: Cadillac News: Hennessey's 650-hp Cadillac CTS-V Wagon does what it does best



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05-07-11, 07:00 PM
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And now for something completely awesome: the 2010 Hennessey (http://www.autoblog.com/2011/04/13/video-hennessey-beats-2011-nissan-gt-r-again-this-time-with-tw/) V650 Cadillac CTS-V Sport Wagon (http://www.autoblog.com/model/cts-v-sport-wagon) doing terrible things to expensive tires. John Hennessey's love affair with all things Cadillac (http://www.autoblog.com/make/cadillac/)is no secret; his wife's daily driver is an HPE700-equipped CTS-V sedan. We've also seen Mr. Hennessey's insatiable lust for showing off his cars embarrassing more expensive metal (http://www.autoblog.com/2011/04/13/video-hennessey-beats-2011-nissan-gt-r-again-this-time-with-tw/).

This time, though, the car in question doesn't need to dust a Porsche (http://www.autoblog.com/make/porsche/) off the line to prove its mettle. No, the V650 does a fine job of that on its own. With exhaust cutouts, two turbos and a quarter mile of open track ahead of it, the car burns its tires through first and second gears without skipping a beat. If we had to guess, we'd say it could keep going through third, but the tires deserve just a little mercy. Click past the jump to see the madness on film. Continue reading. (http://www.cadillacforums.com/2011/05/07/hennesseys-650-hp-cadillac-cts-v-wagon-does-what-it-does-best/#continued)Continue reading Hennessey's 650-hp Cadillac CTS-V Wagon does what it does best (http://www.autoblog.com/2011/05/07/hennesseys-650-hp-cadillac-cts-v-wagon-does-what-it-does-best/)

Hennessey's 650-hp Cadillac CTS-V Wagon does what it does best (http://www.autoblog.com/2011/05/07/hennesseys-650-hp-cadillac-cts-v-wagon-does-what-it-does-best/) originally appeared on Autoblog (http://www.autoblog.com) on Sat, 07 May 2011 18:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds (http://www.weblogsinc.com/feed-terms/).



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