EYSTON SETS 345 M.P.H. LAND SPEED RECORD British racing ace Captain George Eyston prepares for a new world speed mark as his car "Thunderbolt" is painted black and the track prepared on the Bonneville, Utah salt flats. Driver POV of the sand blurring by as Eyston breaks his last speed record with a new one for 345 m.p.h.
STAGEHAND WINS NARRAGANSET PARK RACE In the homestretch of the Pawtuckett, R.I. race at Narragansett Park the colt Stagehand comes up from behind to beat Bull Lea and capture a $25,000 special track stake.
MAN O' WAR CELEBRATES 21ST BIRTHDAY Thoroughbred great Man O' War celebrates his 21st birthday on his Lexington, Kentucky farm where he now resides with his youngest son, a gangly five-day-old colt. Both father and son show off their fine racing forms.
WAR ADMIRAL WINS 1937 PREAKNESS War Admiral wins the Preakness by a head although it's a close race with Pompoon who tries desperately to pull ahead. Slow-motion replay of the last crucial moments of the race emphasize the struggle between the two champions.
LAND SPEED RECORD 1931 Malcolm Campbell hits a new world record with 246 mile an hour clip in Daytona Beach, Florida. Driving his thundering bluebird over bumpy sands, British speed demon fails to touch his unofficial mark of 265 mph, but exceeds 231 hung up by the late Sir Henry Segrave two years ago.
Date: 1931 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: DV Length: 00:01:06:00, No Audio
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