LSR: Technical walkaround the Bloodhound 1000mph car

At the car's first track tests in Newquay, we get a close up look at the mix of tech that goes in to this extraordinary car

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  • Are those air [nitrogen?] filled tires or are they solid rubber? Can’t imagine how the bead wouldn’t come apart at 1000mph on a pneumatic tire. Thanks

      3 years ago
    • These are pneumatic tyres, for the runway tests only, so only need to do ~200mph. Full speed runs in the South African desert will be on solid aluminium wheels

        3 years ago