• Short Summary

    Stirling Moss wins the Auvergne Grand Prix at Clermont-Ferrand, Paris.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Stirling's Luck Turns".

    Paris, France.

    G/V crowds at the Auvergne circuit at Clermont-Ferrand in Paris for the grand prix of Auvergne. Panning shot cars getting away at the start. Panning shot racing driver Stirling Moss driving No. 14 Cooper-Borgward. G/V cars going up hill and approaching sharp bend. C/U car coming towards camera. G/V cars racing round winding country road and approaching bends. Panning shot Moss going into sharp left hand bend. Panning other cars chasing Moss through the bends. G/V cars racing past crowded grandstands. Panning shot car racing past. Panning shot cars racing through bends in the country. Panning shot Stirling Moss going into sharp left hand bend as he nears end of the race. Panning shot Moss is flagged home the winner. Crowd shot. L/S Moss removing his helmet. C/U Stirling Moss.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1591.09
    Media URN:
    51154
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:13:00 / 01:11:15:00
    Canister:
    59/61

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The race was a Formula 2 event called "Il Trophee d"Auvergne".

    The race took place on 26 July 1959.

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