Two days ago, a 700 HP Hennessey C7 became the first 2014 Corvette Stingray to break the 200 mph by reaching a maximum speed of 200.6 mph. But doing this wasn’t easy, you need a relatively straight closed road and a slightly modified car. This Hennessey C7 Corvette was equipped with the company’s HPE600 upgrade and if you think that wasn’t enough they added a 100 HP Nitrous Express kit. And all of this only got it to 200mph, which shows how impressive the Bugatti Veyron is, as the stock Super Sport will do 267.8 mph right off the factory floor, if you were lucky enough to buy one of the limited edition versions that’s had the restrictors removed.
I can't recall where it all started, possibly the desire to own a beautiful classic car that was a bit different. I already own...