The Saint: Season 4, Episode 1

The Checkered Flag (1 Jul. 1965)

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Oscar Newley has perfected a new fuel injection system for his racing car and approaches the Saint for financial backing. However the car breaks down during a race and he believes that it ... See full summary »

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Eddie Byrne ...
Oscar Newley
Justine Lord ...
Mandy Ellington
Edward de Souza ...
Beau Ellington
Pamela Conway ...
Catherine Marshall
Tim Barrett ...
Lee Leonard
Neil McCarthy ...
Alec Hunter
John Kidd ...
Bateman
Dorothy Frere ...
Hunter's Landlady
Eliza Buckingham ...
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Oscar Newley has perfected a new fuel injection system for his racing car and approaches the Saint for financial backing. However the car breaks down during a race and he believes that it has been sabotaged by Ellington, a rival owner-driver.Suspicions are compounded when Oscar is nearly killed in a fire at his work-shop and the car is again sabotaged. The chief culprit would seem to be Oscar's driver Alec but then he is murdered . The Saint must race to find the perpetrator in every sense. Written by don @ minifie-1

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