The future of automobile industry need efficiency, and the elite German automaker has already started shaping the future needs in an efficient manner with the evolution of one of the fastest hybrid across the globe. First introduced in 2013 the 918 Spyder has acclaimed its position in one of the fastest cars, and has garnered an astounding response from the customers across the globe. With the gained reputation in different geographies the 918 Spyder is set to give a tough contention to Ferrari California and Bugatti Veyron in the market of Philippines.
Engine, Mileage & Variants
Not all hyrbrids are alike, and Spyder has completely redefined the way a hybrid is classified with its power packed performance. The advanced V8 4.6 litre petrol engine can deliver a maximum power of 652 kW at 8500 rpm along-with a peak torque of 800 Nm at 800-5000 rpm. In addition to that, the car has also been packed with 2 electric machines which not only give high power and tremendous acceleration but also results in exceptional fuel economy. The car gives a combined fuel consumption of 32kmpl which is truly phenomenal.
Spyder has got enchanting looks all over the exteriors. The car gives a unique hunch at first sight. It blends perfect proportions with a contemporary, powerful look and a sportingly elegant exterior that appears to come from a single mould. The two large intakes under the vertically aligned LED headlamps not only enhance the styling but also gasp ample amount of air to cool the roaring engine. The overall dimensions of the car measures 4643 mm x 1940 mm x 1167 mm (L x W x H) and the wheelbase of the car measures 2730 mm which makes provisions for ample of legroom and cabin space inside. The car is equipped with 20- inch alloy wheels at the front and 21- inch wheels at the rear, which further improves the overall performance of the car.
In the past few years the interiors have always been a somewhat secondary preference for the engineers of a high performance sports car. But, Spyder 918 describes the sophistication in a smart manner. With a choice of three colour schemes the car gives you a significant options for personalization. With 11 ideally placed powerful speakers the music system will definitely fantasize audiophiles. The high quality ergonomics is accentuated by the lightweight bucket seats fabricated with carbon fibre reinforced plastic which have been provided with electric height adjustment feature. 918 will impress one on practicality front too, as the car has to a capacity of 107 litres of luggage space that is quite generous.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous
The six piston mono-bloc aluminium fixed callipers at front axle and four piston units at the rear,coupled with Porsche Stability System ensures consistent braking effect. The Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) offers two different modes: Normal and Sport that lets you control the car according to the track you are on. The car has been embedded with the advanced Porsche Active Suspension System(PASM) continuously regulates the damping force for each wheel depending on the type of terrain. Besides that the car has been incorporated with plenty of other safety features like Porsche Side Impact Protection System, Anti Theft Protection and Porsche Stability Management that are more than enough to ensure a safe ride.
The unmatched performance, the highly efficient fuel economy and suave interiors of 918 Spyder makes it one of the most desirable sports car across globe.