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    Material relating to newsreel story "News In Flashes - Germany - Ascari wins Grand Prix ..." - 52/66.

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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "News In Flashes - Germany - Ascari wins Grand Prix ..." - 52/66.

    Mute version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.

    Nuremberg, Germany. Alberto Ascari, driving a Ferrari wins the German Grand Prix for the Third time.

    MV. Start of German Grand Prix SV. Angle shot two cars racing towards. SV. Towards and pan, car taking curve. MV. Alberto Ascari in a Ferrari, No. 101. taking bend. LV. Rear wheel comes off car , bounces across road, pan as car slides on brake drum. GV. Crowd. LV. Elevated Ascari closely followed by Farina in a Ferrari. SV. Pan Ascari. SV. Towards and pan, Farina No. 102. chasing Ascari. LV. Ascari finishing. GV. Crowd. CU. Ascari.

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    01:27:03:00 / 01:27:38:00
    52/66 D (Selected Originals)

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  1. Unknown user says

    The race was run on 3 August 1952.

    The location is not, as currently stated Nuremberg, but the Nurbugring.

    "Rear wheel comes off car" - it's car 107, the Gordini of Robert Manzon.

    More footage of the event can be found in clip 24.12.

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