Billy Coy comes to Carrell. His late father's mechanic Red hires Billy as a mechanic. Soon, Billy gets a job as a driver.
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Actually filmed at the famous Indianapolis 500-mile race classic and the nation's top speedways!
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Did You Know?
In the 33rd running of the Indianapolis 500 in 1949, Wilbur Shaw, the President of the Speedway, actually did drive the pace car, as the movie announcer had noted. See more
During qualifying in Billy Coy's first race in the hot rod, there is a substance (sand or oil dry) on the track surface, in turn one, during his warm-up lap, and during his first green flag lap. During the next 2 laps, turn one no long has the substance on it, but after Billy receives the checkered flag, the substance is back on the track, and tire tracks can be seen going through the substance. See more
Have you got a table for me, please?
What is your name?
[Looking at his reservation list
I'm sorry, I have no Hamilton here.
[Offering a $10 bill
Well, I have a Hamilton HERE.
Well, Mr. Hamilton, I have your table right at ringside. Right this way please.
The film opens with the following written acknowledgements: "Grateful acknowledgement for their invaluable assistance is made to the AAA, the URA, the Racing Drivers of America, the Indianapolis Speedway and Mr. Wilbur Shaw." See more
Written by Kermit Goell
and Fred Spielman
Sung by Lina Romay
at nightclub See more