Sportsman takes to the water in Florida

Sportsman builder, Everett Mellish, spent some time in Florida after displaying his aircraft, “Splash”, at the Sun-n-Fun airshow. North Captiva Island, Florida. The b!*$&@!*s wouldn’t allow me to land on their private airstrip…so Splash showed them how real planes park! Lake Jackson…near Sebring, FL Beer Can Island…Clearwater, FL…Inner Coastal Waterway. Homosassa, Florida (Google Earth the […]

Sportsman goes Diesel

Steffen Bienek, a German Sportsman builder, has installed a diesel engine in his aircraft. He plans to start test flights this summer. The engine isĀ  a Volkswagen 2.0 liter diesel engine with 170 HP – built as in the Gulf 5.

Sportsman takes to the roads on Sanibel Island, Florida

Trey Johnson and his Plane Driven team have been working hard on the 2nd generation of the roadable Sportsman. He recently took it for a test drive in Sanibel. Click here to check out the video. And as the officer in the video confirms it is street legal!