Hennessey Venom GT
The Hennessey Venom GT utilizes a heavily modified Lotus Elise/Exige chassis. The manufacturer states that the modified chassis uses components from the Lotus Exige.
The Hennessey Venom GT has a curb weight of 2,743 lb (1,244 kg) aided by carbon fiber bodywork and carbon fiber wheels. The brakes have Brembo 6-piston calipers at the front and 4-piston calipers at the rear. The rotors are 15 in (380 mm) carbon ceramic units provided by Surface Transforms.
The Hennessey Venom GT is powered by a twin-turbocharged 427 cu in (7.0 L) GM LSX V8 engine with a power output of 1,244 hp (928 kW; 1,261 PS) at 6,600 rpm and 1,155 lb⋅ft (1,566 N⋅m) of torque at 4,400 rpm.
The mid-mounted engine is mated to the rear wheels with a Ricardo 6-speed manual transmission, which also had a previous application in the Ford GT
Hennessey Venom GT Price: 1.096.000€ (1.200.000$)
Hennessey Venom F5
Built entirely of carbon fiber, the all-new ground-up design has been engineered and built to propel the Hennessey Venom F5 to a top speed of over 500 kilometers per hour (310.7+ mph). The new Hennessey F5 chassis is both strong and light weight. Torsional rigidity has been measured at 52,000 newton meters per degree (38,353 lb-ft torque per degree) and the total weight is just 86 kilograms (190 lbs).
The base price for the Venom F5 is $1.8 million and Hennessey is only building a total of 24 examples, 12 for the American market and 12 for international markets.
Based on classic American V8 architecture, the Hennessey Venom F5 engine produces an astounding 1817 horsepower and 1193 lb-ft of torque. It uses a combination of high-tech, lightweight engine components (crankshaft, pistons, connecting rods & custom engine block) that combine for 6.6L of displacement. Combined with a pair of Precision ball bearing twin turbochargers with 3D printed titanium compressor housings, the Hennessey Venom F5 engine delivers over 1800 bhp at 8000 rpm!
Hennessey Venom F5 Price: 1.664.000€ (1.800.000$)