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    USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

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    Hennessey Venom GT breaks acceleration record - MSN Autos

    The Hennessey Venom GT set a Guinness World Record for reaching 300 kph (186 mph) in 13.63 seconds, besting the Swedish-made Koenigsegg Agera R by almost a full second.




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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    How many liters of gas did it use? How many kilograms does it weigh?



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Broke the tires loose on the dyno in 4th gear at 150 mph



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneGB View Post
    How many liters of gas did it use? How many kilograms does it weigh?
    Well, dont know how much liters it used, but it holds 7 liters of gasoline. It also weighs 1,244 kilograms, smart guy.



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    That car is naughty.



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Quote Originally Posted by cyinne View Post
    Well, dont know how much liters it used, but it holds 7 liters of gasoline. It also weighs 1,244 kilograms, smart guy.
    Means nothing to me.. I was under the impression the US used the imperial system of measure.



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneGB View Post
    Means nothing to me.. I was under the impression the US used the imperial system of measure.
    I could have told you the same numbers in "English" if you wanted me too.... shoulda asked.



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Quote Originally Posted by cyinne View Post
    I could have told you the same numbers in "English" if you wanted me too.... shoulda asked.
    I googled it.. Didn't wanna get hit with the "Let Me Google That For You"

    Thanks for adding it though. I have issues with the metric system.



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Not what I would really call a "production car" plus the most important thing about any car is the color and the stereo unless you are planning to run it at Le Mans!



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    Quote Originally Posted by BoxsterCy View Post
    Not what I would really call a "production car" plus the most important thing about any car is the color and the stereo unless you are planning to run it at Le Mans!
    What do you mean? They have made 4 already and sell for about a million bucks.



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    I need to buy myself a fast car. So many choices out there today.

    Do you pick up a few year old CTS-V, M3, C63 and use it as a daily driver

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    Pick up a 5 year old corvette, mustang, etc as a second car



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    Re: USA car Hennessey Venom GT breaks production car 300kmh world record

    This Swedish car wont be considered a production with only 6 being built but claims a top speed of 280 mph.
    Koenigsegg One:1



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