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Supersonic car targets 1,000mph

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The British team that claimed the land speed record in 1997 is planning to go even faster with a new car known as Bloodhound.

Team members have been working on the concept for the past 18 months and expect to be ready to make their new record attempt in 2011.

Christine McGourty reports.

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