The effects of the Suez Crisis and the closure of the canal begin to be felt by motorists.
Paris, London and Denmark. Cut story with American commentary.
Various shots of cars queuing up to be serviced at garage (Paris). CU. Petrol pump clock face in action (Paris). Various shots of people queuing for their gasoline ration cards (Denmark). Various shots of free cars and people queuing for them and of man driving off in one (England).