• Short Summary

    The "state of the art" show at the G. M. Technical Center --- called "Progress?

  • Description

    1.
    Three-wheel experimental car


    2.
    Old classic steam car


    3.
    Firebird III
    0.14

    4.
    Technical Center aerial view
    0.04

    5.
    Cole lip-sync
    0.18


    (Cole's voice-over continues)


    6.
    Sterling engine C. U.


    7.
    Electro-Vair


    8.
    Low-emission C. U.


    9.
    Besler steam engine C. U.


    10.
    Small experimental shopper


    11.
    G. M. steam engine on dynamometer




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The "state of the art" show at the G. M. Technical Center --- called "Progress of Power" --- included 26 special vehicles which were exhibited or demonstrated, many for the first time.

    Outlining the purpose of the special showing, General Motors President, Edward N. Cole said ...

    The cars and power systems here today are working experimental models built by General Motors. They are designed to illustrate current technological progress by General Motors scientists and engineers and by our consultants in various fields.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA64L63U8KNSJHCF6QTD2AOTGY6
    Media URN:
    VLVA64L63U8KNSJHCF6QTD2AOTGY6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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