Footage of Donald Campbell's attempt at land speed record before crash in Utah.
Campbell Crack-up. Utah in the United States of America.
L/S of large sign reading, "Bluebird Land Speed Record Attempt". L/S Interior showing Donald Campbell standing in front of Bluebird discussing details with his mechanic and his wife Tonia. C/U Union Jack and US flag on the nose of Bluebird. The machine is pushed of the hangar. L/S of Campbell with the maintenance crew and car. Maintenance crew pushing car out of hanger.
L/Ss of car on first run timed at about 300 miles an hour. Several shots of the second run. M/S of skid mark on the sands. Pan up to the wreckage of Campbell's car. C/U of the strap which saved Campbell's life. More shots of the wrecked car.