There's an important "Easter Egg" hidden in the latest video from Porsche for the 918 RSR. A small bit of handwritten script proclaiming "im CAD hat's passt" below the RSR badge. What does it mean?
Porsche's 918 RSR's performance hybrid system relies on this giant flywheel — sitting where a passenger seat should be — to capture and release energy on command. It's a real-life turbo boost button. Here's how it works.
Today, somewhere past oh-blackout-thirty on a polar Detroit morning, Porsche pulled the silk off its 767 hp 918 RSR, a beautiful update on the old prototype Porsche racers of yore. The subsequent shot of adrenaline was better than ten espressos.