UK readers please note: the Black Rock Desert is on Pacific Daylight Time, 8 hours behind British Summer Time.
ThrustSSC will run again tomorrow morning. Accredited members of the media wishing to attend the Press Area during the runs should present themselves at Access 2 at 0915hrs.
The ThrustSSC Team are on the Black Rock Desert, Nevada, USA, for the head-to-head race against the Spirit of America Team to set the first ever supersonic World Land Speed Record.
The very latest status of the car and team on the Black Rock Desert can be seen through the live pictures from our Microplex Web Cameras.
The current status of track preparations is:
... hasn't been seen - search parties are being put on standby.
Please check our Runs Database for the very latest information on the progress of ThrustSSC - the database is always updated as soon as possible after the car runs - and always before any report is written and published.
(Please note: any details published on this Web Site about the status, speeds and plans of the Spirit of America Team are not official. Official details are available on the Spirit of America Team's Web Site at http://www.spiritofamerica.com
The Spirit of America Team are on the Black Rock Desert, Nevada, USA, for the head-to-head race against the ThrustSSC Team to set the first ever supersonic World Land Speed Record.
Operations Manager Martyn Davidson normally only sees the car slowing to a stand from the Pit Station opposite Mile 1. Yesterday evening we gave a series of presentations to the Gerlach community in the local school. Martyn explained what he normally sees, then pointed out that the double chute failure on the second run had enabled him to see the car at some 350mph and thanked Andy for the privilege...
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