The Bloodhound Project Events Diary

The BLOODHOUND Engineering Adventure will have a presence at the following public events:


Event News The Scottish Airshow 2015

When: Saturday 5th September
Where: The Low Green, Ayr, South Ayrshire, Scotland,  KA7

The Scottish Airshow 2015 will take place over the weekend of the 5th and 6th of September. On Saturday the 5th there will be a free public air display featuring the Red Arrows, Typhoon Display Team and the last ever Vulcan display in Scotland. There will also be a large Futures Zone area where the public can interact with experts from aviation and the aerospace industry and get to play with some great kit and have fun with Science and engineering. Headlining the Futures Zone will be BLOODHOUND SSC and some of the team so come along to find out all the latest on this unique project.

BLOODHOUND will only be on display on Saturday but on Sunday the Airshow continues at Prestwick Airport where the public get up close to many of the aircraft that displayed on the Saturday.

For more information: www.scottishairshow.com


When: 8-10 September 2015
Where: The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire TF3 4JH

The Materials Testing Exhibition is recognised as one of the leading international exhibitions for the non-destructive testing, condition monitoring, diagnostic engineering and quality testing industries.

And Materials Testing 2015, which is free of charge for visitors, promises to be bigger and better than ever!

The BLOODHOUND SSC Show Car will be making a special guest appearance and presentations will be given by team members on the progress of the BLOODHOUND SSC project and the role of NDT and CM in it.

For more information see www.materialstesting.org

Event News Great Yarmouth Wheels Festival

When: Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th September
Where: Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2EN

This new event is taking place at various locations along the seafront in Great Yarmouth and BLOODHOUND is pride of place.   Visitors will be able to see the full size replica of the car and take part in various activities including the Knex Car Challenge, BLOODHOUND Driving Experience and building their own model Rocket Car to see how fast it can go.  There will be lots of information about the project and members of the team available to find out the latest news.

There will be many other things to do and see during the Festival including The Splinter Bike, Santa Pod dragster, six Lotus Carltons, Scooby Doo Mystery Machine, Hummer, limos, the Inbetweeners car, Barbie car and vehicles from the Norfolk Classic Car Club and the Bubble Car Club so come along for a truly unmissable event!

For more information:  click here