• Short Summary

    More than a hundred and sixty international rally drivers have been taking part in the 1960 "Rally to the Midnight Sun" -- Stockholm to Ostersund-- June 15-18, covering more than fifteen-hundred miles.

  • Description

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    TRAVEL SHOT.. from car along road.
    0.11

    2.
    LV PAN.. of car No. 9. Peter Riley -GB- in a Wolsey along road.
    0.18

    3.
    SV Car No. 76 Harry Bengtsson and Righard Ake in a Super Porsche stopping at check point.
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    4.
    LV PAN.. of car past to b/v.
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    5.
    LV Car towards and over bumps, and past camera.
    0.37

    6.
    LV Car No.22 towards - Pat Moss and Anne Wisdom in an Austin 40 pan to b/v.
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    7.
    TRAVEL SHOT FROM CAR.. along road.
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    8.
    SV TRAVEL SHOT.. approaching control point.
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    9.
    SV Car No.67 Jansson Berntd and Mars Anne in a VW pulling up at check point.
    0.55

    10.
    CU Checking papers.
    0.58

    11.
    BV Car away.
    1.01

    12.
    SV Car round corner and through obstacles.
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    13.
    LV Car No. 96 Rolf Kihlberg and Dag Allers in a Renault Dauphine.
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    14.
    CU Mrs. Anne Hall, winner of the women's section.
    1.19



    Initials TDH/S/JH/PB


    SPORT: CAR RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: More than a hundred and sixty international rally drivers have been taking part in the 1960 "Rally to the Midnight Sun" -- Stockholm to Ostersund-- June 15-18, covering more than fifteen-hundred miles.

    Organised by the Swedish Royal Automobile Club (KAK), the Rally - the eleventh - carries a first prize of a trophy and 3000 kronor. The route was through Joenkoping, Gaevle, Sollefteaa, Viholmina and on to Ostersund, south of the Arctic Circle.

    Overall winner was Sweden's Carl Magnus Skogh, of Amals club, driving a Saab 96, second came Harry Bengtsson, also of Sweden, in a Porsche Super 90, and the women's section was won by Britain's Mrs. Anne Hall.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5HXWC184KKHJHRCTPB8315OHJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5HXWC184KKHJHRCTPB8315OHJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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