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.
Education NewsFriday, 31 March, 2017
BLOODHOUND Education Ambassador Andy Higgs recently spent a day at a primary school showing students how even modifying simple cars made from plastic bottles uses the same iterative design processes that engineers employ. Read his story.
Education NewsThursday, 30 March, 2017
BLOODHOUND helped inspire a student from Newham Collegiate Sixth Form Centre earn a place at the prestigious MIT
Project NewsThursday, 23 March, 2017
Our goal this year is to test BLOODHOUND SSC on the runway at Newquay Aerohub. We will announce the target date in due course but it will follow-on from static ‘tie-down’ tests of the EJ200 jet, installed in the car, which we hope to conduct this summer.
Anatomy of the CarMonday, 27 February, 2017
The front subassembly, aka the 'Goats Head' will see some incredible loads because this is where the front suspension bolt onto and the steering rack sits. This video explains how it got its nickname:
Project newsMonday, 27 February, 2017
During February, the Team at the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre has continued to make progress on the Car and the equipment needed to go with it.
Education NewsSaturday, 25 February, 2017
Anyone can become a BLOODHOUND Ambassador, but when engineering is in your genes and really fires you up, there’s nothing more exciting than passing that excitement on to the next generation (or two). Peter McCree JP, BLOODHOUND Ambassador, explains why.
Sponsor NewsFriday, 3 February, 2017
In the second of a regular series of articles about our sponsors, we hear from Bott Ltd – provider of workshop storage solutions for the BLOODHOUND Technical Centre – about why and how it is involved in the Project.
BLOODHOUND TVWednesday, 1 February, 2017
When you’re covering a mile in a blistering 3.6 seconds you need to know the car is safe and stable. Aerodynamics and managing the supersonic shockwaves the car creates is key reaching 1,000mph / 1,600kph. Dr Ben Evans from the University of Swansea explains all….
Education NewsTuesday, 31 January, 2017
The BLOODHOUND Project & Microsoft win Best of Bett award at the BETT Show, Europe's largest education event