Steve takes a ride in a swamp buggy while visiting LaBelle, Fla.; checks out the training facilities at Utah's Olympic Park; trains for spaceflight in Southampton, Pa.; and tours the DeLorean Motor Company in Houston.
Steve dives into the ocean wearing a suit that's meant to protect against shark bites; speeds across California's Mojave Desert in a hot rod; and jumps over fire while running in an extreme race. Also: Robotic arms offer the chance to experience what it's like to have superstrength.
Steve checks out a water-powered jet pack in Fort Lauderdale; spends time with an all-volunteer fire department in Dover, Del.; visits Drive a Tank action park in Minnesota; and experiences the Summer Redneck Games in Dublin, Ga.
Steve takes a ride on a surfboard with a motor in San Diego; and explores a Massachusetts company that designs and builds robots. Also: an electric skateboard; and the $99,000 Local Motors' Rally Fighter automobile.
Steve experiences what it's like to be a fighter pilot; and takes a spin on an electric bike. Also: a trip to Formlabs in Cambridge, Mass., for a glimpse at what could be the next must-have electronic device; and a heavy-equipment playground in Las Vegas.
People and their inventions are spotlighted in a series that celebrates American ingenuity, beginning in the premiere when host Steve Watson experiences the Flyboard and gets behind the wheel of a Ferrari race car. Also: a do-it-yourselfer's dream shop; special effects in Texas.