World War III, a battle over the earth's remaining petroleum, has left the world in a post-apocalpytic state. A man named Straker heads an outlaw army that controls a giant vehicle called the Battletruck which is used for plundering. But Straker's daughter Corlie does not want to be involved with his cruel way ot life. Corlie runs off with a biker names Hunter, and the two of them settle down in a peaceful community. Eventually Straker and the Battletruck find Corlie and the peace she has found is lost.