• Short Summary

    Thrilling car race from America ends with terrifying crash.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Chicago. Speed ... Speed ... and yet more speed. Thrilling 50 mile car race for American standard cars Championship, ends in sensational crash."

    Chicago, Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    Racing cars take off from a moving start on race.

    Great travelling shots of race cars in action. Various shots of race. Some of the cars show advertising for Chevrolet and Ford.

    One of the cars flips over and the driver can be seen falling out of the car. People rush over to the crash site. The driver appears to be badly injured.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    747.24
    Media URN:
    7916
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:14:00 / 01:37:13:00
    Canister:
    30/43

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