• Short Summary

    Demonstration of the new Austin Champ - a jeep type vehicle.

  • Description

    Farnborough.

    SV. Towards Austin "Champ" (a new military jeep) being tested over rough country. LV.B/V Champ climbing short sharp hill. SV.Pan, Champ going through water. SV. Snort pipe being lifted into position. MV. Driver wearing frogman suit boards car. SCU. Frogman at wheel of "Champ". SV. Waterproofed car enters tank. SV. Pressmen looking on. SV. Car in tank moving along bottom. Head of frogman and snort only visible. SV. Towards car runs out of tank. SV. Pan car emerges from tank, water pours from interior.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "L")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    44.36
    Media URN:
    27739
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:07:00 / 01:31:55:00
    Canister:
    52/95

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