Sit back and relax, enjoy the latest news from us about the Porsche 918 Spyder. Well, we just get new information about this hybrid super car. This source was obtained from someone who does not want to be named. He revealed that the Porsche 918 Spyder will be sold in 4 color choices, Carrara White, Black, Platinum Silver Metallic, and Basalt Black. Everything comes with a black interior. Indeed, the color choice is limited, however, Porsche promised to consider adding color choices.
Good news for those of you who wish Porsche 918 Spyder will use a V8 engine. Yup, this hybrid super car will use a V8 engine plus two electric motors. Porsche 918 Spyder could produce over 500 hp. Moreover, with the availability of a seven-speed PDK transmission, you can drive this car from 0-60 mph in less time of 3.1 seconds; with its top speed is 199 mph.
What is more interesting from the Porsche 918 Spyder that this hybrid super car will have four operating modes, the E-Power, Hybrid, Hybrid Sport, and Race Hybrid. You can choose to use which mode simply by pressing buttons on the steering wheel. E-Power mode allows you to save fuel, because this mode will rely on the strength of the electric motor as a source of energy. With a fully charged battery, you can go up to 16 miles. Hybrid mode will combine the power of the engine and electric motor. Hybrid Sport mode, you can use it when you have a long trip, this mode configures the powertrain to activate a rear torque bias so that engine performance can be more optimally. Race Hybrid mode is almost the same as Hybrid Sport but with additional power. So you can drive as you like, even if you want to drive a Porsche 918 Spyder on the limit performance.
Porsche 918 Spyder will use AWD technology, besides the hybrid super car will be equipped with a double wishbone suspension. Also features PASM (Porsche Active Suspension Management) and PTV Plus (Porsche Toque vectoring Plus) will further maximize the performance of the Porsche 918 Spyder. In addition there are system electronically-controlled locking differential, which helps you when cornering.
Porsche 918 Spyder will be produced on September 2013. This hybrid super car will be sold at a price of $ 845 thousand in the U.S., and in Europe will sell for € 645 thousand. Are you interested in buying a Porsche 918 Spyder?