Jamie and Packard are teenage car racers. When Jamie gets involved with Packard's girlfriend Keri, Packard and his gang kill him. After this, the Wraith, a black turbo race car appears to challenge Packard. During the many races that follow, Packard's gang members are killed off. Then just as this conflict is coming to an end, a new boy named Jake rides into town on his motorcycle and begins to pursue Keri.
Charlie Sheen, Nick Cassavetes, Sherilyn Fenn, Randy Quaid, Matthew Barry, Clint Howard, David Sherrill, James Bozian, Griffin O'Neal, Chris Nash, Vickie Benson, Jeffrey Sudzin, Peder Mulhouse, Michael Hungerford, Steven Eckholdt, Elizabeth Cox, Chris Bradley, Joan H Reynolds, Richard Alexander