Porsche 918 Spyder hybrid hits 0 to 60 in 2.5 seconds

The Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid, which debuted back in September, is said to be beating its own benchmark values as the first vehicles head into delivery. Based upon some final tuning measures, it is said to now be the fastest ever road-going automobile from this auto manufacturer.

Slow and silent? Porsche set to hybridize every one of its models, including the 911

Don’t think for a red-hot second that this spells some kind of neutering of Porsche’s fire-breathing sporting machines. Hybrids don’t have to be wimpy, just look at the Porsche 918 Spyder supercar for a perfect example.

Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid hits the track


For those of you saving up the $845,000 you'll need to purchase a Porsche 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid, we have good news. No, the price hasn't come down - but it is as fast as originally advertised.

Porsche 918 Spyder hybrid another 1 percent green car

Remember that $980,000 electric sports car we told you about back in April? It definitely isn't the only luxury green car competing for the wallets of the green rich set.

Porsche revs 918 Spyder prototype for testing

One of the highest performing and greenest vehicles ever produced by Porsche is the sleek 918 Spyder.

QNX-equipped Porsche picks up a few new tricks with AT&T's Watson

We recently discussed a Porsche 911 convertible that was fully equipped with RIM QNX technology.

Porsche 918 Spyder hybrid hits the track

German automaker Porsche is responsible for some of the most iconic sports cars ever designed, including the venerable 911 and other notable vehicles for both the street and the racetrack.

Porsche teases Macan SUV

When we think of the name Porsche, what generally comes to mind is sports cars and racing.

In-Porsche concept uses QNX

Research in Motion is looking at new ways to stay relevant in a world where there's little room for Blackberry phones.

Porsche to showcase Panamera S hybrid


Porsche certainly has done a couple of cool things in recent weeks, including showing off its Boxster E electric car and a 911 GT3 R hybrid with the names of Facebook fans printed on it. 

Both of these are overshadowed, however, by news that the automaker plans to debut at the Geneva Motor Show a hybrid based upon the popular Panamera design.


Harrods unveils million-dollar advent calendar

The world's most expensive Advent calendar has gone on sale in the world's favorite corner shop, Harrods.

Porsche kicks off 918 Spyder hybrid production

Porsche is kicking off production of its sexy, 918 Spyder hybrid sports car which can hit 100kph in just 3.2 second.

Teen turns old phone into $9,000 Porsche through Craigslist

While most people are complaining about the economy like old crotchety people, some people are actually using it to their advantage - like 17-year-old Steven Ortiz who got a Porsche without spending any money.

Porsche 918 Spyder hits $630,000 in 3.2 seconds

Porsche AG is likely to price its hybrid 918 Spyder at a cool $630,000.

Why I don’t like the Mac and Loved the Nissan GT-R


I can like and respect Apple but I’ve never personally been attracted to Apple products.

The Microsoft Kin: The Blue Collar Phone


Often those of us who live with technology get excited about how much a new product can do and forget that most folks don’t want a Swiss Army Knife product nor do they want a Porsche, they want something simple and affordable that does the few things they want to do well.

Porsche launches Spyder hybrid concept car

Porsche has introduced a low-emission hybrid "concept" sports car that is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km/h in just under 3.2 seconds.