• Short Summary

    Americans test new cars - to destruction in one case.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'What will this Year's Model Stand?' Here's the American way of finding out!!"

    United States of America.

    A car speeds around a tight corner on a race track. It goes into a spin and sends up a cloud of dust.

    The driver repeats the same manoeuvre.

    A heavy looking car is driven at speed over a very bumpy patch of track. It bounces up and down - testing its suspension to the limits.

    Car driven straight down track. C/U of car approaching and driving over the camera. Two cars approach each other at high speed - they crash head on.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    659.49
    Media URN:
    4730
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:17:00 / 01:59:04:00
    Canister:
    32/76

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