Speed test runs by 'Budweiser' SOS (Speed Of Sound) rocket powered car at Edwards Air Force Base at California. Men stand near vehicles. A trail of smoke. The 3-wheeled land vehicle is driven by Mr. Stan Barrett. It is powered by a rocket engine. Speed ranges from 246 to 731 mph in this set of trials. These images were recorded on camera number 748. Several persons are seen standing and watching the rocket car. Two vehicles parked behind it
Rocket engine ignites and billows smoke but car remains stationary. Smoke dissipates and then flame appears from rear and the car accelerates rapidly and proceeds smoothly throughout the run and slowdown..
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