The Champions 1949-1951 (1965)

Film details

  • Director

    Bill Mason

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1965

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

The death of the champion Jean Pierre Wimille, and the ensuing challenge to Alfa Romeo by Ferrari led to a battle of champions, of both men and machines. The principle racing events of 1949-1951 are reviewed, culminating in the 1951 World Championship won by Fangio in an Alfa Romeo.

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