At 2700-pounds, the $1-million, 1200hp 2012 Hennessey Venom Gt rockets from 0-60mph in just 2.5-seconds and has a top speed of 267mph. Auto enthusiast and late night talk show host, Jay Leno, “compares the vehicle to his Ariel Atom, albeit with considerably more power.” Click here for more pictures. Continue reading for Jay Leno’s road test.

That’s high praise considering how lithe and well-balanced the Atom is. Leno also spends plenty of time pontificating on just how much cabin room the Venom GT offers, even for a six-foot tall comedian like himself.

[via AutoblogSeriousWheels]