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Video: Hennessey Ford GT1500 hits 235.1 mph at Texas Mile

A couple of times a year, some of the fastest and most powerful cars hit up Texas to show-off their top-speed runs at the Texas Mile. The high-performance and highly modified cars have a straight runway to get the highest top speed at the one-mile marker. This time around, Mark Heidaker and Sean Kennedy, who […]

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Video: 1,500-hp Chevrolet Corvette hits 231 mph at Texas Mile

A company by the name Late Model Racecraft now holds the record for the fastest Corvette standing mile, which was set this past weekend at the Texas Mile. Late Model Racecraft’s twin-turbo Chevrolet Corvette C6 hit 231 mph despite a 31 mph head wind. The ‘Vette sports a 440 ci engine with a custom LMR […]

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