Here's How Much Power A 1991 Dodge Caravan Needs To Go 250 MPH

The answer: 1,648 horsepower. Or only around 800 HP if you just want to crack the double-ton. If you want to hit 190 MPH in a 1986 Mitsubishi Mirage you'd have to boost that little 1.6-liter to 410 HP. On the flip side, it only takes 21.5 HP to get a Vector M12 to hit 70 MPH. Here's how I know.
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Snow Day: SSC Ultimate Aero TT Not As Ugly As We Thought

Here's a picture of the actual Ultimate Aero TT that attempted to break the Veyron's "production car" top speed record but "only" achieved 230mph due to snow and bad roads in Nevada. Which is weird, because if you drive from Los Angeles to Vegas on Interstate 15 – which we may have done once or twice – you notice that… » 3/26/07 1:00pm 3/26/07 1:00pm