Porsche releases video promo of 918 Spyder during Nürburgring test

Laps the track in 7m 14sec.

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).

Source: Porsche

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quattrosport quattrosport
Mr. Roehrl will surely not retire soon.. looks like he still got some skills behind a steering wheel !! :-)
Oct 8th, 2012 5:48pm
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RoadRunner RoadRunner
Not a bad looking car from an old modified chassis from the Audi R8 and Lamborghini gallardo
Oct 8th, 2012 3:55pm
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RoadRunner RoadRunner
What did I say wrong, Some dont like the truth
Oct 9th, 2012 2:38am
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