The countdown to Newquay2017 test runs

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Originally published on Jul 20, 2017

Find out more & buy tickets: http://bit.ly/NEWQUAY2017

The BLOODHOUND Team are counting down the days to the 26th of October, when they’ll be doing the first public test on the runway at Cornwall Airport, Newquay. Tickets for the 26th are for VIPs and 1K Club members. General public are invited to buy tickets to see the car run on the 28th October: http://bit.ly/NEWQUAY2017

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How Fast Is A Gyrfalcon? – Earth Unplugged

 

By: BBC Earth Unplugged

Originally published on Apr 19, 2017

First we raced a Peregrine falcon against a Red Bull downhill mountain bike champion! Now it’s the turn of Lloyd’s Gyrfalcon, how fast can this magnificent bird of prey chase the Bentley along the airstrip?! Maddie finds out first hand how incredibly fast the gyrfalcon can fly on the flat and catches up with bird handling legend Lloyd Buck who explains the gyrfalcon’s evolutionary adaptations.

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BLOODHOUND Supersonic First Record Attempt: October 2017

 

By: BLOODHOUND SSC – 1,000 mph car

Published on Jul 4, 2016

On October 15th 1997 Andy Green went supersonic in Thrust SSC and set a new World Land Speed Record of 763.035 mph (1277.98 km/h). Twenty years on, that record remains unchallenged.

In October 2017, the team behind the BLOODHOUND Supersonic Car aims to change that and today (04.07.16) formally announced the start of preparations for its first World Land Speed Record campaign. Find out more at http://bit.ly/29aJNAC

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This Is Why You Can’t Outrun a Cheetah

 

By: Smithsonian Channel

Originally Published on Oct 2, 2012

With a flexible spine and feet like tire treads, the cheetah is built not only for speed – but for unrivaled acceleration.

From: SPEED KILLS
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Pepsi MAX & Jeff Gordon Present: “Test Drive 2”

 

By: Pepsi

Published on Feb 27, 2014

Racing champion Jeff Gordon teams up with Pepsi MAX to pull a prank on an unsuspecting automotive journalist who had questioned the authenticity of the original “Test Drive.”

#TestDrive2

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