• Short Summary

    BRITAIN'S MIKE HAILWOOD, ALREADY ASSURED OF RETAINING THE WORLD 500 c.c.CHAMPIONSHIP, SWEPT TO VICTORY IN?

  • Description

    1.
    GTV START OF RACE
    0.16

    2.
    TV.PAN..RIDERS DOWN STRAIGHT.
    0.27

    3.
    SV SPECTATORS.
    0.29

    4.
    GV RIDERS INTO BEND, AND AROUND.
    0.37

    5.

    0.50

    6.
    SCU RIDER CRASHES, FALLS CLEAR OF MACHINE.
    0.57

    7.
    GV RIDERS AROUND BEND, HAILWOOD LEADS.
    1.04

    8.
    GV HAILWOOD FLAGGED IN.
    1.07

    9.
    GV SPECTATORS.
    1.09

    10.
    CU WINNER HAILWOOD ON DAIS.
    1.16



    Initials PGR/V/AW/PB PGR/V/AW/GH


    EDITORS: SEE ALSO PROD 7157/63 SEPT 15 RHODESIA' REDMAN WINS MONZA 350 c.c. EVENT
    SPORT: MOTORCYCLE RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: BRITAIN'S MIKE HAILWOOD, ALREADY ASSURED OF RETAINING THE WORLD 500 c.c.CHAMPIONSHIP, SWEPT TO VICTORY IN THE ITALIAN MOTORCYCLING GRAND PRIX AT MONZA YESTERDAY (SUNDAY).HE LED ALL THE WAY ON AN M.V.PRIVET AND WAS NEVER SERIOUSLY CHALLENGED THROUGHOUT THE 96 1/2-MILE (155 KILOMETRES) RACE OVER 27 LAPS.

    HAILWOOD'S TIME OF 1 HOUR 3 MINS.3 SECS.BROKE HIS OWN RECORD FOR THE EVENT, SET LAST YEAR.HIS AVERAGE SPEED: 118 M.P.H.(190 K.P.H.).

    HE WAS FOLLOWED HOME BY AUSTRALIAN JACK FINDLAY (MATCHLESS) IN 1:04.44 AND FRED STEVENS OF BRITAIN (NORTON) IN 1:04.00.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6O3K57PKB41VQYWDW2IA30Z0I
    Media URN:
    VLVA6O3K57PKB41VQYWDW2IA30Z0I
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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