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Wednesday, 25 March, 2015

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It’s the middle of February 2015 and I realise I’m guilty of not stopping to write my blog for a while! In my defence it’s been an extraordinary few months: our very high work rate has ratcheted up even further, in a way none of us could foresee....

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Building BLOODHOUND

Monday, 23 March, 2015

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Over the last couple of weeks the BLOODHOUND Build Team have trial installed the EJ200 jet engine into the upper chassis and in turn, dropped the upper chassis onto the rest of the car.

Media coverage

TV report from the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre

Friday, 20 March, 2015

Media Cutting

TV channel, Al Jazeera, visited the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre to interview Andy Green, Mark Chapman and see the team building the car

Cisco BLOODHOUND TV

Shooting BLOODHOUND SSC - Ballistic tests on cockpit protection panels

Wednesday, 11 March, 2015

Bloodhound TV

At 1,000mph, BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car's solid aluminium wheels will be spinning at 10,200 rpm, that's rotating at 170 times per second, generating a staggering 50,000 radial g at the rim.

Education News

International Women’s Day

Tuesday, 10 March, 2015

News

What is International Women’s Day (IWD)?

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BLOODHOUND Body Work

Monday, 9 March, 2015

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The BLOODHOUND Build Team have been trial fitting the carbon composite bodywork to the front of the car. It's very exciting to see the car suddenly take shape.

Media coverage

FT: Supersonic car showcases UK engineering

Monday, 9 March, 2015

Media Cutting

The Financial Times recently visited the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre to meet the team and pupils from a local school

Education News

How Physics teachers are taught to use BLOODHOUND in the classroom

Friday, 27 February, 2015

News

A key objective of the BLOODHOUND Project is to inspire the next generation to enjoy and pursue science, technology, engineering and mathematics. To support this, the BLOODHOUND Education team has provided resources to teachers throughout the lifetime of the Project.

Project News

Mark Chapman awarded SEMTA Hall of Fame award

Wednesday, 25 February, 2015

News

We're very proud and humbled to announce that BLOODHOUND’s Chief Engineer, Mark Chapman, has been awarded a place in Semta's Engineering Hall of Fame.

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Thrust SSC cockpit

Monday, 16 February, 2015

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This is the cockpit of the world's fastest car, Thrust Supersonic Car. Driven by Andy Green to 763mph, just over the speed of sound on the Black Rock Desert, Nevada in 1997

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