In 1971, could a little group of unknown automotive engineers independently design and build a race car from an old 1964 Pontiac sedan and really compete against professional, factory-backed racing teams? These guys did it, winning the hearts of fans and the press who dubbed their car “The Gray Ghost.” In 1972 they did it again, starting with a wrecked Firebird, and shocked the racing world.
Christine Cassler is bent on renewing her life after the loss of her husband. Doug is a mysterious motorcycle-riding hunk who comes to her rescue. Like Chris, he has a troubled past. Their mutual attraction is nothing short of spontaneous combustion. Christine’s life seems ready to zoom into high gear until she winds up snared in a big problem – one that could literally prove fatal.