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Arguably the greatest ever, land-based engineering challenge is headed by former World Land Speed Record holder, Richard Noble OBE, and the car in which the audacious bid will be made, Bloodhound SSC (supersonic car), will be driven by the current World Land Speed Record holder, Andy Green OBE. An RAF fighter pilot, Green was propelled to world acclaim eleven years ago, when he became the first to break the sound barrier on land, in Thrust SSC, at 763.035mph. A complex combination of jet, ... Read more