Tag: Hennessey

This Crazy Ram 1500 TRX Now Features A +1,000-HP Hellephant Engine

Last month, Hennessey Performance announced that it would install one of Mopar’s rare 7.0-liter supercharged V8 Hellephant engines into a Ram 1500 TRX. Fast forward to the end of May and the engine swap has been completed, making for what is quite possibly the craziest TRX in existence. This video released by the Texas tuner […]

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This 1,000 HP Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Makes The Standard Model Seem Underpowered

Ford calls the 5.2-liter supercharged V8 powering the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 the ‘Predator’ and for good reason. From the factory, this engine produces 760 hp and 625 lb-ft of torque, figures that would be hard to wrap your head around if we weren’t living in an era of electric vehicles with almost 2,000 hp. […]

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BMW M’s Electric Sound, Subaru’s First EV, 1012 HP Hennessey Challenger, Toyota GR Super Sport Hypercar: Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… Gas Stations Go Dry As Ransomware Attack Spurs Panic Buying On East Coast Some drivers along the East Coast have been panic buying fuel as numerous gas stations started to run dry. The reason is a recent ransomware […]

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Who Needs 1,000 Horses? Apparently, The Dodge Challenger Super Stock Does

The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Demon models are among the most insane muscle cars launched in recent memory and given the popularity of them, it’s little surprise that Dodge decided to launch the Super Stock variant in the second half of 2020. The Super Stoke is based on the Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody […]

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The 22 Fastest Gas-Powered SUVs On Sale Today Ranked By Power

Cadillac is getting ready to become an EV-only brand from 2030, but before it gets there it’s going to serve up a near-700 hp Escalade-V. Intel suggests the kick-ass Caddy hauler will be powered by the 689 hp supercharged 6.2-liter V8 from the CT5-V Blackwing. That would make it one of the quickest ways on the […]

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2022 Hyundai Kona N, Lamborghini And Lotus Tease New Cars, 1012-HP Hennessey Ram TRX, Dieselgate PT2 :Your Morning Brief

Good morning and welcome to our daily digest of automotive news from around the globe, starting with… VW Could Face More Dieselgate Penalties As Supreme Court Asks Biden Admin To Weigh In On Local Lawsuits Having already agreed a massive $20 billion penalty with the EPA over the 2015 Dieselgate emissions scandal, Volkswagen now faces […]

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Hennessey’s Mammoth 1000 SUV Is A 7-Seat Ram 1500 TRX That Can Hit 60 MPH In 3.2 Sec

If you’ve ever wondered what a modern day version of the Ramcharger would look like, wonder no more as Hennessey has announced the Mammoth 1000 SUV which it is teasing through a single render. Based on the Ram 1500 TRX, the Mammoth 1000 is being billed as an “ultra-exclusive” SUV that features “supercar slaying” performance. […]

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Corvette C8 Drag Races Stock Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat With Surprising Results

Having shown that there isn’t much of a difference in terms of quarter-mile acceleration between the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 and Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat, Hennessey now pinned the latter against the new mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette. Both rides are bone stock, with the three-row SUV having less than 100 miles (160 km) on the odo. […]

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Hennessey Readying Hellephant-Swapped Ram TRX And Durango SRT

The folks at Hennessey Performance have big plans for the Ram 1500 TRX and Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat. As standard, both of these vehicles feature the beloved 6.2-liter supercharged Hellcat V8 with a touch over 700 hp. While that’s enough for most customers, Hennessey always looks to push the boundaries and has revealed it is […]

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