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Engineer shows off 'Bloodhound'

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A team of British engineers is aiming to break the 1,000mph (1,610km/h) barrier on wheels for the first time.

John Piper, the chief engineer on the Bloodhound project, uses a scale model to describe the main features of the car that will be built to make the record bid.

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