Sep 242012

Hennessey Cadillac CTS VR1300

Hennessey Cadillac CTS VR1300

Hennessey Cadillac CTS VR1300

Hennessey Cadillac CTS VR1300

6.2-litre Cadillac CTS-V performance tuned by Hennessey. From the original 556 HP to 1,226HP … to run from 0 to 60 mp in 2.9 secs!!!

Check more technical details and a load of pics on the Hennessey website:



  • 1,226 bhp @ 6,400 rpm (1,066 Rear Wheel HP)

Estimated Performance:

  • 0-60 mph: 2.9 seconds

VR1200 Twin Turbo Upgrade Includes:

  • 427 CID (7.0L) Aluminum V8 Engine
  • Adjustable Boost Controller (800, 1000 & 1226 HP power settings)
  • Hennessey Exterior Badging

Transmission & Drivetrain Upgrades:

  • Manual: Centerforce Dual Friction Clutch Upgrade
  • Automatic: Performance Build & Torque Converter Upgrade (Add $20,000)
  • Extreme Duty CV-Shaft Upgrade

Brembo Brake System Upgrades:

  • 15.1 inch Carbon Ceramic Rotors (Front & Rear)
  • Calipers: 8-Piston (Front); 6-Piston (Rear)

Wheels & Tire Upgrades:

  • Hennessey Wheels: 20×10 inch (Front); 20×13 inch (Rear)
  • Michelin Pilot Super Sport Tires: 275/30YR-20 (Front); 345/30YR-20 (Rear)

Suspension Upgrades:

  • Lowered 1″ (Front & Rear)
  • Factory Magnetic Ride Control Tuned by John Heinricy

Interior Upgrades:

  • Alcantara Headliner
  • Carbon Fiber Door Sills
  • Hennessey Embroidered Heardrests
  • Hennessey Premium Floormats

Production Details:

  • VR1200 also available in 4-door sedan and Sport Wagon body styles
  • Allow 6 months build time
  • Production limited to just 12 vehicles


Written by Emil Ivan (2019 posts)

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