Limited to just 7-units worldwide, priced from $13.2-million, the Studio F.A. Porsche-designed Dynamiq GTT 115 superyacht is destined to be a collector's item, just like the automakers special edition models. Buyers can select an optional hybrid power system via the exclusive Dynamiq Configurator, complete with the standard two technical compartments or engine rooms, featuring 45kW Fischer Panda variable-speed generators located in the bow. This layout offers silent ambience at night and avoids smoke / fumes at anchor while guests are relaxing on the aft platform. continue reading for more pictures and information.
Autogespot's "Horse-Power" spotted this stunning Weissach Pack-equipped Porsche 918 Spyder in Chrome Red driving around on the streets of Miami Beach. Unlike the base model, this upgrade package lightens the vehicle by 88-pounds, enabling it to go from 0-62mph in just 2.6-seconds. In September 2013, a 918 fitted with the optional 'Weissach Package' set a Nurburgring lap time of 6:57 on the 20.6 km (12.8 mi) road course, reducing the previous record by 14 seconds, and making it the first series production street-legal car to break the 7-minute barrier. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing how to start a fire with a battery and stick of gum.
The Porsche 918 Spyder is powered by a naturally aspirated 4.6-litre V8 engine, developing 608 metric horsepower (447 kW), with two electric motors delivering an additional 279 metric horsepower (205 kW) for a combined output of 887 metric horsepower (652 kW). Even though its power numbers are quite impressive to say the least, the vehicle just doesn't have enough room for long trips. Yasid Design solves that with a shooting brake (station wagon) version of the hypercar. Continue reading to see shooting brakes of the McLaren P1 GTR, Ferrari FXX K and Bugatti Chiron.
Peisert Design has unveiled a new hybrid hypercar based on the Porsche 919 Hybrid, making it a potential successor to the wildly popular 918 Spyder. Simply put, it's a cross between the Porsche Mission E concept and the 919, or in other words, a futuristic version of the Porsche 911 GT1 Strassenversion. Click here for the first image in this week's art of trolling gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing what happens when you skateboard down the insane hills of San Francisco.
The classic Porsche 910 is an iconic race car, and the Kreisel Evex 910e is simply a street-legal, electric replica. Powered by a 360 kW electric system, it propels the 2,400-pound vehicle from 0-62 mph in a zippy 2.5-seconds, and enables it to top out at 185mph. On a fully charge, one can travel up to 215-miles, and that's not all, the battery also acts as a bi-directional energy storage solution when it's plugged in at home. Continue reading for a video of the real Porsche 910, more pictures of the 910e, and additional information.
Porsche may not be synonymous with motorbikes, but it's never too late to start. The Porsche 618 draws inspiration from the 918 Spyder, and in addition to its electric powertrain, the chassis was designed for maximum downforce. On the tech side of things, riders will find an 8" digital touchscreen instrument panel with support for both Android and iOS smart devices for showing remaining battery range, the nearest charging point, GPS, while wirelessly charging the handsets. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one showing how samurai movies got it all wrong.
The Porsche Design Book One Laptop may not include a car, but it does feature a sleek stainless steel hinge, inspired by the gearbox of a sports car. This hybrid can be configured in a number of stances, thanks to a 13.3-inch QHD multi-touch display that connects and detaches with a satisfying click. On the inside, you'll find an Intel Core i7 processor, a 512GB SSD, 16GB of RAM, and all the ports you need to get the job done. The case itself was machined from brushed / anodized aluminum and sandblasted for a durable silver finish. Click here for a few hands-on images. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more information.
Powered by a 4.0L flat-six used in all 911 race cars, the all-new 2018 Porsche GT3 generates 500 hp, mated to either a standard seven-speed dual clutch transmission or 6-speed manual. This is good for a 0-60mph time of 3.2-seconds and a top speed of 197 mph. The lightweight chassis also boasts Rear Axle Steering, which means drivers are able to steer the rear wheels in either the same or opposite direction as the front, depending on the speed. A carbon fiber wing out back provides extra downforce, while the interior offers a GT Sport steering wheel from the 918, sports seats, and a CarPlay-compatible infotainment system. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
It may be a while, if ever, until Porsche releases an off-road supercar, but Rain Prisk has created one to whet our appetite for the time being. This modified 918 Spyder now features brush guards, a winch, large knobby tires, roof rack, auxiliary lighting, and plenty of wear, including a bumper that is very close to falling off, along with mud splatters. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of molten copper being poured on lighters.
Steve McQueen used a beautiful Porsche 911T in his 1971 film "Le Mans", and now, the automaker has created a one-off model to pay tribute to the late actor. This stunning 911 R was originally delivered to France, and is now up for auction through RM Sotheby's. Painted in slate grey, this supercar offers a 500 bhp DOHC horizontally opposed six-cylinder engine, mated to a 6-speed manual transmission. Continue reading for more pictures and information.