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4Nov/090

Land speed gurus aim for 1000mph

rocketAiming to break their own record the the Bloodhound project sets their sites on the 1k mark. You can check out the projects homepage for more information. And follow the build diary on the BBC website.

RAF fighter pilot Andy Green intends to get behind the wheel of a car that is capable of reaching 1,000mph (1,610km/h). Powered by a rocket bolted to a Eurofighter-Typhoon jet engine, the Bloodhound car will mount an assault on the land speed record.

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