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Wheelbase: So You Want to be a Racing Driver?

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Gordon Wilkins covers the world of motor sport
With Judith Jackson, Stirling Moss and Ken Tyrell

The 1969 Grand Prix season ended last week with Jackie Stewart as world champion. What accounts for the unbroken success of the British in motor racing? Can our motor racing schools take the credit? How much does it cost to get on to a circuit for the first time?
An outside broadcast from the Motor Racing Stables at Brands Hatch in Kent where more than 1,000 young drivers go into training every year to try and follow in the tracks of Hawthorn, Moss, Clark, and Stewart

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Contributors

Presenter: Gordon Wilkins
Reporter: Judith Jackson
Interviewee: Stirling Moss
Interviewee: Ken Tyrell
Director: Tony Salmon
Associate Producer: John Mills
Producer: Brian Robins

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Wheelbase: So You Want to be a Racing Driver?

BBC Two England, 31 October 1969 20.00






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