• Short Summary

    International Daily Express Trophy motor race at Silverstone.

  • Description

    Silverstone, Northamptonshire.

    International 'Daily Express' Trophy Race at Silverstone with 6 countries competing, won by Lance Macklin for Britain

    GV. racing cars in pits (Lib.) SV. Angle shot International flags. SV. A Maserati entered by Switzerland. SV. Mechanics attending to German Veritas. CU. Toni Ulmen, German racing driver. CU. Robert Manzon, France, at wheel of Gordini car, SV. British entrants, driving H.W.Ms. nearest camera Lance Macklin No. 31. SCU. J. Mike Hawthorn in a Cooper. SV. Cars rolling up to start line. GV. Back view, cars on starting marks. CU. Starter dropping flag. GV. Start of International Trophy, pan to B.V. LV. Field racing away after start. CU. Girls in crowds. LV. Cars racing. SV. One car overtaking another. SV. Towards No. 36 R. Manzon, France, well placed, in early stages of race. SV. Fellow countrymen Jean Behra, No. 27 pushing car in pits. LV. Hawthorn in a Cooper No.11. CU. Pan Hawthorn in a Cooper No.11. SV. Cars racing towards. LV. Lance Macklin, No. 31, on a H.W.M. leading field. GV. Cars racing towards. SV. Pan. Toni Ulmen, Germany racing. SV. Towards and pan, cars flashing past camera. SV. Lance Macklin speeding along. SV. Finish of race. STV. Macklin going up for presentation SV. Macklin receiving Cup from Max Aitken, son of Lord Beaverbrook CU. Macklin with Cup.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene "J")

    N.B. Tony Rolt also competed in this race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    8.48
    Media URN:
    26854
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1952
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:16:00 / 01:50:55:00
    Canister:
    52/40

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    Event took place on 10 May 1952.

    "Manzon" is Robert Manzon.

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  2. British Pathé says

    Thank you once again.

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