J. G. P. Thomas breaks speed record in his racing car.
Brooklands, Weybridge, Surrey.
Title: "MOST COVETED of all MOTOR RECORDS. J. G. P. Thomas, after trying for 2 years, breaks World's hour record, covering 109 miles 160 yards and attaining at times 130 miles per hour".
M/S of two racing cars driving slowly through a crowd. M/S of a parked racing car with - Leyland-Thomas No. 1 - written on the side, the driver - Thomas - sits behind the wheel, a mechanic in a dirty boiler suit stands nearby. C/U of Thomas sitting in his record breaking car.