The world’s fastest convertible just did 265.6 mph


Move over, Bugatti. The world’s fastest convertible is now from Texas.

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Clocked doing an astounding 265.6 mph, the American-made Hennessey Venom GT Spyder is now officially the world’s fastest convertible.

It smashed the previous world’s-fastest convertible record set by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport Vitesse by more than 11 mph.

The Texas-based carmaker Hennessey also set another record with its Venom GT hardtop in 2014 when it reached 270.4 mph at the Kennedy Space Center.

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In case you didn’t see the Hennessey Venom Gt beating the world record, see below

“On February 14, 2014, the Hennessey Venom GT set a new world speed record for 2-seat sports cars by reaching a top speed of 270.49 mph (435.31 km/h). The test was performed at the John F. Kennedy Space Center on the 3.2-mile Space Shuttle landing runway. Brian Smith, Director of Miller Motorsports Park, drove the Venom GT to its record speed.”

-Source: Youtube

-Hymer

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