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Wednesday, 8 November, 2017

Bloodhound TV

Culminating a month of runway testing at Cornwall Airport Newquay, the BLOODHOUND Team invited 10,000 fans to see the final high speed trials up close.

Education News

BLOODHOUND SSC at Cheltenham Science Festival

Thursday, 4 June, 2009


The launch of the BLOODHOUND SSC on the Road schools workshop was enthusiastically received by over 200 primary school pupils, teachers and parents as well as the Swansea University aerodynamics team.

Engineering News

Topology Optimisation

Friday, 29 May, 2009


At a recent 1K Club engineering presentation, Mark Chapman talked about “Topology Optimisation” when designing parts of BLOODHOUND SSC. A grand sounding name, but what is “Topology Optimisation”?

Project News

First pictures of the BLOODHOUND SSC Show Car

Sunday, 24 May, 2009


“What we need is a full-size model to show people …”. So went the conversation a couple of months ago when this year’s programme of events was planned out.

Education News

Bay House School

Monday, 18 May, 2009



I thought I would just let you know what I am hoping to do in our school. I work at Bay House School and currently have responsibility for electronics within Design & Technology. Along with a colleague I attended the first CPD event at Southampton.

Engineering News

Oil Streak visualisation of airflows around the front end of BLOODHOUND SSC

Friday, 8 May, 2009


Looking at some of the additional Aero work that is being done on the intake.

Education News


Monday, 27 April, 2009


A mini rocket propelled BLOODHOUND was launched with crowds of onlookers at Southampton University March 7 for National Science and Engineering Week. About 600 people of all ages watched three launches during the day.

Education News

The Open Academy in Norwich – BLOODHOUND SSC’s 500th school

Sunday, 26 April, 2009


The BLOODHOUND SSC Engineering Adventure passed another milestone a month or two ago when the 500th school engaged with the education programme.

Engineering News

Webcam of the mock up build

Tuesday, 7 April, 2009


We've been tracking the progress of the mock-up build so you can see how the car's coming together. Click on the images below for some time-lapse footage of BLOODHOUND coming together.

Sponsor News

SGS partners ultimate land-based engineering challenge

Tuesday, 24 March, 2009


World-leader in precision carbide cutting tool technology signs product supplier partnership with the BLOODHOUND Project