Richard Brooks' character in Drive was named Detective Ehrle, pronounced like Early, His character name in Firefly: Objects in Space (2002) was named Jubal Early. Tim Minear, one of the creators of Drive also had writing, directing and producing credits for the series Firefly, both of which also starred Nathan Fillion as a lead character.
Alex Tulley's Landscaping Truck has a license plate is 327 FAR. His character is from Hastings, Nebraska in Adams County. With the exception of cars from Omaha and Lincoln, all Nebraska license plates start with the county number (Adams County being 14) followed by the rest. So it should be 14 - A###