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    British winners of Monte Carlo Rally disqualified & Racing Cars Show, London.

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    Monaco (Monte Carlo).
    GV. Monaco, pan down to line of cars waiting to start on the mountain test, final stage of the Monte Carlo Rally. SV. Timo Makinen and Paul Easter roll forward to the start line in their Mini Cooper. SV. Makinen is flagged away. SV. Citroen No 16 starting off. GV. Elevated shot as Citroen No 26 starts off. GV. Two cars going past camera in the Lecques Pass. The leading car is No 83 a Ford followed by Triumph 2000, No 118. SV. Pan, car No 98 an Alfa Romeo, going around bend. GV. Hillman Imp No 107, driven by Rosemary Smith, going past camera. GV. Citroen No 195 driven by Pauli Toivonen, going past camera. GV. Lancia No 140 going past camera and skidding round bend. GV. & M.G.B. No 183 going past camera. SV. Ford No 83 having gone off the road and in a ditch. GV. Pan, Mini No 202. GV. Ford No 110 going past camera. SV. Pan, Mini No 114 going past camera. GV. Monaco as Timo Makinen drives the Mini Cooper No 2, to the finish. SV. Citroen No 35 finishing. GV. Renault No 24 finishing. Toivonen was later declared to be overall winner of the Monte Carlo Rally. British winners were disqualified on a lighting technicality.

    CU. Pan, the Lotus 38 in which Jim Clark won the Indianapolis 500 Race. LV. The car. CU. The back end of the Lotus. SV. John Surtees' Lola. SV. & CU. The engine of the Lola. LV. Two new Elva cars. LV. & CU. Bruce McLaren seated in the skeleton of the Elva with Stirling Moss kneeling beside. SV. & SV. & CU. The new Johnny Walker J.W.4. Formula 4 racing car. LV. & CU. John Bolster explaining to Kim Cosley points about the special Triumph Spitfire. LV. & CU. The Allard Dragster. SV. The Ford Allard Drag saloon. CU. Pan, the power unit of the Allard. LV. People looking at the new Porsche. SV. John Cooper (on the left) and Jonathon Seiff looking at their new Masserati. CU. Cooper and Seiff. CU. Pan, the new Masserati. SV. The Masserati engine. LV. The car on its stand. CU. From inside Jim Clark's Lotus as it goes round Brands Hatch during a race. CU. Clark changes gear. CU. Pan the car at speed. GV. From the car as it goes round circuit.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:20:00 / 01:16:27:00

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