Bloodhound Supersonic Car – level 2
The Bloodhound Supersonic Car is part rocket, part supersonic jet, and part car. It will try to set a new world record of moving 1,000 miles per hour. That is faster than a bullet fired from a handgun.
It took 8 years to make the car which pushes today’s science. Over 200 companies and 12 universities supported the making of the car.
Difficult words: supersonic (faster than the speed of sound), jet (a fast plane), support (to help).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about this car?
LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS
News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
How to improve your English with News in Levels:
- Do the test at Test Languages.
- Go to your level. Go to Level 1 if you know 1-1000 words. Go to Level 2 if you know 1000-2000 words. Go to Level 3 if you know 2000-3000 words.
- Read two news articles every day.
- Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.
- Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
- Listen to the news from today without reading the text.
- Answer the question under today’s news and write the answer in the comments.