Watch A Twin-Turbo Ford GT Hit 257.7 MPH In One MileMatt Hardigree3/26/12 10:15amFiled to: The Texas MileWorld RecordsHennessey Ford GTFord GtFordGtTexas MileStanding MileStanding Mile RecordVideoTop1401EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkTexas doesn't have four seasons. Texas has two: Hot and not-hot. Twice a year during the not-hot times gearheads gather on a long strip of concrete to see who can blast the fastest standing-mile time. This weekend's running of The Texas Mile brought out a Hennessey-tuned Twin-Turbo Ford GT that ripped a spectacular 257.7 mph speed.The Ford GT tends to be the car of choice for Texas Mile supremacy. There's the occasional flip-happy Lamborghini and explosive Mitsubishi, but the sleek Ford seems to offer the best mix of tunability, value, and stability.