Bruce Hammer recorded a speed of over 258 mph in the 2012 Big Muddy Air Race. His brother, Steve, was not far behind at 244 mph. Click here to check out all the results.
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 […]
Steffen Bienek, a German Sportsman builder, has installed a diesel engine in his aircraft. He plans to start test flights this summer. The engine is a Volkswagen 2.0 liter diesel engine with 170 HP – built as in the Gulf 5.
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!