When Bloodhound SSC travels to South Africa's Hakskeen Pan to attempt to break the record, it will be powered by an EJ200 jet engine and a Nammo hybrid rocket.
The team has pedigree: it's led by Richard Noble, the man who set the land-speed record in 1983, and the director behind Thrust SSC, the auto that now holds the land-speed record of 763mph.
The Bloodhound SSC is a jet and rocket-powered streamliner that uses a Formula 1 engine as a fuel pump.
Today at Cornwall Airport Newquay in southern England, the Bloodhound SSC completed its first test run with Royal Air Force Wing Commander and Guinness land speed record holder Andy Green at the wheel.
The Bloodhound Super Sonic Car conducted its first public test run today, rocketing 210 miles per hour (340 km/h) down the runway at Newquay Airport in southwest England. They just started to flicker with flame - very sort of Formula One, but in a proper high-speed vehicle. He made two runs to test the Rolls-Royce jet engine and the car's control, suspension and braking systems.
Final checks are made before the engines are started on the Bloodhound 1,000mph supersonic racing vehicle during its first public run at Cornwall Airport, near Newquay.
The engineering behind the Bloodhound SSC is fascinating. "The vehicle is designed for high speed on a desert rather than sprint performance off the line, but it still accelerated from zero to 210mph in less than eight seconds".
He said: 'We are proud to be waving a flag for British skills and innovation on a world stage but, most of all, this is about inspiring young people.
The Cavaliers trailed as much as 37 points in the game and Wade, a former NBA Finals MVP, scored just five points on 2/8 shooting. LeBron James made a rare start at point guard and scored 34 points with 13 assists as the Cavs improved to 3-1.
Both victims, Grambling State student Earl Andrews, and his friend Monquiarious Caldwell, were from Farmerville, Louisiana. Grambling State, in northern Louisiana , has an enrollment of about 5,200 students .
For his part, Elon Musk isn't fooled by Sophia's delicate features, fully expecting her to go total AI murderess on her creators. It is not known if Saudi Arabia will grant Sophia the same rights as the human citizens or frame a separate one for robots .
Lavasa said India's trade with its eastern neighbours will improve due to improvement in road infrastructure till border points. The government's new plan could significantly increase the average distance a truck covers daily in the country.
Tangerang police chief Hary Kurniawan says the death toll could rise further as numerous dozens of injured have extensive burns. Witnesses reported hearing blasts erupt from the site. "I saw people including women were jumping from above".
Walker's father, Paul Walker III , also settled a separate lawsuit against the German automobile manufacturer. In related news, years after Paul's death, his " Fast and Furious " co-star continues to remember him.
Haleyi claims Weinstein later came to her NY apartment and pleaded with her to come on a romantic-sounding trip to Paris. Since the start of this month, Weinstein has faced numerous allegations of harassment and sexual abuse .
Prior to the rule, the CFPB said companies could "sidestep the court system" by "forcing consumers to give up or go it alone". On the flip side, allowing the rule to stand likely would have caused an explosion of class-action lawsuits.
Devin Nunes, R-Calif., announced the joint investigation with the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. This is more about uranium and whether or not government actually functioned properly", he said .
Several players up for Gold Glove Awards
Cain is attempting to become the first Royals center fielder to win a Rawlings Gold Glove since Willie Wilson in 1980. Betts (pictured) was the 2016 American League victor in right field, where he once again was a standout this season.
Microsoft cloud annualized run rate passes $20 billion
Surface revenue by itself was up 12% from a year ago, which is good news for Microsoft following a dip in the previous quarter . As for Windows, revenue from companies putting Pro versions of the operating system on devices was up by 4 percent.
Amazon wants customers to open homes to deliveries
For now, you can use it for Amazon product deliveries as well as services from its Home Services division. But you can also grant permanent/one-time/recurring access to friends and family, through the app or SMS.
WaPo bombshell report reveals who paid for Trump dossier
The briefing, which was classified, was presented by four senior US intelligence chiefs, including then-FBI Director James Comey. The firm's founder, Glenn Simpson, had previously given a 10-hour interview to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Reliance Entertainment Unveils Golmaal Again Merchandise
Once again Rohit Shetty and Ajay Devgn's collaboration has turned gold at the Box Office and proved why this jodi is most wanted. With this, Ajay Devgn's film gas already entered the Rs 100 crore club when it comes to worldwide numbers.