Texas supercar Hennessey Venom GT challenged Bugatti Veyron




Texas company Hennessey in August officially introduced its "killer Veyron» - Venom GT. Lush presentation took place at the festival of speed enthusiasts McSall's Motorworks Revival under the car of the weekend at Pebble Beach (California). The creators of the supercar is officially positioned his creation as an alternative to the successful Bugatti Veyron. Recipe Venom GT standard: a slight chassis plus a powerful engine. The first component "cocktail" borrowed from the Lotus Elise, while the second - 6, 2-liter V8 - at the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. There are three versions of the powerplant: power 730, 1000 and 1200 l. with. "Top" configuration, and should compete with Veyron. Heavy-duty engine supercar accelerates to hundreds of 2, 5 seconds. Its advantage over Bugatti will appear at long range. Acceleration to 200 km / h supercar Texas makes in 15 seconds, while his French opponent, it would take 24 seconds. Manufacturing Hennessey Venom GT will be limited to five cars a year, and the cost of each machine will be about 950 thousand dollars.

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