• Short Summary

    Footage of the 1959 Grand Prix featuring Stirling Moss and Jack Brabham.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Who'll be next champ?

    Motor racing, London and Aintree.

    High angle shot of the Racing Car Show at the Royal Horticultural Old Hall. M/S sign 'Formula One World Champion' pan down to Jack Brabham's Cooper Climax as it revolves. Various shots of completely stripped Delarge. Various shots of B.R.M., pan down to the exhaust pipe. C/U B.R.M.'s engine. L/S line of Vanwalls.

    Various shots of crowds on the Aintree racetrack before the start of the 1959 Grand Prix. M/S driver Stirling Moss talking to others standing by his car. C/U Jack Brabham fixing his helmet and getting into the seat of his Cooper. C/U Tony Brooks sitting in his car. C/U Roy Salvadori fixing his helmet. C/U Cooper watching.

    L/S Jack Brabham in his Cooper while leading the field in the Grand Prix. M/S Stirling Moss in his Vanwall in second place. L/S Moss coming towards camera. L/S Brabham streaking towards the finish, he is flagged home. M/S Brabham rolling into the pits. C/U as he stands up in his car. C/U girl in crowd. C/U Mrs Topham placing the laurel wreath over Brabham's head.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:19:00 / 01:27:26:00

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