WRR TV: Porsche 918 POV Hot Lap At COTA

Cars, Reviews I By Winding Road Staff I April 05, 2017

Here we take a hot lap in the $847,000 Porsche 918 Hypercar at Circuit of the Americas in Austin. The 918 is a hybrid that has a 608 hp V-8 coupled with 285 hp of electric power for a combined output of 893 hp. The car weighs 3760 lb., and Porsche claims a 0-60 time of 2.5 seconds.

The Guide to Road Racing: Winding Road Magazine's ultimate guide to getting your start in racing.

Table of Contents

Related Articles

Driven: 2023 Acura Integra A-Spec

Its action was light at low speeds, loaded up in corners, and confidently weighted on the highway, which is the ideal setup in any new car.

November 09, 2022
Best Electric Cars for Teens & New Drivers (10 Great Models) – 2022 Edition

The good news is that there are several great electric cars on the market that are perfect for teens.

October 07, 2022
Driven: 2022 BMW M4 6-Speed Manual

For potentially the last fully internal combustion M-level 4 Series, ever, we were hoping for better out of the 2022 BMW M4.

October 03, 2022
Driven: 2022 Mini Cooper Hardtop

Why not treat those who very much want to live the three-pedal life? Still, the base 2022 Mini Cooper is a great all-around subcompact, and any enthusiast would get a kick out of putting it through its paces on a winding mountain road.

September 13, 2022
Driven: 2022 Lexus RC F Fuji Speedway Edition

The 2022 Lexus RC F Fuji Speedway Edition is an all-around excellent sports car for its power, handling, solid inputs, and exclusivity.  Its price tag is a bit steep at $101,095 to start and a $1,075 delivery fee, but then for such a low-production, focused piece of engineering, it really doesn’t sound so bad.

September 09, 2022

EMAIL SIGN UP

Get the latest driving and racing news straight to your inbox.

no thanks

Begin typing your search above and press return to search.