North America’s leading automotive tuner transforms the all-new 2019 Chevy Silverado Trail Boss truck into 6-wheel drive off-road monster
SEALY, TX – September 26, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Following the success of the company’s VelociRaptor 6X6, the team at Hennessey Performance (HPE) is adding another 6-wheel drive truck to their stable of exclusive off-road vehicles: THE HENNESSEY GOLIATH 6X6. Based on the all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado truck, the GOLIATH 6X6 takes the already very capabable Trail Boss Z71 model and elevates its off-road capabilities to another level.
“We are very excited to offer our new GOLIATH 6X6 alongside our VELOCIRAPTOR 6X6 truck,” said company founder & CEO, John Hennessey. “These are very exclusive and unique vehicles that make a huge statement anywhere our clients go – whether its Rodeo drive or the sand dunes of the Sahara desert.”
As with anything from Hennessey, the first order of business is adding more power. In the case of the GOLIATH 6X6, the factory 6.2L V8 engine is upgraded with the company’s HPE700 Supercharged engine upgrade which incudes a 2.9L supercharger system producing 7 psi of boost along with a stainless steel exhaust upgrade which produce 705 bhp @ 6,200 rpm and 675 lb-ft torque @ 4,200 rpm. 0-60 mph times are expected to be in the mid 4 second range even with the additional weight of the 6X6 conversion. Additional GOLIATH 6X6 upgrades include:
- 6X6 Conversion with additional axle, wheels, tires and brakes
- All new rear suspension system
- 8-inch lift kit
- Custom 6X6 truck bed
- Hennessey 20-inch wheels
- BFG 37-inch off-road tires
- GOLIATH 6X6 & HENNESSEY graphics
- Rollbar upgrade
- LED lights
- Hennessey front and rear bumpers
- 3 year / 36,000 mile warranty
The base price for the 2019 GOLIATH 6X6 is $375,000 which includes the 2019 Chevy Silverado truck. Production is limited to just 24 units and the vehicle is available for export to international markets. The HENNESSEY GOLIATH 6X6 is available directly from Hennessey or from select Chevrolet dealers. For more information, contact Hennessey Performance Engineering at 979.885.1300 or email at [email protected].
About Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE)
John Hennessey and the Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE) team have been making fast cars go faster since 1991. Over the last 27 years, John and his team have built more than 10,000 vehicles with more than 400 of those in 2017 alone. HPE operates a 36,000-square foot workshop and showroom facility situated on 143 acres near Sealy, Texas (about 45 minutes west of Houston). HPE offers a wide variety of dyno-proven, track tested high-performance engine upgrade packages & parts for a variety of modern performance vehicles. Hennessey Performance is also the only tuner in North America that operates its own test track—the Lonestar Motorsports park 1/4-mile dragstrip facility which is adjacent to the HPE workshop & showroom.
Source: Hennessey Performance