When Texas-based Hennessey takes in a new car to begin engineering a project car, they benchmark it. This is done by tossing the bone-stock version of the car on a dyno, as well as doing a few recorded high-speed runs. This is one such benchmarking, but they also wanted to see how it did against one of its finished products.
So how does the “turn-key” Hellcat do against the Hennessey-tuned ‘Stang? Watch to find out:
UPDATE: Sorry, but it appears that Hennessey took down the original video without warning. We are not sure why the video we made private, but when it becomes available again, we’ll get it back up. In the meantime, check out the stock Hellcat being wrung out on Hennessey’s dyno: