• Short Summary

    British BRM cars come first second and third at Silverstone.

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    Silverstone, Northamptonshire.

    SV. The three BRM cars in the pits, mechanics attending to them. SCU. Mechanic fixing plugs on one of the BRM engines. CU. Jean Behra, racing driver who won the race, talking to two mechanics. SCU. Mechanics fixing plugs on a Maserati engine. SV. Behra seated in his BRM with engine running just before the start of the race, beckons to Raymond Mays who bends down to talk to him. CU. Masten Gregory seated in his Maserati. SV. Ron Flockhart seated in his BRM talking to mechanics. SV. Crowds at the start. GV. Cars lined up at the starting grid waiting for the flag to drop. They are - from left to right - in the front row are Behra, Ron Flockhart, Gregory and Schell. SCU. Starter drops flag. SV. Panning shot as cars race away into back view, the three BRM's taking the lead immediately. GV. Cars racing down straight just after the start. SV. Four cars flashing by on right hand bend. SV. Panning shot of Behra in No 6 BRM leading the field as he races round club corner. GV. Elevated shot of the BRM's racing passed the pits. SV. Member of the 1,2,3, BRM pits team holding lap number board up as the cars flash passed the pits. LV. Panning shot of BRM leading two others round club bend. SV. Panning shot of Schell No 7 BRM lying second as he races round club corner. SV. Members of the BRM pits team cheering their cars as they flash passed the pits. SV. Panning shot of Flockhart in No 8 BRM in third place as he races round club corner. GV. Elevated panning shot of Behra flashing passed the pits for the last time leading the field. SV. Panning shot of Behra racing round club corner and nearing the finish. SV. Behra is flagged over the winning line. SV. Behra driving into the pits in his BRM and being surrounded by mechanics and others. SCU. Raymond Mays hugs Behra and congratulates him.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:58:00 / 01:26:09:00

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