1960's saloon car racing

A short film showing images of saloon car racing in the 1960's.

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Saloon Cars Own Race (1962)
Full title reads: "Brands Hatch. Saloon Cars Own Race". Brands Hatch, Kent. Six hour saloon car race. GV Cars on the track at Brands Hatch. SV Ditto. SV Mechanic spinning a wheel. CU Mechanic putting petrol in car. SV An engine. CU An Indian mechanic. CU Pan. Elizabeth Jones and her co-driver Pauline Mayman. CU Mike Parkes putting on safety strap. CU Christopher Lawrence in straw hat. CU Another driver fitting safety belt. GV The start of the race. GV Cars coming round bend. GV Mike Parkes in his Jaguar coming round the bend. LV Pan. Parkes going along straight. GV A Mini leading an Anglia. GV Pan. Vauxhall going past camera. GV Car No 39 Volvo of Jacques Patte having run off the track. SV Ditto. CU The driver drinking from beaker. GV Cars coming round track. SV Cars coming round bend. SV Ford Zodiac of Paul Hawkins in the pit. SV Petrol being poured in. GV Pan. Mike Parkes going past camera. GV Pan. Car No 3 Jaguar of Mike Salmon going past camera followed very closely by a Mini. LV An Anglia lying on its roof. GV As Parkes is flagged home the winner. CU Parkes. SV People watching. CU Parkes and his co-driver Jimmy Blumer. (Orig. Neg.) FILM ID:1733.17 A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. http://www.britishpathe.tv/ FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/





Pre 1957 Classic Saloon Car Championship Race Mallory Park 3rd May 1992
Pre-57 Classic Saloon Car Championship race at Mallory Park, Leicestershire, 3rd May 1992. The race was won by the late Bill Stone in a Morris Minor.





BSCC Crystal Palace 1964
a short video of a race of the British Saloon Car Championship in Crystal Palace 1964. Commentary by Mr. Chumley Warner





1960 Biggest Accident on a Race Track!!!
http://romanoarchives.altervista.org/ Universal Newsreel (Excerpt) In 1960, during the Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway, happened the biggest accident on a race track in History, as this excerpt from an Universal Newsreel reports, involving many cars and drivers including: L.D. Austin, Johnny Allen, Reb Wickersham, G.C. Spencer, Paul Lewis, Clem Proctor, Buddy Baker, Herb Tillman, Shorty Rollins, Fred Lorenzen, Lee Petty, David Pearson, Ned Jarrett, Wilbur Rakestraw, T.C. Hunt, Joe Weatherly, Jim Whitman, Tiny Lund, etc. Nobody was seriously injured. Editing by ROMANO-ARCHIVES. "SUBSCRIBING to this Channel is a MUST for researchers and RARE HISTORICAL FOOTAGE fans!!!" V. Romano A better quality version of this clip is available. Hi-Res videos from our Collections are available on DVD, CD or directly in your inbox. Clips and movies can also be downloaded from our servers using a PW or uploaded by us to your FTP.




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