American cars take the prizes in the famous 24 hrs endurance race.
Unissued / Unused material -
Le Mans, France.
MS Crowd at Le Mans 24 hrs endurance car race. CU Henry Ford II in pits. VS In pits with mechanics at work on the cars. MS Cars on their way to the staring area. MV Henry Ford II drops flag and the drivers race across the road and climb into their cars and roar off. MS Groups of cars moving around track at early stage. Aerial shot of race in progress, along fast straight. LS A Ferrari spins round. VS During race. VS At night with the cars headlights piercing the darkness and lighting up the signs by the road side. VS More racing. MS No 2. which goes on to win is a Ford driven by Bruce Maclaren. CU English policeman at Le Mans taking photograph of race. MS Winning Ford being wheeled in.
(Dupe Neg.) Old record suggests that material may date from around 20/06/1966.