Speed test runs by 'Budweiser' SOS (Speed Of Sound) rocket powered car at Edwards Air Force Base at California. Men stand near vehicles. The 3-wheeled land vehicle is driven by Mr. Stan Barrett. It is powered by a rocket engine. Speed on this run is 690 miles per hour and recorded on camera number 747. The run starts with a puff of smoke and then the car accelerates in a blur of smoke. It is seen against the blurred background, as it moves past at high speed and becomes more clearly discernable as it slows. Drag chute seen behind as it coasts to a stop.
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