machine. MS. The rollers which are used to test suspensions.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 09/10/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2601.07
    Media URN:
    77904
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:13:00 / 01:13:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 3545 H

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Mercedes convertible." - the vehicle is a Mercedes-Benz 220 SE Cabriolet.

    "Baby Fiat" - the vehicle is a Fiat 500 D.

    Other cars seen during the clip include;

    At 0:55, a Porsche 356 1600.

    At 01:24, a Volkswagen 1500 Karmann Ghia.

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