Video: Hennessey Venom GT accelerates from 0 to 230 mph in 20 seconds

Hennessey has just dropped a new video of its Venom GT undergoing acceleration testing and what you’re about to see is very impressive. The video shows the Hennessey Venom GT going from 0 to 230 mph in under 20 seconds. By comparison, the Bugatti Veyron takes 24.2 seconds to hit 200 mph.

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Power for the Hennessey Venom GT comes from a 7.0 liter twin-turbo V8 making 1,244-hp. 0 to 60 mph comes in 2.5 seconds with a top speed of 272 mph. 0 to 200 mph takes 15.3 seconds.

Last month, Hennessey released images and details of the Venom GT2, which now produces 1,500-hp. Production of the Venom GT2 starts in late 2013.

Update: Video added.

– By: Omar Rana