No-one was more delighted by BLOODHOUND SSC’s successful performance at Cornwall Airport Newquay in October than engineering director Mark Chapman, who summarises the engineering success and future plans.
Picture of the weekFriday, 15 September, 2017
Picture of the Week
The Rolls-Royce EJ200 Jet engine was fixed in place in the upper chassis in preparation for running in Newquay next month
Picture of the WeekThursday, 14 September, 2017
Picture of the Week
Andy Green looks on as the seat belts are fitted into the cockpit, then tries them for size.
BLOODHOUND TVWednesday, 13 September, 2017
The clock is counting down to the #Newquay2017 trials. Frantz gives the latest build update.
BLOODHOUND land speed record project inspires global uptake of STEM subjects and races towards 1000mph with Oracle as new Cloud partnerTuesday, 25 July, 2017
Data will be broadcast into classrooms worldwide to help teachers bring STEM subjects to life.
Real-time sensor data will help BLOODHOUND engineers continually optimise the Car's performance
Cisco BLOODHOUND TVMonday, 24 July, 2017
The electronic systems are are the lifeblood of the car. In a state-of-the-art racing car with three engines, three braking systems and over 500 sensors, the electrical systems are key. Systems Technician Milton explains the wiring loom in the cockpit.
Engineering NewsTuesday, 11 July, 2017
As the Team prepares BLOODHOUND SSC for the runs at Newquay in October, it’s all go at the Technical Centre (BTC). Parts continue to arrive from suppliers and before long we should have all bespoke BLOODHOUND-designed parts necessary to build the Newquay-specific car configuration.
Education NewsWednesday, 5 July, 2017
Jess Herbert was inspired by the BLOODHOUND Project to become an engineer and at the end of 2016 she was named runner-up in the 2016 EEF Future Manufacturing Awards in the South-West, following the successful completion of her apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce. She’s also one of our valuable team of BLOODHOUND Ambassadors. This is her story.
BLOODHOUND TVMonday, 3 July, 2017
What does 1,000mph look like? Our chief inspirer, Rob, demonstrates with the help of an air gun.
Education NewsFriday, 23 June, 2017
This is WHY we're building a 1,000mph car. This is the BLOODHOUND effect in action.
Good luck to Team Awesome in the Race For The Line rocket car national finals!