04 Jun Hennessey C8 Corvette Performance Exhaust Goes Into Production After 205 MPH Test
Hennessey C8 Corvette Performance Exhaust Goes Into Production After 205 MPH Test
Sealy, TX (June 3, 2020) — The C8 Corvette has been dominating automotive media for some time now, and leading the charge is none other than the illustrious tuning house, Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE). John Hennessey and his team have pioneered yet another C8 Corvette performance product. It started by being the first twin turbo C8 Corvette in the world; it was then shortly followed by being the first C8 Corvette with an aftermarket camshaft; now Hennessey is launching their custom stainless steel exhaust system for the C8 Corvette, which helped them be the fastest C8 Corvette in the world at 205 MPH.
The Hennessey C8 Corvette Exhaust system is a fully custom, in-house fabricated, turn-key exhaust setup made entirely out of T304 stainless steel. It provides a mild weight savings (10 lbs) and power gain (21 horsepower & 19 lb-ft torque) along with a massive sound upgrade. This is the most extensively tested aftermarket C8 exhaust in the world due to the extensive work HPE has put into it. From hours of road course testing as well as 205 MPH top-speed testing; this exhaust has been put to the limits and is ready for full-scale production.
The exhaust system will be shipping fully assembled and is a direct bolt-on to all 2020 – 2021 C8 Corvette Stingrays. Founder and CEO John Hennessey shared his vision for the exhaust, “The C8 Corvette is a phenomenal platform, we are doing what we do best; enhancing it and taking it to the next level. The Hennessey stainless steel exhaust adds power, lightness, and an overall improved visceral C8 Corvette driving experience.”
Hennessey Performance is set to offer a full range of C8 performance products and upgrades, including: light-weight wheel upgrades, CarbonAero carbon fiber components, full turn-key engine performance packages for increased power & performance, and more. Hennessey is only building 1000 units for the first year and each exhaust system comes with its own serial numbered certificate of authenticity. Further, Hennessey will offer a lifetime warranty for as long as the C8 owner has the system on their Corvette. Pricing is set at $3,495 plus shipping and the company is offering a special price of $2,995 for the first 100 orders placed.
The exhaust system can be ordered directly from Hennessey Performance by calling 979-885-1300 or by visiting here.