Henessey Venom GT Details Announced

March 29, 2010 at 8:56 pm

Hennessey Performance revealed details of their new bespoke super car the Venom GT. This car is powered by American muscle and uses a British structure and therefore it is highly powerful and sophisticated.

The car’s powered by the same LS9 V8 engine as in the Corvette ZR1 but Hennessey has tweaked it to develop 725 hp. Upon request, they can also extract 1000, or even 1200 hp out of that engine!

Henessey Venom GT Details Announced Hennessey Venom GT 1

The Venom is a RWD car with a Ricardo 6-speed gearbox and comes with adjustable suspension and Brembo braking package. It also shines in terms of aerodynamic as it uses a modified version of Lotus Elise’ body, which is made of carbon fiber and therefore is very light at 1270 kg.

They will only make 10 units of this car per year and four of them has already been sold.