Scenes at a drag car racing track. Various shots of the cars and spectators. American "dragsters" are seen. Mechanics fiddle around with the cars. C/Us of some of the cars and drivers. Motorcycle dragsters are also seen.
This is apparently the first British Drag...
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 520.
Drag racing comes to Britain as the American Commando team race the British.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 663.
Trials for learner drivers, drag car racing and kiddies cars.
Dragsters race at stretch of track at Podington, Bedfordshire.
Lots of clips featuring fast boats, cars, trains, greyhounds, rowing teams etc. c. 1927
Retrospective documentary tracing the development of moving pictures.