2015 Porsche 918 Spyder First Drive European Car Magazine

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A supercar as momentous as the 959

Porsche 918 Details:

887hp, 944 lb-ft | in 2.5sec | Top speed 211mph

fiber structure | Plug-in | All-wheel drive

608hp V8 in with 156hp electric

Carbon-ceramic brakes | Hybrid | Rear wheel steer

PDK dual-clutch transaxle | 129hp motor in front with its own for all-wheel drive

Lightweight Weissach Package tested

Five drive allowing fully electric or drive

PASM adaptive

Electric rear sterring, front steering

7hr battery from 110V AC supply


Pros: Design and | Cons: Price

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Nine and forty four pound-feet of crushes the competition. Yet Porsche’s team downplays the output of the 918 the automaker’s first new supercar the Carrera GT was discontinued in 2006. the men in white lab coats speak the challenge, and eventual success, of a new flagship supercar embedded technology that will as the company’s gene pool for decades to come.

The 918 Spyder program was launched in the of 2010 and, in short a low-slung carbon-bodied coupe was testing. Details leaked of the plug-in hybrid, all-wheel powertrain, active aerodynamics and innovation. Finally, at the 2013 Auto Show, Porsche the 918 Spyder supercar had lapped the in 6:57min — setting a new record for a production vehicle in the

But it would be months before not on the company’s payroll would be to slip behind the three-spoke snug themselves into the padded carbon fiber seat, insert the key and mash the to the floor.

The heart of the 918 Spyder is its innovative drive propulsion system. low, just aft of the driver in the fiber tub, is a race-bred, 4.6-liter V8 that develops Sandwiched between it and the seven-speed PDK gearbox is a 156hp electric

One or both can drive the rear

The front wheels are powered by a 129hp electric motor, to operate independently or in conjunction the rear engines, based on

The total system power is at 887hp, with an extraordinary 944 of torque — most of the Porsche race car models been this powerful!

the supercar power remains is the adaptive damping of the Porsche Suspension Management (PASM). steering systems, on both the and rear axles, improve and stability (the rears up to 3? in either direction with assistance).

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