The Chevrolet Corvette turned into a 1200-strong hypercar

The Chevrolet Corvette turned into a 1200-strong hypercar


Tuning house, Hennessey has announced plans to release two powerful versions of the Corvette C8: first get a 700-horsepower engine, and the second motor are stepping up to 1200 horsepower. According to company representatives, they had received more than 250 applications for such a car.

Initially, the Studio will offer for the new Corvette modified exhaust system – as a result of improvements, the power plant will increase from 502 to 700 forces. Following will be rear-wheel drive 1200-strong version with a pair of turbochargers and an upgraded transmission with two clutches. Both modifications provided for the carbon body kit, enhanced by Brembo brakes, adjustable suspension and spetskomplekt wheels.


In the meantime, the difficulty lies in the fact that the new Corvette is protected from chip-tuning. So the first thing the specialists Hennessey need to hack the system and gain access to the engine control unit.

A few months earlier, Hennessey has released a package of improvements to electric car Porsche Taycan. In the first stage for the “Taikang” prepared only styling package that includes new wheels, tires, decor in the cabin and more aggressive bumpers. Refining electric power plant, the Atelier will take later.

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