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The guys over at Hennessey Performance have kicked off the celebration of their 10,000th vehicle being produced. That 10,000 number includes the awesome Venom GT supercar we showed you not long ago, but this new commemorative vehicle comes in the form of a very slick 2019 Hennessey Heritage Edition Mustang. The car sports a very cool livery that was inspired by the 2018 Ford GT Heritage Edition that is red and white, with some cool striping and a number badge on the doors. The heart of this car is a Ford 5.0L V8 engine that can be backed by a choice of factory Ford transmission, including the 10-speed automatic or a 6-speed manual. The engine gets a giant 3.0L supercharger... Read more...
Our jaws hit the floor when Dodge announced its Challenger SRT Demon with a 6.2L Hemi Demon V8 engine putting out 810 horses, and even felt the need to point out the specs were not a typo. But if that thing is a demon, then Hennessey's Venom F5 is the devil capable of smoking all other super cars. The Venom V5 with its twin turbo V8 engine delivers nearly twice as much horsepower at 1,600 HP, which Hennessey will use to attempt a speed record. Hennessey wants its Venom F5 to be the first road car capable of achieving more than 300 miles per hour. It is that singular goal that is driving the incredible design of this sexy beast. "We’ve designed F5 to be timeless so that in 25 years it will still... Read more...
The Venom GT is heading for that big supercar heaven in the sky. Hennessey announced this week that it is ending production of the extremely limited production supercar after a baker’s dozen were constructed. The Venom GT set a Guinness World Record in 2013 as the fastest 2-seat sports car, going from 0 to 300 KPH in just 13.61 seconds. The next year it set a record with a top speed of 270.4 MPH. And in 2016, it set another record as the world fastest open-top vehicle with a top speed of 265.5 MPH. But those record-setting days are coming to an end, as the Venom GT Final Edition just rolled off the assembly line. The vehicle is powered by a twin-turbocharged 7.0-liter V8 engine that produces... Read more...