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5,000-HP, 348-MPH Devel Sixteen Spotted In The Wild: (VIDEO)

5,000-HP, 348-MPH Devel Sixteen Spotted In The Wild: (VIDEO)

While there’s plenty of reason to doubt the factuality of the Devel Sixteen’s claims of 5,000 horsepower, we now know, at the least, that it’s not total vaporware. It has been spotted out and about on a beach near Dubai.

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The oddly shaped, somewhat ungainly, and clearly hand-built Devel Sixteen not only runs and drives, it sounds pretty healthy, too.

To our ears, it’s no 5,000-horsepower megawatt power plant, however. If anything, it sounds like an aggressively built normally aspirated Chevy LS-series V-8. That could mean as much as 700 horsepower on a big cam build, maybe a bit more. But that’s a far cry from 5,000 hp, even if you factor in enough nitrous oxide to power the entire Fast & Furious movie series.

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For more details on what the Devel Sixteen claims to be, be sure to catch up with our previous coverage here.

5,000-HP, 348-MPH Devel Sixteen Spotted In The Wild: (VIDEO)

5,000-HP, 348-MPH Devel Sixteen Spotted In The Wild: (VIDEO)

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