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NY man drives to Florida and back, spends $0

NY man drives to Florida and back, spends $0
Posted Monday, May 12th 2014 @ 12pm  by Derek Andersen, Newser Staff

(NEWSER) – A former truck driver may have set a new record for driving his electric car from New York City to Miami and back: 58 hours and 15 minutes—and he did it all without spending a penny. Michael Fritts, who charged his Tesla Model S for free along the way, wanted to celebrate the 10th anniversary of his successful heart surgery “by doing something special and fun and I also wanted to celebrate this wonderful vehicle," he tells WKTV. The experience left him feeling "a little like Batman," adds the New York man, who returned from his journey Tuesday.

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