The Guinness World Record for a Model Rocket Car was broken 3 times in succession by three different cars on Friday 14th June 2013 at The Heathland School, Hounslow. After more than a year of design, build and preparation, five mixed teams raced single, double and triple motored rocket cars to smash the existing record of 88mph/142kph, achieving a whopping 204.95mph/329.85kph with their winning triple motored car.
Original music: Al Lethbridge
Bloodhound SSC Team member Jas Thandi has been running a rocket car club at Heathland School, Hounslow for almost a year and a half. Here is his report of what they were all building up to ...