The Bloodhound Project The BLOODHOUND Project

The BLOODHOUND Project is a global Engineering Adventure, using a 1000mph world land speed record attempt to inspire the next generation to enjoy, explore and get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.


The Project has a number of objectives

  • Inspire the next generation about science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
  • Share an iconic research and development programme with a global audience.
  • Set a new World Land Speed Record of 1000mph..

Mission Statement:

Create a unique, high-technology project, focused around a 1000mph World Land Speed Record attempt. Share this Engineering Adventure with a global audience and inspire the next generation by bringing science, technology, engineering and mathematics to life in the most exciting way possible.

Bloodhound TV

Latest TV episode

[Kids film] Fun science with Rob: Speed

What does 1,000mph look like? Our chief inspirer, Rob, demonstrates with the help of an air gun.

PhotosLatest Updates

  • SMG Insight_workings
  • Infographic: Astounding facts
  • Runway wheels by Castle Precision Engineering
  • Runway wheels by Castle Precision Engineering

Bloodhound Project

Latest Blog

Andy Green’s Diary – July 2017

As we complete each piece of the BLOODHOUND SSC, the October runs at Newquay feel a little closer. The surprising part of this process is that there are a lot of engineering judgements to be made as we build up the Car. There’s a big difference between our previous ‘dry builds’ and the level of detail required to run a jet Car, even at the low speed of 200 mph.