By on May 12, 2017

911 50th Anniversary Edition _6_

Porsche was set to roll out a plug-in hybrid version of the next-generation 911, however the German automaker has now decided not to move forward with the project.

Development lead for the 911 and 718, August Achleitner, told Car And Driver in a recent interview the plug-in hybrid 911 would have introduced too many compromises. While the electrified sportscar would have been extremely efficient, the hybrid powertrain would have made it several hundred pounds heavier than a standard 911, robbing it of some athleticism. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • aja8888: There is no more “American Dream”.
  • aja8888: His foundation lives on and run by his wife and kids. Make donations to their excessive lifestyle. the...
  • Dan: Dubs look stupid in my book. I wouldn’t want them even if they didn’t ruin the ride. On the truck...
  • Lorenzo: You don’t get fleet orders with that, you need a working fleet of test vehicles, lots of performance...
  • MRF 95 T-Bird: Dr. King at the 1964 Worlds Fair. He’s sitting in a 1964 Ford Falcon convertible with his son and...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber