2013 Hennessey Venom 700R & 1000 Twin Turbo
Hennessey Performance released first rendered photo of their latest project 2013 Hennessey Venom 700R & 1000 Twin Turbo. This supercar tuning project is based on 2013 SRT Viper or SRT Viper GTS.
2013 Hennessey Venom 700R powered by V10 8.4-liter engine. Maximum power increase by reworking the cylinder heads and exhaust system, along with returning the electronic engine management, from the standard 640 hp (477 kW) and 600 lb-ft (814 Nm) to 725 hp (540 kW) and 695 lb-ft (941 Nm) of torque. With this power, Venom 700R will accelerate from 0 to 62 mph (0 to 100 km/h) in only 3.1 seconds and reaches 216 mph (347 km/h) in the top speed.
For 1000 Twin Turbo model, Venom package come with same V10 8.4-liter but with different power. This model can generate maximum 1,120 hp (835 kW) and 1,092 lb-ft (1479 Nm) of torque. Venom 1000 Twin Turbo can accelerate from 0 to 62 mph (0 to 100 km/h) in only 2.9 seconds and through the quarter mile in 9.7 seconds at 152 mph, top speed is still unknown.
700R & 1000 Twin Turbo Venom package gets more aggressive look with a new splitter, a rear lip spoiler, and new canards, all made of carbon fiber. For the Venom 1000 Twin Turbo, the package also includes a huge rear wing. The exterior is also complimented by a new set of lightweight monoblock wheels. These work in conjunction with a new set of double adjustable coilover suspensions. A rear differential cooler is also recommended for track driving, and in this case, customers can also opt for a rollbar system. The Hennessey Viper also comes packing with its classic racing stripes, as well as an impressive list of options.
On the interior, Hennessey Venom Viper gets a carbon fiber trim and a new set of Sabelt 5-point Racing Harnesses with Hennessey and Venom Logos.
Price for the new 2013 Hennessey Venom 700R and 1000 Twin Turbo package will be announced later. Only five unit will be built.
FYI : The Hennessey Venom based off of the Lotus Elise came with a price tag of $725,000 for the 750 horsepower Venom GT and $950,000 for the 1,200 horsepower version.