Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid Sportscar

Announced at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show, pictures finally surface of the 918 during it’s first driving trials. The Sportscar hybrid references the historic Porsche ‘917’ racing cars.

Specs: 4.6-liter V8 Engine/770-horsepower/exceeds 200MPH/0-60MPH in under three seconds/90MPH in 100% electric mode.

The Porsche 918 Spyder is planned for production in September 2013.

‘918 spyder’ ghost (2010): 1 – power electronics; 2 – electric drive; 3 – lithium ion battery; 4 – V8 high RPM engine;

5 – porsche doppelkupplungsgetriebe (PDK) 7-speed transmission; 6 – electric motor; 7 – power electronics

Via: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/16/view/21200/porsche-918-spyder-hybrid-sportscar.html

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