18 May Top Gear – Hennessey’s 650bhp Corvette has hit 205.1mph
Hennessey’s 650bhp Corvette has hit 205.1mph
Hennessey Performance Engineering has announced that a car has gone really quite fast indeed. No surprise, given the company’s history, but a significant one here: it’s the first mid-engined ‘C8’ Chevy Corvette, which has managed 205.1mph.
Indeed, the company has fine form in helping Corvettes breach the magic double-ton marker; the last time was in 2013 when a 700bhp HPE C7 ‘Vette did 200.6mph. Hennessey wasted little time in getting the new C8 – launched in summer last year – quite literally up to speed. Continue reading Top Gear’s article on their website.