Hennessey Venom 1200 Mustang GT500 Revealed As Most Powerful Version Yet

When Ford discovered the newest model of the Mustang Shelby GT500 a couple decades back, it arrived with the most energy-dense supercharged V8 ever installed in a manufacturing motor vehicle. It churns out up to 760 horsepower (567 kilowatts) and 625 pound-toes (847 Newton-meters) of torque in common sort.

But Hennessey Efficiency requires that more with its flagship Venom 1200 up grade. The Texas tuner was equipped to squeeze out a 58 p.c enhance about the factory motor output, earning this Mustang 1 of the most highly effective muscle mass autos Hennessey Efficiency has at any time made.

The Venom 1200 up grade on the stock Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 comes with a larger ability 3.8-liter supercharger, a higher-movement induction process, new gasoline rails and injectors, and an air/oil separation technique. Also, upgraded fittings, strains, belts, and tensioners are part of the bundle, as properly as the recalibrated flex fuel motor and twin-clutch transmission to cater to the hypercar stage of power output.

The final result? The Hennessey Venom 1200 Mustang GT500 now makes 1,204 hp (898 kW) and 902 lb-ft (1,223 Nm) of torque on E85 or race gas, calibrated via Hennessey’s in-home dynamometer before getting highway-analyzed. The past Hennessey-tuned Mustang GT500 we have viewed only designed up to 1,000 horses.

Aside from the engine updates, the Venom 1200 Mustang GT500 also arrives with unique exterior badging and a particular serial-numbered plaque. Of observe, only 66 models will at any time be crafted by Hennessey Performance with a beginning price tag of $59,950 accompanied by a comprehensive 1-year/12,000-mile warranty.

Meanwhile, Hennessey also offers the optional upgrade to the historic 1966 24 Hours of Daytona Ford Mark II GT40 pink, white, and black livery, as found in the car or truck in the gallery over. The alternative prices an added $4,950.