Borrowing the boss’s car for a street race is always a great idea, except when your opponent combines boost and ethanol. To see how Germany compares to the republic of Texas, let’s watch a 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S vs. Hennessey Venom 1000 GT500. When we learned he had pushed the latest Shelby into 4-digit power we tried to imagine likely competitors. The latest flagship Porsche sends 640 horsepower and 590 lb-ft to all wheels. So even with the big blower, the Mustang is at a disadvantage being rear-wheel drive. It would be nice to brake-boost these two at the line, but a rolling race is easier on these brand-new supercars. Tell us which one you would drive in the comments below and stay with us to follow this 911 Turbo S into uncharted territory.
Not much of a contest. Drag strips are becoming a bit quieter as the years pass thanks to the introduction...Read more