Film: 11784

Sport | 1900 | Silent | B/W

Synopsis:

First ever car race on Isle of Man. Trials for the Gordon Bennett Race, 1904 held on what is now the TT circuit. Napiers. Wolseleys. Daracqs ( Eleven cars in all ). Racing round the circuit.
Selwyn F. Edge Napier won, with Darracqs 2nd and 3rd.
(This may actually be 1908 Tourist Trophy race on the Isle of Man, rather than above. The winner (No.2) was W. Watson on a Hutton; 2nd was No.4, Algernon Lee Guinness on a Darracq; and 3rd was No.17, Arthur George, also on a Darracq)


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