Porsche 918 Spyder

Posted: July 2, 2011 in Porsche
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Porsche 918 Spyder will start selling hybrid, which serve as the exclusive production. Exclusivity supersport plug-in hybrid car is seen in terms of numbers. Number of cars will be manufactured in accordance with the serial number model, which is only 918 units. The price offered is the cheapest Porsche 645 000 euros, or almost USD 8 billion. Understandably, this advanced hybrid car!

The development of this particular model made by Porsche enthusiasts a remarkable response when the car was exhibited at the Geneva Motor Show 2010, last year.

Greatness offered another Porsche on this car is very economical fuel consumption for car supersport category. With a V8 engine, 3.8 liter capacity, Porsche claims that the car will only spend 3 liters of petrol for a distance of 100 km. Means, fuel consumption 33.3 km / liter. Fabulous!


The greatness of another when viewed from the power it generates. From the gasoline engine only 368 kW or 500 PS. Meanwhile, two units of electric motors, acquired an additional 160 kW or 218 PS. Well, you can imagine, a combination of all the power it put together to boost this car.

The results are also great! Porsche claims, to sprint from 0-100 km, this car only takes 3.2 seconds. Top speed of 320 km per hour.

With such capabilities, the 918 Spyder Hybrid Plug-in is expected to gobble up one lap circuit Nürburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes 3 seconds. For comparison, the Porsche Carrera GT need 7 minutes 32 seconds.

Further, when using only an electric motor, it could reach a top speed of 150 miles per hour. Mileage if only rely on pure energy from the battery is only 25 km.

For enthusiasts who are interested, this exclusive supersport car can be ordered from now. According to Porsche, the initial buyer will get a faster car. It is estimated, the car can be sent on 1 September 2013.

Porsche explained, the DNA of this particular design of the 918 Spyder was Porsche 917 Carrera GT and RS Spyder. This version uses monocoque construction with a body made from carbon fiber and reinforced with plastic. Additional features on the panel retractable roof and stored in the trunk.

To move the engine power, used all-wheel motion system (all-wheel drive) with independent controls for moving both axles.

Energy storage electricity were using li-ion batteries are equipped with liquid cooling. To fill them, can be directly plugged into a power outlet at home. Old charging energy to a voltage of 220 volts, as in Germany, only 3 hours.

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