Utah, United States of America USA.
GV. of the pit where mechanics are working on the Austin Healey Sprite record car. GV. Pan with the car as it makes its record attempt. MS. Mechanics at work. GV. of the horizon in the desert merging with the clear sky. Various shots of the pits and drivers....
An exciting account of the preparations, both here and in the USA, for the land speed record attempt.
Sir Malcolm Campbell preparing for next land speed record attempt.
John Cobb reaches 350 miles an hour in his attempt on the Land Speed Record.
Material relating to newsreel story "Campbell's Crack Up" - 60/77.
Gloster Meteor jet plane taking off and landing at Herne Bay.
Attempt at world speed record by XP 38 Thunderjet.
John Cobb's land speed record is cancelled because of flooding on Bonneville Salt Flats.