The Bloodhound Project The BLOODHOUND Project

The BLOODHOUND Project is a global Engineering Adventure, using a 1,000mph 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 1,000mph.

Mission statement

Create a unique, high-technology project, focused around a 1,000mph 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.

News Post-Newquay engineering report

Friday, 1 December, 2017


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.

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Cisco BHTV: UK Runway Testing - Education Day

Culminating a month of runway testing at Cornwall Airport Newquay, the BLOODHOUND Team invited 10,000 fans to see the final high speed trials up close. On Monday 30th October 2017 3,500 school children from across Cornwall and Devon hap the chance to see the car, meet the team and explore the Skills Show.

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Andy Green’s Diary – October 2017

‘BLOODHOUND is Operational’. In 3 words BLOODHOUND’s Operations Director, Martyn Davidson, summed up the fantastic achievements of our month at Newquay. We had just completed our first public runs, in front of a crowd of 3500 media, sponsors and supporters. We were indeed ‘operational’.