2005 Hennessey SRT-10 Viper Venom 1000 Coupe
28 October, 2005, Houston, TX – Hennessey Performance Engineering will be featuring its first 2006 Venom 1000 Twin Turbo Viper SRT10 Coupe at the SEMA show in Las Vegas.
On display will be the 2006 Venom 1000 Coupe, number 01 of 24. With its black on black color scheme and 20×13 rear wheels it is surely going to be a highlight of the event.
The Venom 1000 Coupe comes after very successful convertible version which won Road & Tracks standing mile shootout. Finishing the distance at 25.6 seconds, the Venom 1000 was .3 seconds faster than the Saleen S7 Twin Turbo.
Like the convertible, the Coupe doubles the stock horsepower rating of the Viper to bring the figure up to 1000 bhp! To reach this level of performance, the Venom has been bored, stroked and pressurized to 15psi. This system includes JE Pistons, Manley Rods and twin Garret Turbos, custom headers & and a unique exhaust system.
Chassis mofications include Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tires, a VenomAero front bumper, KW adjustable suspension, 5-point harnesses, Quaiffe differential upgrade and many more available options.
Hennessey says that the Venom 1000 Coupe is the fastest and most powerful limited-edition street car in the world. Only 24 will be built for the 2006 production year. He is now taking orders for 2006 delivery. Infact, you can buy one directly off hennesseyperformance.com/ right now.
Story by Richard Owen
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|submitted by||Richard Owen|
|price $||$ $225 000 USD|
|predeccesor||2006 Ferrari P4/5 by Pininfarina|
|succeccesor||2008 Dodge Viper SRT-10|
|engine||Venom 1000 90 Degree V10|
|aspiration||Twin Garret Turbos|
|valvetrain||Pushrod Activated OHV, 2 Valves per Cyl|
|fuel feed||Electronic Sequential Injection|
|displacement||8554 cc / 522 in³|
|power||745.7 kw / 1000 bhp @ 5000 rpm|
|specific output||116.9 bhp per litre|
|bhp/weight||642.67 bhp per tonne|
|torque||1491.4 nm / 1100 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm|
|body / frame||SMC & RIm Panels over Tubular Steel Spaceframe|
|front brakes||Brembro Vented Discs|
|rear brakes||Brembro Vented Discs|
|f suspension||SRT10 KW Adjustable Suspension System|
|r suspension||SRT10 KW Adjustable Suspension System|
|curb weight||1556 kg / 3430 lbs|
|top speed||~410.4 kph / 255 mph|
|0 – 60 mph||~2.9 seconds|
|0 – 100 mph||~5.9 seconds|
Auction Sales History
Auction Source: Monterey 2014 by Mecum Auctions