Hennessey Performance engineering made it to the headlines back in the year 2013 when the company achieved a Guinness World Record for the fastest production car. Their Venom GT accomplished the feat of doing 0-300 kmph in 13.63 seconds. The Texas based company is also known to offer a number of visual and performance upgrades for select models. The Ford Mustang GT is one of those models that make it to the list.
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Now, a Mustang in India has received the Hennessey performance upgrade. After receiving the tuning update, its power figures have increased to a phenomenal 717 bhp and 857 Nm torque. The regular Mustang GT is available in India with a 5.0-litre V8 engine, which produces 429 bhp and 542 Nm of torque. Courtesy of the new state of tune, 0-100 kmph now comes up in 3.6 seconds.
Highlights of the Hennessey HPE 700 kit include a few engine upgrades such as a 2.9-litre supercharger system, upgraded fuel injectors and HPE Engine Management Calibration. Also on offer would be Hennessey badging, HPE badging, supercharged badging on the exterior. The interior too, would receive Hennessey themed floormats and embroidered headrests. The cost of the upgrade is said to be about INR 24 lakh.
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While the aforementioned upgrades are available as a basic package, one can also opt for a few more upgrades like Hennessey alloys wheels (19/20 inch) mounted on stock tyres, Brembo 15.1 inch front brake system, stainless steel exhaust system, carbon fibre coil pack covers and a Carbon Aero kit.
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Following is an image gallery of India’s most powerful Ford Mustang GT: