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Innoval Technology and the fastest wheels on Earth

Friday, 13 January, 2017 - 13:45

In the first of a regular series of articles about our sponsors, we hear from Innoval Technology – one of the BLOODHOUND Product Sponsors working on the Car’s desert wheels – about why and how it is involved in the Project. Innoval also explains how you choose the right materials for such hard-working wheels and what’s going to happen next….

Andy Green’s Diary – February 2013

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013

As a Royal Air Force Fighter Pilot, I like to think that I’ve got a reasonable understanding of aircraft and how they work.  However, the more time I spend on Bloodhound, the more I learn about just how amazing airplanes, and fast jets in particular, really are.  Bloodhound SSC is aiming to do over 1000 mph, which is faster than any aircraft – even the Royal Air Force’s latest Typhoon fighter – can travel at ground level.  If we’re going to go that fast, then we’ve got to do this better than any aeroplane, and that’s a huge task.