Set around the Miami Grand Prix, the episode starts out with a young 17 year old hooker called "Florence Italy", being picked up by one of the racers in the Grand Prix, he then races around Miami attracting the attention of Crockett and Tubbs, a chase ensues where the Porsche 906 Carrera eventually escapes Crockett and Tubbs because the young hooker had been thrown out of the passenger seat at speed and killed. The Vice cops follow up on the car and find it belongs to a Danny Tepper, Crockett and Tubbs track down Danny and question him, they feel he is telling the truth when he says that he didn't do it and hasn't been near his car for days. Castillo sends Crockett and Tubbs undercover as potential sponsors in the race to find out who did murder Florence, after sweeps around they begin to suspect Danny's father Frank, while sweeping the street that Florence got into the car, Rico comes across a diner that has a security CCTV system, Tubbs gets the tapes from the night Florence was ... Written by
Did You Know?
Filmed during the Miami Grand Prix, round 2 of the IMSA Camel GT championship on 24th February 1985. That race was won by Al Holbert and Derek Bell
driving the same Lowenbrau sponsored Porsche 962 as driven by Danny Tepper on the episode. See more
The shop owner tells Trudy and Gina that the 17 year-old hooker hung around with another girl, yet earlier she already found out the girl was a man in drag. See more
Up from the Skies
Performed by The Jimi Hendrix Experience See more