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Sponsor News Oracle student gets BLOODHOUND focus

Wednesday, 4 April, 2018

News

Meet BLOODHOUND Ambassador Lahini Sivaganeshan, a Computer Science undergraduate who has taken on her Ambassador role as part of her year working with BLOODHOUND Cloud Partner Oracle.

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Newquay run reports published

Monday, 16 October, 2017

News

Every time BLOODHOUND SSC runs at Cornwall Airport Newquay, driver Andy Green produces a ‘run report’ summarising what was planned, what the Car actually did, and key learning points to improve the Car.

BLOODHOUND TV

Anatomy of the car: The Jet Nozzle

Monday, 16 October, 2017

Bloodhound TV

The EJ200 Typhoon jet engine's nozzle is key to getting reheat (aka afterburners). The titanium petals open and close to manage the airflow, generating the trust to reach supersonic speeds.

Project News

Thrust SSC - 20th anniversary

Sunday, 15 October, 2017

Bloodhound TV

Today, 15th October 2017, marks the 20th anniversary of the Thrust SSC team setting the World Land Speed Record of 763.035mph - making it the first and only car to reach speeds faster than the speed of the sound.

Cisco BLOODHOUND TV

Anatomy of the Car: The Air intake

Thursday, 12 October, 2017

Bloodhound TV

Cisco BLOODHOUND TV

Cisco BHTV: The mighty EJ200 jet engine

Sunday, 8 October, 2017

Bloodhound TV

BLOODHOUND's EJ200 jet engine was sucessfully fitted into the car and test fired for the first time in September 2017. This episode of Cisco BHTV shows how the team installed and tested it, reaching max reheat (aka afterburners).


Engineering News

Week 2 - Newquay Run Report

Sunday, 8 October, 2017

News

Friday 6th October concludes the BLOODHOUND Team’s first week of dynamic testing with the EJ200 jet engine powered car on the taxiway at Cornwall Airport Newquay.

Education News

BLOODHOUND Education teams with Oracle Academy

Thursday, 5 October, 2017

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Oracle Academy is joining forces with BLOODHOUND Education to connect the Academy’s computer science curriculum with the technology behind the BLOODHOUND Project. Two BLOODHOUND-themed projects will be made available to classrooms and computing clubs in 120 countries, with the aim of inspiring up to 3.5 million students.

Media

Getting ready for business

Tuesday, 3 October, 2017

News

We're getting ready to let BLOODHOUND loose down the runway at Newquay. Buy tickets now to join us on October 28th.

Media

Push the limit: WIRED with Qualcomm

Tuesday, 3 October, 2017

News

Find out how the BLOODHOUND team are pushing the limits of technology and engineering

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