Judging from reader emails, my 2003 Ford Mustang might be more popular than I am.
The unofficial car of the Postcards From Florida column has received plenty of praise for its supporting role in road trips such as a recent excursion on the historic Fort Gates Ferry, a no-frills travel option across the St. Johns River from Crescent City to the Ocala National Forest since 1853.
"Once you have had the best, why settle for anything else?" writes Dolores of Altamonte Springs, a lifelong Mustang owner. "I'm writing to you to let you know you are not the only one with a 'vintage' Mustang."
As usual, my emails also include helpful ideas for future trips or...