Watch The Supersonic Car Rocket Engine Test Right Now

Today's the first of a series of big days for the Bloodhound Supersonic Car; a rocket-powered car designers hope will break land speed records by going 1,000 mph. Today, the Bloodhound SSC team is testing the car's 12-foot-long, 18-inch diameter rocket engine at an airfield in rural Southwest England. » 10/03/12 8:45am 10/03/12 8:45am

Awesome Rocket Car Doesn't Have Rocket, Does Sport Duallies

Apparently we've got rocket cars coming out the wazoo lately. Here's a pretty slick one which, although not actually rocket equipped, has got so much Flash Gordon goodness baked into its dually driven chassis we can't help but admire it. There isn't a whole lot of info on this LA-area one-off, but it's got detail work… » 6/09/08 4:40pm 6/09/08 4:40pm

Rocket Ship Car Definitely Better Than Ferrari Limo

You have to wonder why rolling up to your pending nuptials in the Ferrari F360 limo is even on the table when things like the Rocket Ship Car exist. This retired amusement park ride from the Euclid Beach Park in Ohio was transformed into a custom people-pleaser with some serious hardware in the till. According to the… » 6/06/08 1:00pm 6/06/08 1:00pm