Video: Hybrid Porsche 918 Spyder, Explained

Want to know what's going on underneath the Porsche 918 Spyder's taut skin? EVO's Chris Harris asks Porsche's vice president of R&D to explain it. Did you know it can travel up to 15 miles on electricity alone? » 3/04/10 10:30am 3/04/10 10:30am

Porsche Planning Electric-Powered Sports Car

Porsche's fancy new President and CEO Michael Macht, speaking at the Frankfurt Motor Show, stated the performance brand is developing hybrid and electric powertrains for sports cars. However, current batteries aren't "sufficient to meet Porsche's strict requirements." Press release below. » 9/15/09 10:30am 9/15/09 10:30am

Porsche Goes Green, Builds EVs In 1899, Hybrids In 1901

At the tender age of 25, well before his work with the Auto Union Type C, Ferdinand Porsche entered the 1900 Paris World Exhibition with his all-electric car after developing the key systems for Jacob Lohner & Company. It was heralded as the "most innovative invention" of the show and consequently orders were filled… » 4/22/08 4:15pm 4/22/08 4:15pm