Hennessey teases fans and challenges Bugatti with Venom F5

HOUSTON: Look out Bugatti. Texas’s Hennessey Performance is getting ready to unveil its first in-house hypercar, the Venom F5, a vehicle named after the highest point on the Fujita scale for measuring tornado speeds. The Fujita scale rates an ...

Hennessey turns its attention to Lincoln Navigator

HOUSTON: Bigger, brasher and more powerful seems to be where full-size luxury SUVs are going at the moment, and the most powerful models are certainly no longer the preserve of specialist tuners as manufacturers like Jeep are now very ...

Hennessey’s new electric car costs US$3mil and has six wheels

LOS ANGELES: Famed supercar maker John Hennessey says he is building a new US$3 million (RM12.7mil) posh powerhouse. Code-name “Project Deep Space” has six wheels and runs only on electric power. “I had wanted to do something in the ...

Hennessey Venom F5 set for global production

HOUSTON: The Hennessey Venom F5 will make its global production car debut on Dec 15. The F5 is powered by an all-new Hennessey-built 6.6-litre twin-turbo V8 engine that produces 1,817hp, which will power the car to a top speed ...

Hennessey marks 30 years of making fast cars faster

SEALY (Texas, USA): Building a world-renowned tuning business on the foundation of strong family support, John Hennessey’s company has created more than 12,000 customer cars since it was founded 30 years ago and has now evolved into a global ...

Hennessey VelociRaptor 600 Goes into Production

Do you remember the 2015 Hennessey VelociRaptor 600. Well, there's good news for you if you do. The monstrous vehicle is now in production and can be currently ordered. As we already told you, only 500 units of this unique ...

2016 Hennessey VelociRaptor SUV Introduced

2016 Hennessey VelociRaptor SUV has been exclusively introduced! The famous vehicle in Hennessey Performance line-up is more capable than ever, features fantastic upgrades and huge loading space and room for eight persons. The monstrous VelociRaptor is based on the Ford F-250 ...

See How John Hennessey Drives the 600HP Chevy SS HPE600 Supercharged [VIDEO]

Hennessey Chevrolet SS HPE600 Supercharged is literally capable of everything, having this capability of pumping out 600 plus horses. In the video below you will se how this unique car, supercharged by Henessey Performance, is driven by John Hennessey himself. ...

Street Fight Mode: 707 HP Hellcat versus 850 HP Hennessey Hellcat [w/videos]

Hennessey shows the potential of its HPE850 Hellcat 2016 Hennessey Dodge Challenger Hellcat HPE850 It is clear that the stock Hellcat is a very cool muscle car. But it is also as plainly as anything that the modified Hennessey ...

Hennessey produces World’s Fastest and Most Powerful Pick-up Truck – the MAMMOTH 1000 TRX

In spite of powerful electrically-powered vehicles appearing with greater frequency now, some companies are still developing more powerful vehicles with good old fashioned internal combustion engines. One of them is Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE), the well known Texas-based hypercar ...

Hennessey Performance’s Project Deep Space is a 6-wheel drive Hyper GT!

John Hennessey, the founder and CEO of Texas-based Hennessey Performance, is a man who loves powerful cars and his company has been ‘making fast cars faster’ since 1991. His work covers not only musclecars but also trucks and SUVs, ...

Hennessey: 30 years of high performance

Building the world-renowned tuning business on the basis of strong family support is definitely the greatest thing that happened to John Hennessey. Back in 1991, he modified his 300GT VR4 daily driver and competed in the Pike Peak's Hill Climb ...

Hennessey reveals plans to make a 1200 HP C8 Corvette

Hennessey Performance announces its plan to make the C8 Corvette even faster Six months ago, we saw Chevrolet unveil the eighth-generation Corvette dubbed the C8. No longer sporting a front-engine rear-wheel drive layout, the C8 is now a mid-engine two-door ...

The insane Hennessey Venom F5 is coming soon

With performance figures that will blow anyone’s mind Reportedly capable of maxing out at around 500km/h. PHOTO FROM HENNESSEY Texas-based Hennessey Performance Engineering has always been about bonkers performance. From Chuck Yeager breaking the sound barrier back in 1947, Americans ...

Hennessey turns Ford F-150 into a 775 HP super truck

The Venom 775 F-150 is faster than the Ram 1500 TRX Hennessey Performance is famous for building some of the fastest and craziest vehicles in North America. From the 6-wheeled VelociRaptor 6×6 to their very own hypercar – the F5, ...

John Heinricy Tests the Hennessey HPE600 C7 Corvette

When I think about Hennessey Performance, my emotions stir into a concoction of thankful jolliness. The way Hennessey makes cars faster gives me the kind of feeling one would get if it was decided that Thanksgiving and Christmas would ...

Hennessey starts production of 416kW Velociraptor 600

Hennessey has started production of the Velociraptor 600, a modified version of the Ford F-150 Raptor. The Texan tuner’s 416kW take on Ford’s performance pick-up truck can hit 100km/h in 4.2 seconds, thanks to a range of upgrades to ...

Hennessey starts production of 558bhp Velociraptor 600

Upgraded Ford F-150 Raptor pick-up truck can hit 60mph in just 4.2sec Hennessey has started production of the Velociraptor 600, a modified version of the Ford F-150 Raptor. The Texan tuner’s 558bhp take on Ford’s performance pick-up truck can hit ...

Production starts on Ford F-150-based Hennessey VelociRaptor 600

The new Hennessey VelociRaptor comes with a turbocharged V6 pumping out 672ft lb of torque and 558bhp Hennessey, the American tuning company behind the Venom GT, F5 hypercar and plenty of enhanced muscle cars, has started building the new VelociRaptor ...

