When former racer Steve presents lay fan Jesse to his favorite team Eagin, star driver Matt Thomas has a nasty accident and accuses the crew team of sabotage. When the whole gang attends the race, he has a crash in the sabotaged car and dies- but from deliberate medication abuse. The sleuths dig into team rivalries and financial problems, to come up with several relevant plots.
Did You Know?
The Team Eagin Driver Matt Thomas' car ends up along the track with a 'Hibler Oil' billboard prominent in the death scene. Christopher Hibler is the episode Director. There is no Hibler Oil company. See more
When they are running the engine on the Dynamometer near the end, they run it up and bring ti to almost 12,000 RPM. All during this time, there is no indication that the engine is running. There is no smoke, no twisting from torque (they state this engine produces 700 horsepower), and absolutely no vibration or movement at any RPM. See more
Features Days of Thunder