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2016 – Hennessey Performance Ford Focus RS HPE400

Hennessey Performance announces HPE400 package for the 2016 Ford Focus RS w/ video

Hennessey Performance’s treatment nets 405 horsepower and 425 pound-feet of torque. The Ford Focus RS is one of the hottest things from Dearborn right now and Hennessey Performance simply couldn’t wait to announce its latest upgrade options. Knowing Hennessy’s past reputation for modifying Fords, expect the typical arrangement of improvements, like those past Fords. This means more […]

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The Hennessey Venom GT remains to be the world’s fastest production car

Hennessey Performance hopped on their PR newswire to announce the celebration of their 25th anniversary, by breaking the world land-speed record for the fastest convertible production car. According to their official statement, the Hennessey Performance Venom GT Spyder set a new record for the fastest convertible in the world at 265 MPH, or 11 MPH […]

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Hennessey reveals 1000hp Cadillac CTS-V

As if you thought the Cadillac CTS-V couldn’t get any more bonkers, Hennessey comes along and gives it their own treatment. If the standard CTS-V’s supercharge 6.2L V8 with 640hp and 630 lb-ft of torque wasn’t enough for you, no worries, they’ll bump it up to 1000hp, no problem. Here’s how they do it. Gone […]

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The 2015 Hennessey Velociraptor Ford F150 fills the Raptor void for now

Ford currently doesn’t make the F150 Raptor with the latest generation, yet, until Detroit, when it’s rumored to surface. So if you are truly that impatient, or just want something different, Hennessey has something for you. It’s called the Velociraptor 600 Supercharged F150 and much like the name says, it’s a serious upgraded F150, made […]

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John Hennessey test drives HPE700 Camaro ZL1

Video: John Hennessey test drives HPE700 Camaro ZL1

As part of a new partnership between AutoNation and Hennessey Performance Engineering, the Texas-based tuning company’s performance packages will now be made available through AutoNation’s Chevrolet and Ford stores. The partnership allows anyone shopping at an AutoNation’s Chevrolet or Ford locations to place an order for a Hennessey tuned vehicle at the point of purchase. Recently John Hennessey […]

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AutoNation teams up with Hennessey Performance to offer more horsepower

AutoNation, America’s largest automotive retailer, has announced a partnership with Hennessey Performance to bring the tuner’s performance upgrades to it stores. AutoNation operates a total of 273 franchises with 33 brands across 15 states. “We’re excited and honored to team up with AutoNation,” said company founder and president, John Hennessey. “Now performance enthusiasts across the […]

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Hennessey Performance reveals first modified Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Since the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is still rather new, Hennessey Performance announced their first modified Corvette called the HPE700 Twin-Turbo Corvette Stingray. And as expected, the new model is batshit insane fast. Hennessey’s modifications take the naturally aspirated 6.2L V8, which on the stock front is good for 455ho and 450 lb-ft of twist. After […]

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2013 Hennessey Performance Ford VelociRaptor SUV Rear 3-4 Right Cruising

Hennessey Performance debuts new Ford F150 Raptor-based VelociRaptor SUV conversion, only 30 to be made w/ video

Hennessey recently introduced their own unique take on a Ford F150 Raptor-based SUV, called the VelociRaptor SUV, which essentially takes the said Ford F150 Raptor and makes it into an SUV, complete with a unified body. Hennessey designed it to be an official conversion kit for those who wanted more seats and space. “Over the […]

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Hennessey Venom GT sets 0 to 186 mph Guinness World Record

Video: Hennessey Venom GT sets 0 to 186 mph Guinness World Record

While the rest of the automotive world is shifting towards a more environmentally friendly initiative, we’re happy that there are companies like Hennessey Performance (HPE) out there that still want fast gasoline powered cars out on the road. The Hennessey Venom GT super recently set a couple of Guinness World Records while undergoing some testing. […]

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

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. Power for the […]

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