Pre-Production Porsche ‘918 Spyder Hybrid’ Revealed

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We got a glimpse of the Porsche 918 as a concept back in 2010 at the Geneva Motor Show and Porsche has now revealed the final product. The Porsche 918 Spyder is a plug-in hybrid supercar which will enter production towards the end of September, 2013 and first deliveries being made before end of next year.

The 918 Spyder features a mid-mounted V8 engine capable of producing over 500 horsepower to the rear wheels via a seven speed dual clutch transmission. There are also two electric motors, one per axle, which produce a combined power of 218 horsepower making the 918 Spyder capable of putting out over 770hp.

Porsche 918 Plugin Hybrid car
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Porsche 918 Revealed
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The official performance numbers have not yet been revealed but previously released details suggest the Porsche 918 will be capable of doing the 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in just 3.2 seconds and able to achieve a top speed of more than 199mph. The prices are expected to start at $845,00 depending on which part of the world you live in.

New Porsche 918 revealed
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More details to follow.

[Porsche]

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