• Short Summary

    A demonstration of the Dynasphere - a strange form of circular transport.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Brooklands. 'The Dynasphere' ... a one-wheel-four-seater. Remarkable invention in spherical locomotion, which, it is claimed, will one day revolutionise modern transport."

    Brooklands, Surrey.

    A woman and man sit in the Dynasphere - a strange new form of transport. It is shaped like a large tyre and the driver sits in the middle of it. The woman explains how the vehicle works. She says that the vehicle is good for starting on mud, ice or slime due to the way it works.

    C/U of her hands on the steering wheel as she demonstrates the method of steering the vehicle.

    Sitting in the wheel she describes how it turns.

    Shots of the Dynasphere being driven along the track at Brooklands - crowds of people look on in interest. More shots of the vehicle travelling at speed.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    661.13
    Media URN:
    4743
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:40:00 / 01:21:18:00
    Canister:
    32/73

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    More of the Dynasphere can be seen in clip 663.37.

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