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The most-powerful American cars for dad

Forget the tie, and don't skimp on the speed.

Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

With a supercharged 580 hp V8, the ZL1 is number one on the all-time Camaro list.

Test Drive: Chevrolet Camaro ZL1

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Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Powered by a 638 hp supercharged V8, the ZR1 can hit 205 mph, making it the fastest General Motors car ever. You'll need to be quick if you want one, there's an all-new lineup of Corvettes coming next year and the ZR1 isn't one of them...yet.

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SRT Viper

The 640 hp 8.4-liter V10 under the Viper's mile-long hood is the largest engine in the world, and generates more torque than any naturally-aspirated production engine in the world.

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

The most powerful pony car ever has a 662 hp supercharged V8 and a top speed of 202 mph.

Test Drive: Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

Hennessey Venom GT Spyder

It costs about $1,000 per horsepower, but you get what you pay for. The $1.2 million Venom GT Spyder has a mind-boggling 1,244 hp and a verified top speed of 265.7 mph.

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The most-powerful American cars for dad

Forget the tie, and don't skimp on the speed.

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