Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Hennessey Venom GT2

Reasons to consider the
Hennessey Venom GT2

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Much more powerful engine 1,500 HP vs 987 HP @ 6,500 RPM More than 50% stronger engine
Significantly lighter curb weight 2,685 lb vs 4,162 lb More than 35% lighter curb weight; less inertia to overcome when accelerating
Side view of Bugatti Veyron

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Bugatti Veyron

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Way more expensive sticker price $1.50M vs $950k Around 60% more expensive harder to own
Bigger engine 7,993 cc vs 7,000 cc Around 15% bigger engine

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Venom GT2  vs
Veyron 
Brand Hennessey Bugatti
Price 950,000 1,500,000
Type of car Production car Production car
Year 2013 2005

transmission

Drivetrain RWD 4x4
Gearing Traditional Continuously-variable
# of gears 6 N/A
Gear ratios
1: 2.61:1
2: 1.71:1
3: 1.23:1
4: 0.94:1
5: 0.77:1
6: 0.63:1
7: 0.55:1
Axle ratio 3.36:1 3.64:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Brembo Disc 15.8 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Rear brakes Brembo Disc 15 in Cross-drilled Ventilated Discs
Front wheels 508/? 241 265/22 20
Rear wheels 508/? 318 365/25 21

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,685 lb 4,162 lb
Width 77.2 in 78.7 in
Height 42.5 in 47.4 in
Length 183.3 in 175.6 in
Front track width 63.5 in 67.5 in
Wheelbase 110.2 in 106.7 in

design

Venom GT2  vs
Veyron 
Chief designer Steve Everitt Jozef Kaban

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 1.79 lb/hp 4.22 lb/hp
Maximum hp 1,500 HP 987 HP @ 6,500 RPM
Weight distribution 40%/60% 44%/56%
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 7,000 cc 7,993 cc
Cylinders V8 W16
Air compressor Turbocharger Quad turbocharger
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 8.8:1 9:1
Valves per cylinder 2 4
Hennessey Venom GT2
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