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Thanks to two electric motors - producing 156 HP (115 kW) and approximately 129 HP (95 kW) - powering each axle, the 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder has a combined maximum output of 887hp (661 kW) and more than 800 Nm (590 lb-ft) of torque. It rockets from 0-100 km/h in a mere 2.8-seconds and has a top speed of 340 km/h (211 mph). Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.

There's a steering wheel-mounted "map switch" that enables drivers to select between five different drive modes. One of them is "E-Power mode", which lets it operate on electricity alone. There's also Hybrid mode, in which the electric motors and combustion engine work alternately to maximize efficiency.


This entry was posted on 05/18/2013 07:00am and is filed under Auto, Porsche .
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