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Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche 918 Spyder Assembly Line Video

Here is video presenting the manufacturing process of the Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid, which is hand assembled by a small team of specialists. Everything seems to runs quietly and orderly without any rush. Performance of this model is extraordinary: 0 to 62 MPH in 2.5 seconds (0 to 62…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 1

Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche 918 Spyder Recalled

German automaker Porsche has released this official notice: Porsche replaces chassis components in 205 vehicles worldwide Atlanta. As a precautionary measure, Porsche will replace chassis components in 205 vehicles of the 918 Spyder model worldwide. The reason for this is that for vehicles that were manufactured in a certain time…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 1

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

December 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We always look forward to December sales when in comes to plug-in vehicles.  And why is that?  For starters the federal government’s $7,500 federal credit/stimulus package exerts the most pressure of the year on would-be EV buyers looking to claim the credit on this year’s taxes.  Secondly, with year-over-year gains…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 66

Panamera S E-Hybrid

Porsche Denies Rumors Of Tesla Model S Rival

Porsche has backed down from challenging Tesla Motors. Despite reports to the contrary, Porsche has no intention of challenging Tesla head on. There will be no pure electric sedan based on the Panamera platform, according to Porsche research and development boss Wolfgang Hatz. Hatz has dismissed reports that the firm…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 10

Porsche 918 Spyder

Top Gear Drives Porsche 918 Spyder – Video

You might have seen the almighty Porsche 918 Spyder on Top Gear BBC on TV. In case you didn’t, then you’ve come to the right place. Recently, Top Gear BBC’s Richard Hammond tested the new Porsche 918 Spyder, a plug-in hybrid supercar that blasts from 0-60 MPH in 2.5 seconds…

4 weeks ago by Mike Anthony 3

Porsche 918 Spyder

Translogic Tests Out Porsche 918 Spyder – Video

The latest episode of Translogic was devoted to the Porsche 918 Spyder, the fastest plug-in hybrid car with a 214 mph top speed. We already know that all of Porsche 918 Spyders scheduled for production are sold out, which means that there is a market for such cars and we…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 0

Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche 918 Spyder Is Officially Sold Out

In a press release on Porsche’s worldwide sales for November comes this bt of depressing news: Porsche 918 Spyder is sold out. In addition, mid-November saw the sale of the last of the 918 Spyder hybrid super sports cars. This was a limited run of 918 models. The majority of…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

It Appears That The Arrival Of The Cayenne S E-Hybrid Is Merely Taking Sales From Sister Panamera Plug-In For Porsche

2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid Review

We assume that most of you reading this have an electric propulsion vehicle or at least have driven one. Being an owner of two, I have struggled to find balance when driving our large SUV with the entire family (in-laws too) in the vehicle. The moment you let off the…

2 months ago by Michael Beinenson 21

Porsche Cayenne S e-Hybrid

2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid EPA Ratings

With the 2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid being the latest kid on the plug-in hybrid block, we figured now’s the time to present its details EPA ratings. As noted in the EPA-supplied spreadsheet, the Cayenne S E-Hybrid, unlike the Panamera S E-Hybrid, gets an actual all-electric range rating that’s never…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 18