This muscle car matchup was put on by Hennessey Performance and consisted of a series of roll races not far from the Hennessey shop at Lonestar Mortorsports Park in Sealy, TX.
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Aftermarket tuning house Hennessey has released a supercharged performance upgrade for the Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT350R that increases power production by almost 300 hp. The Hennessey HPE800 maintains the standard 5.2-liter V8 engine found in the Shelby GT 350 with a new performance output of 808 hp and 657 lb-ft of torque. Production of the Hennessey HPE800 Shelby Mustang GT350 will be limited to just 50 examples made by the end of the year.Read More...