It’s pretty incredible when the essence of power is captured through video. We weren’t even present for this test run of the Hennessey Performance Engineering 2016 C7 Corvette Stingray, but we know and understand the power already. All 1,000 ponies.
HPE has dropped its latest video for its 1,000 hp C7 Corvette Stingray featuring some glamour shots, lumpy idles and all-out, balls to the wall acceleration. And we love it.
All those ponies are being shifted through a proper seven-speed manual gearbox, and we cannot imagine powering such a beast manually. The intense sensation of speed is so apparent in the video, it hurts; in a good way, though, not in a bad way.
Go ahead and check it out for yourself right up above.