Surprise, Surprise – the first 1,200-hp twin-turbo LS3-powered Hennessey Venom GT was delivered today to one Mr. Hareton Akob of Dubai. The chassis No. 1 Venom GT was delivered to its new owner by the company”s exclusive Middle East distributor, Al DiMora of DiMora Motorcar.
Refresher: Weighing in less than 2,400 pounds, the Hennessey Venom GT is powered by GM”s supercharged 6.2L LS9 V8, which has been modified to produce 725-hp. Hennessey will also offer 1,000-hp and 1,200-hp twin-turbo V8 engine variants. Mated to a Ricardo 6-speed gearbox, the Venom GT is capable of hitting 0-60 mph in 2.2 seconds and will keep going until it hits 262 mph.
2011 Hennessey Venom GT:
– By: Omar Rana