Fireball 500 Poster

Release Date: 1966

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
Handsome and daring Dave Owens (Frankie Avalon) is a young stock-car driver who becomes entangled in a moonshine-smuggling scheme as he embarks on a cross-country competition. Joined by his buddy Leander Fox (Fabian) and the lovely Jane Harris (Annette Funicello), Dave comes up with his own plan to foil the criminals. As he races around the nation, Dave competes with Leander for the affections of Jane, but automotive action is always top priority.

Cast: Frankie Avalon, Annette Funicello, Fabian , Chill Wills, Harvey Lembeck, Julie Parrish, Douglas Henderson, Baynes Barron

Director: William Asher

Genres: Action

Production Co: American International Pictures (AIP)

Keywords: Competition, Amusing, Lighthearted, Friendship, Rivalry, Friend, 1960s