Bloodhound Rocket Car Challenge Details Monday, 04 July 2016 On Thursday 23rd June Energy Coast UTC were proud to host a Bloodhound Rocket Car Challenge. Bloodhound are a British based team of engineers who aim to be the fist team to get a car to travel over 1000mph. Bloodhound have set up a rocket car programme for schools to get pupils enthused in engineering and inspire them to be our future generation ofdesigners and innovators. Awards for the Bloodhound race day: Fastest overall car on the day: UTC team of Nereis Cherry, Jodie Kennedy and Shona Dixon with a speed of 45.47mph Second fastest car: Cockermouth School, team H.E.L with a top speed of 39.66mph School with the average top speed of 4 cars was Nelson Thomlinson School with an average speed of 36.78mph Best presentation Nelson Thomlinson School: The Sonics Best overall design: H.E.L from Cockermouth School A huge thank you to all those who participated. We have many more events planned for the future and we can't wait to get started on the next one.