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Building the astonishing 1,000 mph Bloodhound SSC rocket car (pictures)

Take a close look at the rocket-powered car that's set to achieve speeds of 1,000mph, including components built by 3D printers.

46 Images By June 13, 2014


Bloodhound SSC: Breaking the sound barrier and on to 1,000mph -- on four wheels

The British team behind Bloodhound SSC, a project that might see a car travel faster than 1,000mph. XCAR finds out what goes into building a land speed record breaking car and what obstacles stand in the way of this technological feat.

January 31, 2014


Bloodhound SSC: Breaking the boundaries

Practical mechanics escapes many people. Others can happily maintain a bicycle, or build their own engine. But how many people can build a car capable of over 1,000mph? These people can.

By January 27, 2014


SSC Tuatara photos reveal Pebble Beach show-stopper

What's your favourite supercar? Wrong! Forget that piece of crud, your new favourite is the Shelby SuperCars (SSC) Tuatara.

15 Images By August 22, 2011


Bloodhound SSC goes 1,000mph, runs on Intel Atom netbook chips

Project Bloodhound took a step closer to reality yesterday, as its makers unveiled a full-scale model of the 1,000mph car at the Farnborough air show

By July 20, 2010


Bloodhound SSC car faster than a speeding bullet

Watch Crave UK's interview with a member of the team working on Britain's latest attempt to break the world land speed record.

By April 12, 2010


Bloodhound SSC jet car to hit 1,000mph: Not so hot on corners

The design has been finalised for the Bloodhound SSC, set to smash the world land-speed record as the first car to hit 1,000mph. Not so handy on the school run though

By November 24, 2009


Driving the world's second-fastest car

CNET Car gets a little wheel time in the SSC Ultimate Aero, the world's second-fastest production car.

By August 19, 2010


Rocket-car aims for 1,050 mph in 42 seconds (photos)

This gallery misstated the distance covered by the Bloodhound SSC. The actual distance traveled in one-hundredth of a second is about 10 feet.

By July 21, 2010


Tokyo auto show: Suzuki SSC concept

The SSC spawns two more little vehicles from its innards.

May 21, 2008