I knew you were gonna say the P-51. Nice plane. but the british spitfire would have torn it a new one. specially the MK.XIV model with 20mm cannons and shit. If both planes were stripped down they would probably handle almost identically except the spitfire has a more powerful engine.
I'm pretty sure he was a transplant, probably from Minnesota. That stretch of road is only about 10 minutes from me, and you can notice in the video that the Forest Service is doing such a stellar job you can't see the mountains because of all the damn smoke.