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  • Short Summary

    Motor Racing in Strasbourg, France.

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    Strasbourg, France.

    Full titles read: "MOTOR RACING - The French Grand Prix - Felice Nazzaro wins exciting race of 482 miles with an average speed of 77 3/4 miles per hour."

    L/S's of cars racing down the race track. L/S's of car racing around sharp bend. Various other shots of the race in progress, large crowds have turned out for the occasion. Good C/U of the winner Felice Nazzaro and his partner sitting in his car (now stationery).

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    Film ID:
    274.23
    Media URN:
    23088
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:46:00 / 01:24:57:00
    Canister:
    G 895

Comments (1)

  1. roycousins says

    French Grand Prix on 16th July 1922 at Strasbourg.

    Felice Nazzaro won in No.4, a Fiat 804.

    Second was Pierre De Vizcaya in No.22, a bullet-shaped Bugatti Type 30.

    Only five cars finished out of eighteen starters.

    00:24 - Louis Zborowski's Aston Martin (No.5), followed by Pietro Bordino's Fiat 804 (No.11).

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