Corman produced and wrote this low-budget production which was distributed by American Releasing Corporation (later AIP). Ireland is on the run from a framed murder charge and meets Malone at a truck stop cafe. He takes Malone's Jaguar with her in it and enters the Pebble Beach road race
to get across the border to freedom. During the race, Malone and Ireland fall for each other, and when Ireland runs another driver off the road, he decides to go back and clear his name.