The Hennessey Venom GT Engine
The Hennessey Venom GT is powered by a twin turbo charged 7 Litre V8 engine that produces and incredible 928 kW (1,244 hp) of power. The engine is mid-mounted and it delivers the power to the rear wheels through a six-speed manual transmission.
|Production||2012 - Present|
|Length||4,655 mm (183.3 inches)|
|Width||1,960 mm (77.2 inches)|
|Height||1,135.4 mm (44.7 inches)|
|Weight||1,244 kg (2,743 pounds)|
|Fuel Delivery||Twin Turbo|
|Number of Gears||6|
|Engine Size||7 Litre|
|Top Speed||447 km/h (278 mph)|
|Power||928 kW (1,244 hp)|
|List Price (US)||$1,200,000|
The Hennessey Venom GT Top Speed
With its incredibly powerful V8 engine the Hennessey Venom GT has some amazing performance figures. The car can accelerate from 0 – 100 km/h (0-62 mph) in just 2.7 seconds and has a top speed of 435.3 km/h (270.49 mph). Hennessy estimated that the car can reach a top speed of 447 km/h (278 mph) but this has not been verified. The car holds some speed world records including the record for 0 – 300 km/h (0 – 186 mph) in just 13.63 seconds.
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