Speed Racer

December 2008
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;12/5/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p2
The article reports on the building of the Bloodhound SSC by a team of engineers in England. Dubbed as the world's fastest car, Bloodhound will reportedly travel at more than 1,000 miles per hour and will be powered by a rocket and a jet engine. Engineers say they expect the car to be completed by 2011. Driver Andy Green is reportedly planning to set a new speed record aboard Bloodhound.


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