Don Garlits (Self)Billy Meyer (Self)Shirley Muldowney (Self)Don Prudhomme (Self)
Douglas Kent Hall
Directed by Douglas Kent Hall. Wheels of Fire focuses on the lives of five major drag racers of the era: Don Garlits, Don Prudhomme, Shirley Muldowney, Richard Tharp and Billy Meyer. They are followed thru a complete top fuel drag race season by the film crew. The ups and downs of each team, and the personalities of all involved drivers are shown in great detail. A thrill ride that is also very informative. A great look back at drag racing in the 1970s. This hour long movie was produced by Texas race promoter Buddy Boren.