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  • Bloodhound LSR - still covered in dust from the Kalahari Desert! And anyone coming to the open day on Sunday, 26th January: be warned, it’s cold in the workshop! ❄️ https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/651/TXGRJ9T5XXX6.jpg https://forum.compet…
  • Who wants a Lego Bloodhound kit?!😃 LEGO will consider building this great design by Brick by Brick Building if we can get it to 10,000 votes! Vote on their website now to help turn this design into a reality that all Bloodhound LSR fans can enjoy: h…
  • From Danny Davis at Drag Racing The Good,Bad and Ugly: (Click on pic to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/153/RA73JF9QCMKI.jpg
  • They have it all alright. Didn't one of his cc's Eric Lane just leave (or was let go) then join eveyone's bad guy Cruz?
  • https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/463/TW8Y9690OWG1.jpg In pursuit of 800mph: How Bloodhound aims to break the land speed record by Matt Prior 19 January 2020 After storming to 628mph, the project has history in its sights. We sit down with …
  • I love that after 36 years, he still throws a jab at not getting a sound check during the over 40 shows they opened up for Aerosmith in the 70's, LOL
  • Every once in a while at the work desktop, but my computer gets automatic updates and reboots, which I think clears out everything.
  • ^ Indeed! From Bloodhound for those across the pond: "YOU could be seeing Bloodhound LIVE at our factory this time next Sunday 😃 There are limited tickets remaining for our Bloodhound LSR Supporters' Club day on the 26th January! Book your pl…
  • First production 2020 Corvette Stingray sells for $3 million Brandan Gillogly 5 hrs ago We’ve seen the 2020 Stingray in the flesh on several occasions, in traditional targa and hardtop convertible guise, but now we know who will get the honor of…
  • Arie Bras version posted at Land & Water Speed Record Modellers & Collectors: "I was hoping to use a better camera, but one of the kids still had the memory cards, so not the best quality pictures but at least gives an impression of the…
  • PART 3 of 3 Danny Davis from Drag Racing The Good,Bad and Ugly: "Hand-built brass model car by Dave Smith" (Click on pics to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/317/5LTPA3IBX1DJ.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/…
  • PART 2 of 3 Danny Davis from Drag Racing The Good,Bad and Ugly: "Hand-built brass model car by Dave Smith" (Click on pics to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/875/F8316A29JLM8.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/…
  • PART 1 of 3 Danny Davis from Drag Racing The Good,Bad and Ugly: "Hand-built brass model car by Dave Smith" (Click on pics to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/797/C5LWBRPY2XNB.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/…
  • From Jim Steele on Drag Racing The Good,Bad and Ugly: "A little something I made Cynthia Phillips. Southeast Gassers." https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/958/KQ7LU106IK5E.jpg and from Dann Davis: https://forum.competitionplus.com/up…
  • Click on pics to enlarge: https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/787/VLJT0WT1F5EZ.jpg From Ron Olsen at Facebook Model Car Builders: "Large scale" https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/659/Z0QHVVV49OXX.jpg https://forum.competitionp…
  • Back at the shop. From their FB page today: "Back in our HQ, Bloodhound is being moved onto the surface plate, ready for reassembly into Desert Spec for our public open day on the 26th January. [Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bloodhoun…
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  • From Ron Olsen on Facebook Model Car Builders 1/8 scale (Click on pics to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/020/B15EPBHNBUW6.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/628/QJDHJTKPQCM7.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/upload…
  • 40 YEARS AGO yesterday, and the first rock-n-roll album of the 80's, Rush release their 7th album Permanent Waves that peaked at #5. Neil Peart on making the albums centerpiece tune Jacobs Ladder: "We wanted to build a song around the phenomen…
  • From their FB page 30 min. ago: "⚠️ Bloodhound has arrived safely back in the UK! 😃🙌🏽" https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/951/1LDO7IFB3Q64.jpg
  • Posted a while back in Pro Stock: 1986 Dallas and Buddy Ingersol comp elim time when Glidden ran a record 7.45 in PS https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/223/WQBS17E40TPB.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/048/EUN624VH2LNC.jpg
  • “I made the biggest mistake you can make in motorsports. I borrowed money to go racing,” Thompson told Autoweek about having to sell his dad's world-record Challenger II to pay his bills.
  • The final sad chapter: Danny Thompson Had To Sell His Record-Setting Challenger II To Pay His Bills. Bradley Brownell Monday 7:00PM https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/924/0L2V65MSGZC1.jpg "I am disappointed. In 2018 this car set a new w…
  • 67° today, 70° tomorrow in the ATL. This time of year, it feels like summer. I already got onion flowers ready to bloom!
  • Mike DeSorbo at Model Car Hobby Headquarters "Revell 1/25 scale and Detail Master makes a great carb linkage photo-etch kit. It is tiny but worth the time if you want a high level of detail. The exhaust is from the kit. I try to remove as many …
  • From Sean Saley (click on pics to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/274/IDGX44T3BEG1.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/857/V8MN9FXSD5R5.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/910/EU8GUSBB0FSK.jpg https://forum.com…
  • Reinventing the wheel: https://youtu.be/m6nvX_qYxsY Also, video of owner Ian Warhurst & driver Andy Green are at the 2020 Autosport International Show to talk about their famous Bloodhound LSR land speed record car and the recent test runs in S…
  • Page from 1974 AMT catalog posted by Jim Wilfong from Scale Survivors (click on pic to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/903/48MP1XN43DZL.jpg All 16 pages here: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1346161302258258&set=pcb.28…
  • Kids these days... GM Employees Jailed for Racing C8 Corvettes on the Street Enjoying the 2020 Corvette’s capabilities goes wrong for two engineers. UPDATE: According to Kentucky's WNKY, Thim, 27, was caught driving one Corvette at 120 mph, and Derk…
  • Danny Davis from Drag Racing The Good,Bad and Ugly: (Click on pics to enlarge) https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/363/L7N5TZPCV4B5.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/987/DB1VIYLPG1Z2.jpg https://forum.competitionplus.com/uploads/19…