• Short Summary

    International Motor Exhibition at Earls Court, London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE WORLD BUYS BRITISH CARS".

    Earls Court, London

    Sunbeam Talbot 90 Saloon displayed at international Motor Exhibition at Earls Court, London. Close up shot of man's hand working pre-elect gear change on gear column on Sunbeam 90. Close up shot of notice on windscreen '90 Convertible Coupe £825' Hillman Minx with notice in front £395.

    Roof signs 'Jaguar and Wolseley.' Close up shot of Jaguar car on display. Close up shot of a man climbing into Jaguar car. Rover car on display. Morris Minor convertible with top down, woman getting out of the car. Close up shot of radiator of Morris Minor, tilt up to car.

    Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester and officials walking round show. Several shots of Duke of Gloucester looking at cars with officials. Close up shot of Duke of Gloucester.

    General view of the show. Close up shot of Austin A 90 on revolving turntable. Close up shot of door of Austin with man pushing button to collapse hood. Hood retracting. Top shot of midget car 'Rovin' (French). Man and woman getting into Rovin car. Close up shot of Rolls Royce headlamp, camera tracks back to show bonnet and radiator. Rolls Royce car on display.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1440.25
    Media URN:
    46987
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:01:00 / 01:38:26:00
    Canister:
    48/88

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