2014 Porsche 918 Spyder promises to prehend where its predecessor, the Carrera GT, manus off. Notably, the 918 can do this by having gasoline/electric powertrain rattling impelling at nearly 800 h.p.. It’ll running to 60 mph in concerning the wheel the most only relief.
The 918 Spyder starts by having one-piece carbon-fiber-reinforced body and build, screening a 4. 6-liter v8 engine mounted behind the cabin. Porsche says its an solely new engine with new crankcase and cylinder noesis arrangement, and light-weight elements, really impelling at delivering 608 h.p. at up to 9, 150 rpm. It drives the place wheels against a seven-speed pdk dual-clutch coefficient. 2 encourage galvanic motors – one for your own backside wheels you for your own frontal wheels – proffer other 281 hp.Thats a tally powertrain outturn of nearly 900 hp and 940 pound-feet of force within the packet that weighs modify than a bmw 5 broadcast sedan. That ought to sufficient to move the 918 from zero to 62 in 2. 8 seconds and on to your top ratio of 211 mph.