Hybrid will be the king of 2015 vehicle and it is starting now. Porsche as the well-known automaker is ready to come with their 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder. Porsche was promised about eco-aware, power speed and beautiful design in this car. The priced is set perfectly by them at $845,000. The production was revealed since two years ago at Frankfurt Auto Show and now it is on sale. What do you think about this high price of 2015 918 Spyder? What makes it worth? Let us see the specifications of 2015 Prosche 918 Spyder.
Under the hood
One of the most factors is about the engine of 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder. Porsche has a good combination of engines under the hood of Spyder rather than single shot of massive engine. There are a fused compact of 4.6 Liter V8 engine with a hybrid electric drive system. The total output of this combination is around 887 horsepower and 940 pound-feet of torque. What a power! It is almost 1000 horsepower.Based on these sources, the 918 Spyder is a plug-in hybrid car which has battery power of 110-volt household socket and less than seven hours of charging. The engines divided into two sections; one for front axle and the rest for the rear. There are five modes which you can use inside this car through steering wheel control. They are E-power, Sport Hybrid, Race Hybrid, Hot Lap and Hybrid mode
The weight of 918 is around 3,715 pounds for standard trim. The cabin also has a combinations of carbon-fiber and plenty aluminum to less the weight. Porsche has extensive effort to decrease the weight of 918 in order to get perfect handling balance. We know that handling is the characteristic of them since the first appearance several decades ago. The exterior design is racing car looks like. That’s why it has called as super sports luxury car.