Shirley Muldowney is determined to be a top-fuel drag racer, although no woman has ever raced them before. Despite the high risks of this kind of racing and the burden it places on her family life, she perseveres in her dream. Written by
She did something, women were forbidden to do and, become a World Champion.
Did You Know?
At the first race they attend with her dragster, Jack Muldowney tells his son to help him work on the carburetor. The car is an A fuel dragster and is injected and has no carburetor. The injectors are clearly visible in this scene. See more
UNBECOMING, MY ASS!
[after storming out, of the press room while the NHRA, revoked his racing license
Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season)
Adaptation and music by Pete Seeger
Performed by The Byrds See more