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Truck Carrying 10,000 Frozen Turkeys Catches Fire on the Highway, That’s One Large Dinner
Truck Carrying 10,000 Frozen Turkeys Catches Fire on the Highway, That’s One Large Dinner

5 Aug 2022, 22:39 UTC / A tractor-trailer burst into flames while driving on interstate 4 in the Sanford area; it turns out it was carrying 10,000 frozen turkeys

 
Woman Learns the Hard Way That Golf Carts and Jack Daniel’s Aren’t Allowed on a Highway
Woman Learns the Hard Way That Golf Carts and Jack Daniel’s Aren’t Allowed on a Highway

4 Aug 2022, 21:45 UTC / A 58-year-old Florida woman is now facing charges of disorderly intoxication in a public place after entering a highway drunk and driving a golf cart

 
No Problem, "I Run the County" Says Ferrari Driver to Cop Who Stopped Him for Speeding
No Problem, "I Run the County" Says Ferrari Driver to Cop Who Stopped Him for Speeding

21 Jul 2022, 15:10 UTC / Police footage captured the moment a Florida county official was pulled over last month, in June. A trooper stopped him on Interstate 95

 
1967 Ford F-100 Will Make You Feel Like the King of the Road, Priced Like a 2022 F-150
1967 Ford F-100 Will Make You Feel Like the King of the Road, Priced Like a 2022 F-150

25 Jun 2022, 19:16 UTC / A lifted Ford F-100 from the late '60s might just be what the doctor ordered, if you're suffering from acute nostalgia.

 
Florida Residents Use Their Exotic Cars As Power Boats, Viral Videos Abound
Florida Residents Use Their Exotic Cars As Power Boats, Viral Videos Abound

8 Jun 2022, 17:45 UTC / Flash flooding caused by tropical storm Alex turned cars into submarines, but Miami residents made the best out of the situation, as viral videos show

 
Updated: Ford Dealer in Florida Doubles the Price of the F-150 Lightning
Updated: Ford Dealer in Florida Doubles the Price of the F-150 Lightning

8 Jun 2022, 08:56 UTC / A Ford dealer in Florida has doubled the price of the F-150 Lightning by adding a “market adjustment” markup as high as the MSRP

 
Watch Chevy Corvette Miraculously Cross Flood Water Up to Its Windshield
Watch Chevy Corvette Miraculously Cross Flood Water Up to Its Windshield

6 Jun 2022, 08:25 UTC / Fording deep water is a job for big boys, but a C8 Corvette managed the unbelievable feat of crossing flood water up to its windshield without a hiccup

 
Florida Man Has One Too Many Drinks, Drives Mustang up Power Pole, Says "Yeah, It Sucks"
Florida Man Has One Too Many Drinks, Drives Mustang up Power Pole, Says "Yeah, It Sucks"

31 May 2022, 07:16 UTC / Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope, it's a Ford Mustang wanting to nest up a power pole, whose driver was arrested for DUI

 
$6.2 Million Mansion With 2 Private Hangars Is an Aviation Enthusiast’s Dream Come True
$6.2 Million Mansion With 2 Private Hangars Is an Aviation Enthusiast’s Dream Come True

21 May 2022, 00:30 UTC / Compound is located in Spruce Creek Fly-In aviation community in Florida and offers a little bit of everything for everyone, as long as money is no concern

 
Passenger Pilot Details Perfect Landing in Cessna 208, Despite Zero Flight Experience
Passenger Pilot Details Perfect Landing in Cessna 208, Despite Zero Flight Experience

17 May 2022, 02:54 UTC / Darren Harrison was able to land the single-engine plane he was in after pilot’s mid-flight health emergency, with help from an air traffic controller

 
Driver Stops an Accident From Happening and Restores Faith in Humanity
Driver Stops an Accident From Happening and Restores Faith in Humanity

15 May 2022, 08:30 UTC / A driver stepped in to help a co-worker, stopped an accident from happening and restored faith in humanity. Her gesture is inspiring.

 
“Mayhem at Lake George” Annual Boating Event Lives Up to the Name
“Mayhem at Lake George” Annual Boating Event Lives Up to the Name

14 May 2022, 05:59 UTC / Huge brawl breaks out at Florida boating event and police intervened to break it up. Dozens of boat citations were issued, and five people were arrested

 
Passenger With Zero Flight Experience Lands Cessna 208, After Mid-Air Emergency
Passenger With Zero Flight Experience Lands Cessna 208, After Mid-Air Emergency

12 May 2022, 04:12 UTC / The plane’s pilot became incapacitated mid-flight, so one of the two passengers took over and landed, with help from an experienced air traffic controller

 
Florida Man Takes Two F1 Racers in 900 HP Swamp Buggies, Racing Happens
Florida Man Takes Two F1 Racers in 900 HP Swamp Buggies, Racing Happens

6 May 2022, 15:22 UTC / Max Verstappen is one of the main actors in Red Bull's latest stunt show. This time, he is taken out of his comfort zone, but plays it off like it's nothing

 
The NautiTruck Is the Love Child of an ‘86 Ford F-150 and ‘83 Correct Craft Ski Boat
The NautiTruck Is the Love Child of an ‘86 Ford F-150 and ‘83 Correct Craft Ski Boat

4 May 2022, 04:28 UTC / The quintessential “Florida Man” ride is homemade, probably not road legal, an abomination, and an awesome frankenvehicle all at once

 
Drone Powered by Ion Propulsion Promises Noise Levels Below 70 dB, Uses No Propellers
Drone Powered by Ion Propulsion Promises Noise Levels Below 70 dB, Uses No Propellers

2 May 2022, 10:03 UTC / A Florida-based startup wants to create a less noisy urban environment with its Silent Ventus drone, powered by its proprietary ion propulsion technology

 
Tuned Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Is a Supercar Killer, Proves Its Worth at the Drag Strip
Tuned Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Is a Supercar Killer, Proves Its Worth at the Drag Strip

27 Apr 2022, 22:20 UTC / This stunning Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 was filmed a few days ago at the Bradenton Motorsports Park in Florida doing 9.9-second quarter-mile runs

 
Shelby GT500s Can Reach 1,200-HP Using These Key Ingredients, Ready Your Earplugs
Shelby GT500s Can Reach 1,200-HP Using These Key Ingredients, Ready Your Earplugs

23 Apr 2022, 19:11 UTC / Extracting over 1,200-hp from your Shelby GT500 is completely feasible these days, if you've got the budget to support the upgrades, and the right tuner.

 
Tesla Model S Plaid Races Full-Blown Dragster, BEATS the Hell Out of It Down the 1/8-Mile
Tesla Model S Plaid Races Full-Blown Dragster, BEATS the Hell Out of It Down the 1/8-Mile

20 Apr 2022, 07:51 UTC / At the end of the 1/8-mile run, which took place at the Showtime Dragstrip in Florida, the Tesla Model S Plaid posted 6.05 seconds, at 119.8 mph

 
This Young Woman Wants to Sell You a Blacked-Out 'Vette C8, What Say You?
This Young Woman Wants to Sell You a Blacked-Out 'Vette C8, What Say You?

8 Apr 2022, 07:51 UTC / For a barely-driven, nicely-equipped 2022 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, this Florida-only car is not that expensive at all