Originally Posted by fwise3
I totally agree. I don't believe this scene or the later scene where the Enterprise is being built to be in Iowa! I recall reading recently an interview where either J.J. or Bob Orci said some of the scenes in the trailer are in California... The close up to the license plate is just showing that the CAR and DRIVER are from Iowa... therefor implying to the fans that this is James T. Kirk!
Whats throwing people off is the fields in the background were they show Kirk riding his motorcycle to view the construction of enterprise look like the fields were he was driving the car.