Hennessey Venom GT, the World’s Fastest Car

Holy batman.

Just a couple of weeks ago, the Hennessey Venom GT set a new world speed record for 2-seat sports cars. If you can believe it, the car reached a top speed of 270.49 mph (435.31 km/h). THAT IS INSANE.

The speed test was held at the Kennedy Space Center on the 3.2-mile space shuttle landing runway. The lucky driver? Brian Smith, Director of Miller Motorsports Park.

Interestingly enough, the Venom GT was powered with Pennzoil Platinum® with PurePlus™ Technology. It’s the first of its kind – a synthetic motor oil made from natural gas.

Alan Perlman

Lead Adventurer at Nerve Rush
For three years, Alan traveled to 60+ countries as an international cost-of-living surveyor. Back in New York City, when he's not running, rock climbing or geeking out about UAV drones, Alan runs a marketing agency that helps companies generate more sales-ready leads using inbound marketing techniques.

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