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Project News Andy Green's Race Helmet Revealed

Thursday, 23 July, 2015

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Based on the winning design from 11yr old Sam James, who's drawing won the helmet design competition from a few years ago

Cisco Bloodhound TV

BLOODHOUND's rivets

Monday, 20 July, 2015

Bloodhound TV

BLOODHOUND SSC uses an astonishing 16,000 rivets in its construction, but how have they developed over the centuries they've been used? [with music by Al Lethbridge].

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BLOODHOUND Bromptons

Tuesday, 14 July, 2015

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Brompton Bicycles gifts two nifty folding bikes to The BLOODHOUND Project

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Rear deltas

Monday, 13 July, 2015

Picture of the Week

Technicians from the Royal Air Force's 71 Squadron trial fit the rear deltas to the car. These are the aerodynamic structures that cover the rear suspension.

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300 model rocket cars fired at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Thursday, 9 July, 2015

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The BLOODHOUND Education Team and Ambassadors from the British Army's REME helped children design, build and race 300+ rocket cars over the Goodwood Festival of Speed weekend.

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Jaguar ParachuteTest

Tuesday, 7 July, 2015

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Jaguar and BLOODHOUND engineers plan out the 180mph parachute test.

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Supporting BLOODHOUND at the Royal Bath and West Show

Monday, 6 July, 2015

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The BLOODHOUND project attracted and engaged tens of thousands of excited visitors at this year’s Royal Bath and West Show. Adrian Polglase, Rolls-Royce BLOODHOUND Ambassador, relates his experience.

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Jaguar F-TYPE Performs Mission Critical Parachute Deployment Test

Wednesday, 1 July, 2015

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  • World land speed record holder Andy Green drives a Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupé at top speed of 186mph to test BLOODHOUND SSC's parachute deployment system

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Education Infographic

Tuesday, 30 June, 2015

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Find out about the amazing BLOODHOUND Education Programme with our latest infographic

Competition

Design the key for BLOODHOUND SSC

Monday, 29 June, 2015

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Enjoy drawing? Want to design the keys to the fastest car in the world – EVER? Well now you can. WIN a visit to our Technical Centre plus a BLOODHOUND Goodie bag

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