Hennessey 2014 Chevrolet Corvette HPE500 burnout test

The new Chevrolet Corvette is a stunning muscle car with credible V8 performance. Hennessey has developed a package that takes these foundations and turns them up to more extreme levels. Called the HPE500 kit, the package, including an ECU tune and a full exhaust system, takes power output to 373kW. How does it go (and sound)? Awesome. Check it out below.

Brett is the editor and founder of PerformanceDrive. He's obsessed with driving, having played with Matchbox cars until he was tall enough to drive a real one. After initially working as a mechanic, Brett earned a degree in journalism and entered media as an editorial assistant at Top Gear Australia magazine. He then worked at CarAdvice. His dream is to live next door to the Nurburgring in Germany.