Hennessey

  • 2016 HPE twin-turbo Cadillac CTS-V packs 1,000 horsepower

    American tuner Hennessey Performance is no stranger to modifying already powerful cars into 1,000+ horsepower beasts. Their latest project is called HPE1000 Twin Turbo CTS-V. Based on the next generation Cadillac CTS-V, which hits the streets later this year with 640+ hp and a top… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey HPE700 Mustang has the power to battle Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

    When Dodge unveiled the hot 707bhp Challenger SRT Hellcat we wondered when will Ford or Chevy release something similar. We are talking about a hot Mustang or a Camaro with 700+ horsepower. Ford or Chevy has not done it yet, though we are quite sure… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey announces Venom F5 with a projected top speed somewhere around 290mph

    Hennessey is well known for their high-output engine modifications and the Venom GT supercar. So far the Texas based tuner/automaker has delivered 16 Venom GTs with production limited to 29 units. Venom GT is one of the fastest(it did hit 270.49mph at Kennedy Space Centre… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey Venom GT "World's Fastest Edition" announced

    To celebrate the company's recent top speed run of 270.4 mph, at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in February. Hennessey Performance has unveiled the Venom GT #World's Fastest Edition" (WFE). "The Venom GT is America's supercar and it broke 270 mph on the same runway where… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey Venom GT hits 265.7mph - fastest production car available to the public [video]

    Back in January, Hennessey Venom GT accelerated from 0-300 km/h (186mph) in just 13.63 seconds at the Ellington Airport in Texas, setting a new Guinness World Record. During a test run on February 9, the Venom GT accelerated to 265.7 mph (427.6 km/h), making it… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey Ford GT runs 267.6mph at Texas Mile [videos]

    Hennessey powered Ford GT has managed to set a new Texas Mile Speed record. Last year Mark Heidraker's highly modified Ford GT reached 257.7 mph (423.7 km/h). This past weekend this 5.7-litre V8 twin turbo race gas sucking beast reached 267.6 mph (430.66 km/h), setting… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey Venom GT Review by EVO [video]

    Last month Hennessey Venom GT accelerated from 0-300 km/h (186mph) in just 13.63 seconds at the Ellington Airport in Texas, setting a new Guinness World Record. The Venom GT is powered by a 1244bhp 7.0-litre twin-turbo V8 engine with 1,155 lb ft of torque. Power… Continue reading »

  • Hennessey Venom GT Sets a New Guinness World Record [video]

    Hennessey Performance has announced that on January 10, 2013, the Venom GT supercar accelerated from 0-300 km/h (186mph) in just 13.63 seconds at the Ellington Airport (also used by NASA) located southeast of Houston, Texas, making it a new record holder according to Guinness World… Continue reading »

  • 2013 Hennessey Venom GT2 With 1500 hp Previewed

    The 2013 Hennessey Venom GT2 will be powered by a new 7.0-litre twin turbo V8 with 1500 horsepower linked to a 6-speed Ricardo manual or a new 7-speed paddle shift transmission. The "standard" Venom GT will continue to use the twin-turbo 6.2-litre V8, which delivers… Continue reading »