About the film
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Release Date: July 06, 1976
|Slogan||:||«The annual Trans-American outlaw road race - A cross country demolition derby without rules!»|
|Production Companies||:||New World Pictures, Cross Country, Harbor Productions, Shaw Brothers|
|Producers||:||Roger Corman, Run Run Shaw, Samuel W. Gelfman, Peter Cornberg, Peter Cornberg, Gustave M. Berne|
|Writers||:||Don Simpson, Paul Bartel|
Coy "Cannonball" Buckman and his blazing red Pontiac enter the Trans-America Grand Prix, an underground road race spanning the continent in which there are no rules, no speed limits and no heed for the law. En route, Buckman jockeys with an international ensemble of racers for a $100,000 purse. But there are none more important than Cade Redman, his direct competition for a guaranteed spot on the elite Modern Motors racing team.