The Truth About Cars » Porsche 918 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Wed, 04 May 2016 20:39:13 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Reader Submission: Porsche 918 Dealer Training Event http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/04/reader-submission-porsche-918-dealer-training-event/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/04/reader-submission-porsche-918-dealer-training-event/#comments Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:20:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=811530 TTAC reader Casey Parkin sent us these shots of a Porsche 918 at a dealer training event. It will be a long time before TTAC gets their hands on one of these, at least someone was kind enough to give us a better look at the car.

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TTAC reader Casey Parkin sent us these shots of a Porsche 918 at a dealer training event. It will be a long time before TTAC gets their hands on one of these, at least someone was kind enough to give us a better look at the car.

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Speaking Of The 918…. 6:57 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/speaking-of-the-918-657/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/speaking-of-the-918-657/#comments Tue, 10 Sep 2013 14:34:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=514889 Self-reported times on the Burgerkingring have long been the accepted currency of keyboard-racing morons, which has led to an increasingly bizarre series of manufacturer-sponsored “assaults” on the track. Real racers know how worthless the times are, but real self-funded racers only come in two categories: broke-ass dudes running a Neon ACR (yo!) and zillionaires racing […]

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Self-reported times on the Burgerkingring have long been the accepted currency of keyboard-racing morons, which has led to an increasingly bizarre series of manufacturer-sponsored “assaults” on the track. Real racers know how worthless the times are, but real self-funded racers only come in two categories: broke-ass dudes running a Neon ACR (yo!) and zillionaires racing […]

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Porsche Publishes Novella With Official 918 Data & 911 50th Anniversary Celebration http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/porsche-publishes-novella-with-official-918-data-911-50th-anniversary-celebration/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/09/porsche-publishes-novella-with-official-918-data-911-50th-anniversary-celebration/#comments Tue, 10 Sep 2013 14:00:06 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=514081 Porsche has released the final, official data on their hybrid supercar, the 918, developed alongside of the car the the company will be racing at LeMans in 2014. The 11,000 word press release has everything you could possibly want to know about the 918, plus the new 911 Turbo as well as the rest of […]

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Porsche has released the final, official data on their hybrid supercar, the 918, developed alongside of the car the the company will be racing at LeMans in 2014. The 11,000 word press release has everything you could possibly want to know about the 918, plus the new 911 Turbo as well as the rest of […]

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Porsche Tweets Undisguised 918 Spyder http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/porsche-tweets-undisguised-918-spyder/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/08/porsche-tweets-undisguised-918-spyder/#comments Thu, 15 Aug 2013 13:48:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=499537   The final production version of the Porsche 918 Spyder is set to be shown off at this weekend’s Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance, but Porsche tweeted a photograph of their hybrid supercar ahead of this weekend’s events. The 918 was also seen running undisguised at the Goodwood Festival of Speed earlier this summer.

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  The final production version of the Porsche 918 Spyder is set to be shown off at this weekend’s Pebble Beach Concours D’Elegance, but Porsche tweeted a photograph of their hybrid supercar ahead of this weekend’s events. The 918 was also seen running undisguised at the Goodwood Festival of Speed earlier this summer.

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Porsche 918 Spyder Races Up Lord March’s Driveway In Official Public Debut http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/porsche-918-spyder-races-up-lord-marchs-driveway-in-official-public-debut/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/07/porsche-918-spyder-races-up-lord-marchs-driveway-in-official-public-debut/#comments Tue, 16 Jul 2013 14:30:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=495366 Though development versions of the Porsche 918 hybrid supercar have been spotted testing in Colorado, California and other locations, and though we’ve seen concept and track versions, until now Porsche  has not given the production car its official public debut. Last weekend, with the eyes of the car enthusiast world aimed at the event, Porsche […]

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Though development versions of the Porsche 918 hybrid supercar have been spotted testing in Colorado, California and other locations, and though we’ve seen concept and track versions, until now Porsche  has not given the production car its official public debut. Last weekend, with the eyes of the car enthusiast world aimed at the event, Porsche […]

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Porsche 918 Pricing Is Released. May We Show You Something Else In Stock? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/porsche-918-pricing-is-released-may-we-show-you-something-else-in-stock/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/01/porsche-918-pricing-is-released-may-we-show-you-something-else-in-stock/#comments Tue, 22 Jan 2013 14:36:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=474670 We’ve yet to see a production-spec 918 Spyder on an auto-show display, but if the latest pricing report is accurate, many would-be buyers might want to take a look at the alternatives in the market — such as a sack containing more than thirty pounds of gold bullion, or a nice solid early Beechcraft King […]

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We’ve yet to see a production-spec 918 Spyder on an auto-show display, but if the latest pricing report is accurate, many would-be buyers might want to take a look at the alternatives in the market — such as a sack containing more than thirty pounds of gold bullion, or a nice solid early Beechcraft King […]

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Porsche 918 Brochure Leaks. Some Of The Options Can Put You In Jail, Apparently http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/porsche-918-brochure-leaks-some-of-the-options-can-put-you-in-jail-apparently/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/porsche-918-brochure-leaks-some-of-the-options-can-put-you-in-jail-apparently/#comments Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:06:46 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=460888 We would also like to point out that importing and/or driving a vehicle with the Martini Racing design film package on public roads could have legal consequences Now that Porsche has that humdinger of a disclaimer out of the way, they’d like to sell you one of the 918 examples of the 918 Spyder. Preferably […]

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We would also like to point out that importing and/or driving a vehicle with the Martini Racing design film package on public roads could have legal consequences Now that Porsche has that humdinger of a disclaimer out of the way, they’d like to sell you one of the 918 examples of the 918 Spyder. Preferably […]

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The Porsche 918 Hits The Road http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/the-porsche-918-hits-the-road/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/the-porsche-918-hits-the-road/#comments Tue, 15 May 2012 12:48:51 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=444489 In case you have surplus cash sitting around, doing absolutely nothing, hang on to it until the end of 2013. This is when Porsche finally wants to crank up production of its Über-Porsche, the 918 Spyder. Porsche has finished the initial prototypes, which are cleverly camouflaged: If you see something whizzing by, and you think […]

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In case you have surplus cash sitting around, doing absolutely nothing, hang on to it until the end of 2013. This is when Porsche finally wants to crank up production of its Über-Porsche, the 918 Spyder. Porsche has finished the initial prototypes, which are cleverly camouflaged: If you see something whizzing by, and you think […]

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