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  • Short Summary

    Open top tourers take part in a road race in France.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " "The Georges Boillot Cup". British cars and drivers hold their own against continental cracks in famous road race - run in downpour of rain."

    Boulogne, France

    Several open top racing cars drive towards camera on a wet road, with spectators on both sides. Action shots of cars racing round roads - some have backs like a rocket. Crowds wait in the wet to see the cars zip by. The winning driver is seen holding a bouquet of flowers and poses with others.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    702.10
    Media URN:
    33425
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:23:00 / 01:17:41:00
    Canister:
    G 1433

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