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  • Short Summary

    The new Austin Maxi is demonstrated.

  • Description

    Film showing the new car made by British Leyland - the "Austin Maxi.

    Various shots of man driving the "Maxi" seen from inside the van. C/U of gear stick. Exterior showing the car being driven down a suburban street and pulling up outside a bungalow. Man opens the boot. Another view of man opening boot then folding down back seat. He also folds down the front seats so that we can see how the car might be used as a mobile bedroom!

    Opens bonnet - we see the engine. Various shots of the man demonstrating the steering lock, smoking a cigarette as he admires the interior etc.

    Car transporter leaves the factory with lots of minis on board. Car transporter is followed by our man in the Austin Maxi.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3319.15
    Media URN:
    91561
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:10:00 / 01:37:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 4499 F

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