Speaking of lower carbon footprint, Porsche does not want to be left behind other four wheels manufacturers.

The new Porsche 918 Spyder concept is a mid-engined sports car with plug-in hybrid and powered by a 500-horsepower V8 engine and a pair of electric motors on the front and rear axle, capable delivering an additional 218hp or 160kW of electricity.

A significant CO2 reduction of a mere 70 grams per kilometer and the best part is, the 918 Spyder concept capable to achieve 78 miles distance for each gallon of fuel being used.

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The maximum top-speed is 198 mph and Porsche 918 Spyder could reach 62 mph in a mere 3.2 seconds, provided, of course, the road are smooth and not much waving on the asphalt surface!

No wording on pricing and availability, for those interested to know more about the Porsche 918 Spyder Concept, you could visit Porsche’s official site here.