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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

Something else to consider, Hennessey locks their TUNE so you can't tweak it at all (without removing the ECM maybe? IDK.). You get what you get and you enjoy it.

The best 1/4 ET they've 'advertised' is 10.88 yet there's some controversy around this as it was not done at a real track for example and NO ONE has seen a Hennessey Jeep run nearly that fast since.
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

Hennessey is nothing more then marketing... And he does a good job of it.I've been through their shop. It is nothing special. All they do is bolt on stuff. They get motors built here, trannys from there. Aftermarket tuning like any one of us can get from 3rd party guy's.

At one point a had a 5k bet with John to race one of their Jeeps. Mine wasn't ready in time They were cool about it and didn't take my money!
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

I think ur spot on bout them

well good thing they didn't take ur money
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

those times where prolly on the hennessy track.......(rollseyes)
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

^^^^^that should be cherokee srt 8 sucks balls./......LOL
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

If you do your research and hook up with the right companies you can build yourself a very fast Jeep for half the cost of the Hennesey Jeeps.
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

X2 ... Hennessey performance is over rated the only nice thing to come out of them is the viper and that's bout it
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

they do have the TT kit for the CTS-V...which already has a S/C....i know this old guy that is lookin for a CTS-V, and ive convinced him to do that...but its like a $45000 package im sure he'll figure out he can do it himself, he did put a 540CI in a 1973 pontiac, and a corvette engine in a mazda RX-7 as well as a volvo wagon haha
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

I would love to throw a Hellion twin turbo kit in my GCSRT8. That would be so sick with a low compression 392 or 426.
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

Isn't the Henny engines known for blowing up on you?
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Re: Difference between standard SRT-8 and SRT8 Hennesey

i spotted one not too long ago at a gas station and i took pics and talked to the guy. snapped pics of car. he was in a rush so i couldnt snap the interior but it looked very nice inside in terms of their dress up tactics everywhere.

yeah the kind of decals on his rig isnt the best idea but yeah..the pics..





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