Thursday 23 October 2008

Faster than a speeding bullet!

On the day that Swindon council chose to abolish all speed cameras within their borough, a team of British engineers is aiming to break the 1,000mph (1,610km/h) barrier on wheels for the first time. The rocket powered craft called The Bloodhound, shown in the promotional video bears a striking resemblance to the craft Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond famoulsy piloted and crashed several years ago. Aiming to travel faster than a speeding bullet, we can count on one thing for sure. The Hamster wont be getting the call... watch video