Bloodhound SSC- building a 1000 mph car 2

Bloodhound SSC aims to be the first vehicle to reach 1000 mph, breaking the land speed record. XCAR visited their headquarters to see what building the fastest car on earth entails.   Watch the video…

Bloodhound SSC uses a 600-horsepower race car engine just to turn a pump that sends peroxide to the rocket engine at 1,200 psi. It generates 20 tons of thrust, to overcome the 15 tons of drag it will encounter reaching 1,050 mph.



Bloodhound SSC- building a 1000 mph car 1

Bloodhound SSC

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