Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery

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  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Hennessey Performance pit one of their tuned F150-trucks against a stock GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown at the Pennzoil proving ground test track in Sealy, Texas
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The truck in question? Well, it's a 2021 F-150 single cab. Dubbed the 775, this rig has been overhauled both inside and out
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Under the hood lies a 5.0-liter Coyote supercharged V-8 engine that produces 775 hp and 685 lb-ft of torque
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The truck has also been lowered and rides on street tires
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    According to Alex who's behind the wheel of this truck, the Venom launches like a rocketship and is great fun both as a two or four-wheel drive
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    He in fact goes on to say that the 775 reminds him of the GEN II SVT Lightning
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Which as many of you will know, Paul Walker drove in the opening scenes of the Fast and the Furious
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The Venom takes on a bone stock Ford Mustang GT500. This one looks like its been driven straight from the dealer as you can even see the window sticker on the passenger side
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Under the hood of Ford's top of the line, Mustang lies a 5.2-liter supercharged V-8 engine the produces 760 hp and 625 lb-ft of torque
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Spec check done, the tow line up for launch. The truck weighs more than 2000 lbs more and is set to 4H. Will that make a difference?
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Well, the visuals speak for themselves
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The Venom 775 pulls hard, off the line
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The GT500 is left in the dust. It's only once the speeds start to build that the Mustang comes into play. However, its too late and round one is an easy win for the truck
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    For round two, Alex decides to give the Mustang the jump, to see if that makes a difference
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    A few moments later, he had the answer. No
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    While the Mustang was ahead momentarily, the Truck tore past, but this time round, not by much
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The GT500 managed to reel in the Venom 775 and it narrowly clinched the win on the second pass
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    In the end, the its staggering to see the kind of performance that you can extract from a truck, provided you have the right hardware
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    The truck we saw today wasn't the traditional Venom 775 upgrade, that features lifted suspension and rides on off-road tires
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    It is the Venom 775 Sport, that features a lowered ride height and uses street tires. It's clearly geared more towards use on the pavement
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    This particular example is headed to United Cars, based in Doha Qatar
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
    Overall, regardless of the Hennessey package you choose, the 775 Venom is one hell of an upgrade for the F-150. Swipe Up to Read More.
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
  • Watch the Venom 775 destroy the Mustang GT500 in a 1/4 mile showdown - gallery
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