Hennessey Distinctive Automobiles, the Texas-centered hypercar maker, has established a new street car lap document at the Circuit of The Americas (COTA) with a blistering 2:10.90 lap of the 3.41-mile-extended racetrack.

Breaking the past COTA road car or truck lap report* by .43 seconds helps make the monitor-concentrated Hennessey Venom F5 Revolutionthe quickest ever highway-heading hypercar around the Texan circuit. The traveling lap surpassed the 2:11.33 time, recorded by a Czinger C21, plus outpaced the prior McLaren P1 report (2:17.12) by practically 7 seconds. Through the file-breaking operate on March 11, Americas Hypercar also strike remarkable speeds on the 1,016 meter-long back straight, reaching 193.10 mph.

Ideal from launch, Hennessey established out to develop the Decathlete of Hypercars. The goal for the 1,817 bhp twin-turbocharged 6.6-liter V8 hypercar was not only to surpass 300 mph, but to also be a hugely capable monitor vehicle. Driven by the makers in-home exam driver, David Donohue, the Venom F5 demonstrated the extent of its abilities pulling up to +1.59 G in the corners and -1.61 G under braking. This severe general performance was achieved on avenue-authorized MICHELIN Pilot Activity Cup 2 R tires and used Brembo brakes, carbon ceramic discs, and the newest Bosch Ab muscles technological innovation to brake from virtually 200 mph safely and less than control.

Donohues established racing skills, combined with the cars and trucks 2,998 lb (1,360 kg) light-weight construction, observed the hypercar aggressively deal with the undulating monitor and technological corners. The place the circuit straightened, the huge ability from Hennesseys Fury engine enabled the file-breaking time the Venom F5 can speed up from -200 kph (-124 mph) in just 4.7 seconds.

John Hennessey, firm founder and CEO:Racing, and daily life, is normally more about the journey than the place. Observing the Venom F5 acquire the generation automobile lap document at our home circuit has been an crucial part of our journey with the F5. We dont do these things for the reason that they are easy, we do them due to the fact they are difficult. The course of action of pushing our American hypercar to the restrictions helps make our crew of engineers, designers, and specialists greater even though also providing an improved product and knowledge to our clientele. We appear forward to continuing the journey and pushing the Venom F5 to set new pace information in the potential.

Engineering of the monitor-targeted Revolution variant of the Venom F5 was led by Hennesseys VP of Engineering, Brian Jones who joined the business in 2023 from his prior posting as Main Engineer for the AMG 1. Brian and the Hennessey engineering staff worked to enhance the set-up of the Venom F5 to deal with the entire 3.41-mile extended Grand Prix Circuit.

When compared to its Coupe sibling, the lighter and observe-honed Revolution options a comprehensive-width rear-mounted carbon fiber wing, a substantially much larger entrance splitter and rear diffuser, furthermore reworked, suspension, motor cooling, and digital telemetry. It also attributes dive planes in advance of just about every entrance wheel that channel air to boost grip at change-in. Plus, the Revolution has a roof-mounted central air scoop, which delivers neat air to the F5s engine bay.

David Donohue, Hennessey Hypercar Test Driver:Having been section of acquiring the Venom F5 Revolution, I understood it was capable of a rapid time, but when it arrived to pushing the car really hard, I was blown absent by its phenomenal electric power and fantastic handling. There is no other automobile in the planet that provides these types of a visceral and participating driving knowledge.

American racing winner David Donohue joined Hennessey in 2023 as its Hypercar Test Driver. The 2023 Pikes Peak history-setter has far more than three many years of racing expertise, together with initial place wins at 24 Several hours of Le Mans, the North American Touring Car Championship, and the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

For the record-placing lap, independent, third-party timing was executed by RACELOGIC applying their VBOX satellite telemetry and facts logging techniques. Even further verifying the operate, the RACELOGIC staff captured unbroken video clip footage of the history lap the finish video is viewable on theHennessey YouTube channel. The Venom F5 Revolution that accomplished the quickest road car lap ran on road legal tires, used frequent Shell pump ethanol, and was loaded with typical Pennzoil fluids.

Ade Ajala, President, Shell Lubricants Americas:“The entire Shell Penzoil team is honored to be affiliated with Hennessey and thoroughly supports the team’s endeavours to drive the boundaries of hypercar velocity and functionality. We are extremely very pleased that Pennzoil Platinum is beneath the hood of the impressive Venom F5, and we wholeheartedly help this exceptional achievement seeing the Venom F5 realize a COTA lap file confirms this is definitely a decathlete of hypercars.

Style and design, specification, and assembly of every single Venom F5 is carried out just 100 miles from COTA at Hennesseys HQ in Sealy, Texas. Hennessey has now created and shipped 22 Venom F5 Coupe, Roadster, and Revolution types to customers across the U.S. and all around the planet. A handful of establish slots continue being for Roadster and Revolution variants whilst all Coupe designs are marketed out.

Now, owning set up the monitor-centered credentials of Americas Hypercar, the company is established to drive in direction of the automobiles +300 mph V-max. In development, the Venom F5 obtained more than 270 mph at the former NASA Shuttle Landing Facility at Cape Canaveral in Florida. The look for is now on for a runway or community street with a adequately long strait to allow the 1,817 bhp twin-turbo V8 monster to accelerate beyond 300 mph and return to zero securely.

Potential potential buyers can utilize to very own a Venom F5 Revolution or Roadster atHennesseySpecialVehicles.com. Alternatively, intrigued events can get in touch with Hennessey on +1 979.885.1300, or get hold of the companys network of U.S. and worldwide retailers.