Three weeks ago Porsche announced that the highly anticipated 918 Spyder has completed a lap of the Nürburgring (Nordschleife) in 7 minutes and 14 seconds and now the German automaker has released thid video promo of this performance. Unfortunately wr don't grt to see the full lap. Regardless, the car was fitted with street-legal tires and had the optional Weissach Package which will be offered for the productionmodel.
Scheduled to go on sale about one year from now, the Porsche 918 Spyder will probably be powered by a 4.6-liter V8 engine with two electric motors, all providing a combined output of 759 hp (566 kW). The supercar will be capable of reaching 62 mph (100 km/h) in less than three seconds and hit a maximum speed of 202 mph (325 km/h).