• Hennessey's VR1200 twin turbo Cadillac CTS-V wagon shows 1058 wheel horsepower on a Dyno Dynamics

      Hennessey's VR1200 package for the Cadillac CTS-V includes a 427 cubic inch built LSA V8 and the factory supercharger is ditched for a pair of turbochargers (model not specified). The package is limited to 12 vehicles for whatever reason (artificial exclusivity) and that comes with a Hennessey level price of $295,000. No, seriously.

      The entire package includes more than engine upgrades (although if you want to upgrade the automatic transmission to handle the torque output that is an extra $20k) but considering CaddyBoost members are making more power than this for far less than $295,000 this package is for people with more money than sense just like basically everything Hennessey offers.

      The 1058 wheel is achieved on a Dyno Dynamics dynamometer and considering Hennessey claims 1066 Dynojet horsepower this Dyno Dynamics is set to read a bit high. Absolutely no doubt whatsoever it's making the power the only question is why anyone wouldn't opt for other tuners who are making much more power for far less money (and with a better reputation).

      Hennessey VR1200 Twin Turbo
      Production limited to just 12 vehicles

      1,226 bhp @ 6,400 rpm (1,066 Rear Wheel HP)
      1,109 lb-ft torque @ 4,000 rpm (964 Rear Wheel Torque)

      Estimated Performance:
      0-60 mph: 2.9 seconds
      1/4 Mile: 10.2 @ 141 mph
      Top Speed: 242 mph

      VR1200 Twin Turbo Upgrade Includes:
      427 CID (7.0L) Aluminum V8 Engine
      Forged Aluminum Pistons
      Forged Steel Connecting Rods
      Forged Steel Crankshaft
      Balanced and Blueprinted Rotating Assembly
      ARP Main Studs & Head Bolts
      High Flow Cylinder Heads
      Hennessey VR1200 Camshaft
      Upgraded Fuel Injectors
      Upgraded Fuel System (Includes Lines, Rails, Regulator & Pump)
      Twin Ball Bearing, Billet Wheel Precision Turbochargers
      Dual Wastegates
      Adjustable Boost Controller (800, 1000 & 1226 HP power settings)
      Stainless Steel Turbo Downpipes and Exhaust System
      Air-to-Water Intercooler
      High-Flow Air Induction System
      Professional Installation
      HPE Engine Management Calibration
      Dyno Tuning & Road Testing
      Hennessey Exterior Badging
      Serial-Numbered Dash & Engine Plaques
      3 Year / 36,000 Mile Limited Warranty

      Transmission & Drivetrain Upgrades:
      Manual: Centerforce Dual Friction Clutch Upgrade
      Automatic: Performance Build & Torque Converter Upgrade (Add $20,000)
      Extreme Duty CV-Shaft Upgrade

      Brembo Brake System Upgrades:
      15.1 inch Carbon Ceramic Rotors (Front & Rear)
      Calipers: 8-Piston (Front); 6-Piston (Rear)

      Wheels & Tire Upgrades:
      Hennessey Wheels: 20x10 inch (Front); 20x13 inch (Rear)
      Michelin Pilot Super Sport Tires: 275/30YR-20 (Front); 345/30YR-20 (Rear)

      Suspension Upgrades:
      Lowered 1" (Front & Rear)
      Upgraded Front and Rear Swaybars
      Factory Magnetic Ride Control Tuned by John Heinricy

      CarbonAero Widebody Body:
      Carbon Fiber Front Splitter
      Carbon Fiber Rear Diffuser
      Carbon Fiber Front Fenders
      Carbon Fiber Extractor Hood
      Carbon Fiber Rear Fender Flares

      Interior Upgrades:
      Alcantara Headliner
      Carbon Fiber Door Sills
      Upgraded Leather & Stitching
      Hennessey Embroidered Headrests
      Hennessey Premium Floormats

      Production Details:
      VR1200 also available in 4-door sedan and Sport Wagon body styles
      Allow 6 months build time
      Production limited to just 12 vehicles

      This article was originally published in forum thread: Hennessey Performance Cadillac CTS-V Wagon VR1200 Twin Turbo started by DavidV View original post
      Comments 5 Comments
      1. ultimateendz's Avatar
        ultimateendz -
        Lol....230k more with .8 liters more and a shoddy looking engine bay and only 30 whp more than my low boost setting.
      1. ultimateendz's Avatar
        ultimateendz -
        I need to buy a hennessy badge and put it on my car and sell it for 200k
      1. Sticky's Avatar
        Sticky -
        It's a joke but when you see casual people reading about this they are stating it's a bargain compared to things like an Aventador or 458 Italia.

        I just put my face in my palm.
      1. ultimateendz's Avatar
        ultimateendz -
        Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
        It's a joke but when you see casual people reading about this they are stating it's a bargain compared to things like an Aventador or 458 Italia.

        I just put my face in my palm.
        Had a friend show another friend my car and the guy goes "oh's like the Hennessey car but the Hennessey car is better"....smh....I have lost all faith in humanity
      1. benzy89's Avatar
        benzy89 -
        LMAO $300k for this package?!? The entire thing, purchasing a car AND the build, can be done for 1/2 that Click here to enlarge