A frequent inclusion on dream car shortlists, the Porsche 911 has near infinite capability. Jack Olsen is a writer by trade, though his Porsche 911 RSR–often referred to as the "Black Beauty"– is no work of fiction. In fact, the car has very serious history about it: the body of a 1972 911,...

We found this one: the new Porsche 918 Spyder. Presented at the Genova International Motorshow in 2009, the Porsche 918 Spyder was to remain a prototype. Yet, meeting the success of this dream car, Porsche recently decided to produce the sportscar in limited edition (to be more accurate,...

On the other hand, the Porsche 918 Spyder will deliver super sports car performance. It is estimated that the final production version will accelerate from zero to 60 mph in about 3.1 seconds on its way to an estimated top track speed of 199 mph. It should also tackle Germany's famed...

Since its debut at the 2010 Geneva Auto Show, Porsche has never been coy about their latest hybrid supercar, the 918 Spyder Prototype. Unlike other cutting-edge vehicle designs, Porsche has been excited to show off the curves and power of this plug-in hybrid-electric by giving test drives,...

French Open winner, Maria Sharapova, was last night driven to the glamorous Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Pre-Wimbledon Party in the Porsche 918 Spyder – the Stuttgart marque's fastest, most powerful production car to date, and also one of the lowest-emitters of CO2 of any class of...

Dubbed "the super sports car of the future," the Porsche 918 Spyder prototype has been making driving trials in preparations for planned Fall 2013 production. The combination of combustion engine and two independent electric motors—one on the front axle and one in the drive line, acting on...

A 770 horsepower hybrid? What was fantasy is now reality with the Porsche 918 Spyder, the $845,000 hybrid supercar capable of accelerating from 0 to 62 mph in under 3 seconds and with a top speed of 210 mph. Porsche estimates the car's fuel consumption at 76 mpg–even better than the Toyota...

Porsche 918 Spyder Prototype Preliminary images have surfaced which showcase Porsche's 918 Spyder prototype – complete with black and white paint scheme that evokes memories of the 917 racers of old. With production set to commence in a little over a year, the plug-in hybrid will feature a...

Professional race car driver Patrick Long, winner of multiple auto racing events and the lone American employed as a Porsche factory racing driver, recently got behind the wheel of the new plug-in hybrid Porsche 918 Spyder in Austin, Texas. He took the vehicle – powered by a 4.6-liter...

A little over a year after its debut on the floor of Geneva Motor Show, the moment many Porsche fanatics have waited for is finally here as the Stuttgart-base auto maker announced that its dealers around the globe will start to take purchasing orders for the Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid. Thought...

 

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