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Video: Hennessey Venom GT rocks the dyno, spits fire

by Jeff Glucker (RSS feed) on Dec 17th, 2010 at 6:58PM

The Hennessey Venom GT is a beastly two-seater that produces as much power as a small sun. An LS9, taken from the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1, is massaged to produce an astonishing 933 horsepower and 874 pound-feet of torque at the rear wheels. If those numbers don't scare you, we're guessing you're probably a naval aviator who is used to seeing the bright flash of afterburners coming to life. If so, you're in luck because the Venom GT also spits hot fire. We've seen it run on the dyno and we've also seen it produce a few flames from just off idle. Now we have video of Hennessey upping the... Read More

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