Hennessey Details 2014 Corvette Stingray Upgrades

If you want to be the first kid on your block to have a pumped-up Corvette Stingray, you might want to call John Hennessey and his team in Texas right now. Hennessey Performance announced its upgrade program for the ...

Hennessey Runs C7 Stingray at Drag Strip

Hennessey builds some of the meanest cars under the sun and now they’ve gotten their hands on the new C7. Uh oh. It probably won’t be too long before it has seven trillion (or maybe just a thousand) horsepower. ...

Hennessey’s Final Test on the C7 Before Starting the Upgrade

Copyright 2008-2013. HPE Design, LLC. All Rights Reserved Hennessey has been “making fast cars faster since 1991” and now that they have their hands on the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray they are certainly planning on holding themselves to their ...

Don’t Want To Wait For The 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor? Hennessey Just Started Production Of Its Velociraptor

The Ford Bronco is so hot that dealers can’t keep them on lots more than about seven days right now. That stat applies to all Broncos regardless of trim so it’s understandable that the public is stoked to get their ...

Texas State Troopers Let Hennessey C7 Corvette Play on a Toll Road

You can add the following Instagram video to the list of reasons why I love Hennessey. Recently, the Texas tuner ran a Cadillac at 220 mph on Texas State Highway 130, and the video below shows a Hennessey Corvette ...

Hennessey HPE600 Corvette is First C7 to Break 200 mph

Want to break the 200-mph barrier in your C7 Corvette Stingray? One option is to go with Hennessey’s HPE600 upgrade that gets you to 600 horsepower. Top that off with a 100-horsepower Nitrous Express kit to leap to 700 ...

Watch Hennessey’s HPE700 Twin-Turbo C7 Corvette Terrorize the Dyno

Hennessey Performance has just released a video of its first twin-turbo 2014 Corvette Stingray on the dyno, and the preliminary results are promising. Running seven pounds of boost and 93-octane fuel, the HPE700 Corvette put down 608 horsepower and ...

Watch Hennessey’s HPE700 Twin Turbo C7 Burnout

Make no mistake about it, we certainly love our burnouts here at the Corvette Forum—especially when you get the sense that it’s somebody who really knows how to do them at the wheel. Our latest fix for hearing those beefy ...

HPE700 Twin-Turbo Hennessey Corvette Coming to Boca Raton Concours

We know Hennessey’s HPE700 twin-turbo C7 Corvette can burn its tires like they’re sitting on the surface of the Sun. We know it can put a world of hurt on the dyno like the Incredible Hulk wringing a chicken’s ...

Check out the Numbers on the Hennessey HPE650 Supercharged C7

How powerful is that new Hennessey HPE650 Supercharged C7 Corvette? Apparently, pretty powerful. A new video highlighting the modified Stingray shows that it dynoed at 532 horsepower and 539 lb-ft. of torque, but she sounds even more menacing than the ...

Ride Shotgun with John Hennessey in the Supercharged HPE700 C7 Corvette

If you’ve got about three minutes to spare, this clip is certainly time well spent for any Corvette fan. Hell, I’m betting just about any fan of sports cars will enjoy this one. Then again, I’ve grown kind of ...

News Rally: A ’63 Spin on a 2009 Corvette, Stock C7 vs. Hennessey HPE700, Ocean City

In this news rally: We admire the best of 1963 on a 2009 Corvette chassis. — Just how much difference does 250 units of Hennessey horsepower make to alter the C7’s disposition? — A look back at Corvette Weekend in Ocean City, ...

Hennessey Performance to Offer 1,000-HP Package for Z06

The 2015 Corvette Z06 hasn’t even hit the street yet and we’re already getting news of upgrades to boost the car’s output. This one comes from the team at Hennessey Performance Engineering, and includes a package that bumps the ...

Hennessey Debuts HPE1000 C7 Corvette

We tend to talk about Hennessey Performance a lot on Corvette Forum. Why? Because the packages and mods Hennessey makes are among the most ridiculous things you could do to your already super fast cars. Hennessey essentially takes cars ...

Hennessey Begins Benchmarking A8 Z06 Corvette Test Car

Hennessey Performance is going to do some wicked things with the new Corvette Z06, and they just released a teaser video of their A8 test car. It is little more than a GoPro strapped to the bumper as it goes ...

Hennessey Planning Something Nuts With Corvette Z06

The new Corvette Z06 is a hell of a car. It’s lightning quick. It has phenomenal on track performance. And it is about as good of a Corvette as you can make without drastically changing the car’s architecture. It’s ...

Watch the Hennessey HPE800 Z06 Blaze Down the Runway

Go ahead and grab a bag of that popcorn because we’ve got a clip here that’ll beat any action flick you’re planning to catch at a theater. No, really – this video of Hennessey Performance testing its 2015 HPE800 ...

Hennessey VelociRaptor 6x6: More Power... and More Wheels!

Photo: Hennessey Hennessey currently builds two different vehicles with the VelociRaptor name: an SUV based on Ford’s last-gen HD trucks inspired by the long-departed Excursion SUV, and a pickup based on the F-150 with off-road credentials. Which is all ...

Hennessey VelociRaptor Ford Ranger is 350 HP of Off-Road Madness

Photo: Hennessey Will we ever receive the Ford Ranger Raptor, which is currently sold on other continents, to go head to head with the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 and Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro? We know many of you are dying ...

Hennessey Venom F5 Unveiled With 1,817 Horsepower

Photo: Hennessey A bit more than three years after its original appearance as a concept at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, the sensational Hennessey Venom F5 finally made its production debut today, marking a new chapter for the ...

Hennessey Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Cranked up to 1,000 hp and More

Photo: Hennessey Seriously, how excited are you about the upcoming launch of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette? We sure are. There will be many reasons to love that car, and we’re very curious to see how much power and performance ...