|Title ID||10647||Collection ID||1256|
|Title||The Motor Cycling Club London Lugano Run [H.C.Reigate]|
|Collection||Invicta Car Club Archive|
|Keywords||Cars Cross-Channel Steamers Film Making Harbours Leisure Time Activities Motor Vehicles Men Roads Ships Transport Rural Areas|
|Format||16mm Black & White Silent|
|Duration||19 min. 03 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This two-part film shows the Motorcycling Club's London to Lugano car run in August 1927 filmed by H.G. Reigate in his Invicta car (YH 1305); accompanied by his travelling companion and navigator Mr M. Weinstein. The pair travel with a group of drivers in various cars on a journey through Europe.
H.G.Reigate travels with M.Weinstein who is described as a passenger, navigator, mechanic and secretary. Scenes show several other competitors' cars being off loaded including Allen's A.C, Barnes' Rolls, Hobbs' Riley, Still's Alvis, and Ahearn's Invicta (YE 7682).