Bloodhound SSC car will make its 1,000mph land speed record attempt in autumn 2019

Bloodhound SSC will attempt 1,000mph in 2019


Richard Noble has had it with delays. In a rousing statement sent out this morning, the Bloodhound SSC Project Director announced...
This fantastic Lego Bloodhound SSC model idea needs your support

Lego Bloodhound idea needs your support


Star Wars, Marvel and DC superheroes, Minecraft, Angry Birds … you know you an idea has hit the cultural big-time when Lego launches a set based...
Me and My Motor: Ron Ayers, the supersonic car designer behind Bloodhound SSC

Me and My Motor: Ron Ayers, supersonic car guru


For a man who designs the world’s fastest cars, Ron Ayers has little interest in his own means of transport.
Retirement? I'd rather design a supersonic car, says Bloodhound engineer Ron Ayers

The OAP designing the Bloodhound supersonic car


At 85, Ron Ayers enjoys making stained glass windows and drives a Volkswagen Golf at a sensible, “subsonic speed”. He is also the aerodynamicist...
From 0 to 200mph in 7sec: Bloodhound land speed record car's first jet-powered run

200mph in 7sec: Bloodhound makes first run


With a thunderous shriek that raised heads five miles away Wing Commander Andy Green today lit the afterburner on the world’s most ambitious car.

Me and my motor: Andy Green, OBE, on breaking the land...


He may be one of the world’s most celebrated drivers, but Andy Green is not strictly a “car person” — in the dentist’s waiting room he will...
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Wing Commander Andy Green and his world land-speed...


The RAF pilot is determined to break his own record next year. While his jet-rocket car is being fine-tuned, he’s honing his skills in a tiny racing...
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‘British Speed Week’: the contenders


Ingenuity, daredevilry, lunacy. ‘British speed week’ brings out the true national character, says James Mills. How about an 80mph shed for starters?
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1,000mph Bloodhound SSC rocket car is the ultimate...


What youngster hasn't giddily unwrapped a new model car kit left under the Christmas tree or handed over for their birthday? But even the most advanced...
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News: Four-wheel-drive Jaguar F-type AWD debuts in...


Jaguar has given its four-wheel-drive F-type a spectacular debut on the Hakskeen Pan in South Africa as part of a key communications test for the...
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News: School boffins smash land speed record – for...


They're probably the only cars capable of giving land speed record holder Andy Green sleepless nights. A team of talented schoolkids smashed a land...
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Video: Andy Green gives guided tour of cockpit in Bloodhound...


The team behind Britain’s land-speed record attempt has released pictures of what it calls the fastest office in the world.