David Donohue has been appointed because the Hennessey Venom F5 check driver, as the corporate units its sights on world information. He will probably be concerned within the superior monitor growth of the hypercar.
David is the son of racing legend Mark Donohue. Throughout his racing profession spanning 35 years, David has received a number of world-class occasions. He has raced within the IMSA Bridgestone Supercar Championship, NASCAR Busch Grand Nationwide, Porsche Supercup, Grand-AM Rolex Collection, Petit Le Mans, and extra. He has additionally performed growth work on the BMW M3 GT and M5 Supercar, Dodge Viper GTS-R, Porsche GT3 R Pikes Peak EVO, NASCAR Vehicles, and Daytona Prototypes, amongst others.
“I’ve been working behind the scenes with John and the workforce at Hennessey for a number of months, permitting me to spend fairly a little bit of time within the driver’s seat of the Venom F5,” Donohue mentioned. “In most ultra-high-performance autos, the driving expertise turns into nearly routine when you’ve acclimated to the powertrain, however the 1,817 bhp Venom F5 is constantly and relentlessly breathtaking. The dual-turbo V8 has an explosive energy supply that’s awe-inspiring with out being evil. I’ll by no means get fully used to it,” he added.
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