Three women take a road trip to Santa Barbara in order to deliver the ashes of one of their dead husbands to his resentful daughter. Faced with the decision of a lifetime, Arvilla Holden hijacks her two best friends and sets off in a vintage '66 Bonneville convertible.
Among the many designs for the motorcycle, the Triumph Bonneville is one of the most inspiring, a classic form that combined sleek sophistication with heavy-duty machinery. This engrossing documentary follows the history of the Triumph two-wheeler -- from its inception in 1959 to the design that continued to be produced well into the 1990s -- with stops along the way to illuminate the model's storied past and many different incarnations.
A pair of half-brothers become rivals to break the land speed record.
This documentary tells the story of an unsung hero and self-made man, David Abbott Jenkins, who, with almost superhuman stamina and boyish charm, set out to single-handedly break every existing land speed record on his beloved Bonneville Salt Flats of Utah. More than a century later, many of "Ab's" records remain unbroken and the legacy lives on in his custom car. Looking like something Batman would have owned, the story comes full circle when Ab's son Marv, restores the 12-cyclinder, 4800-pound "Mormon Meteor" to its glory days for a ceremonial lap on the salt.
What it takes to hold a land-speed record.
3 Great Adventures: South America – Take a trio of temperamental 4×4s and set them off on a 1000 mile journey through forest, over mountains, and across deserts in what turns out to be Top Gear’s most exciting, dramatic and visually stunning adventure to date. Romania – The Top Gear team take a drive on one of the world’s best driving roads in this incredible Eastern European adventure. Bonneville USA – Jeremy, Richard and James head to the US where they set off on a proper old fashioned muscle car road trip to the amazing Bonneville Salt Flats.