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Porsche 911 won't get electric, hybrid versions any time soon

Porsche 911 won't get electric, hybrid versions any time soon

Porsche is among the cadre of German luxury carmakers adding all-electric and plug-in hybrid models to their lineups to better compete with Tesla Motors. The Porsche Mission E electric-car concept that debuted at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show last year is scheduled to enter production by the end of... read more

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BYD e6 electric crossover, Electric Avenue, 2010 Detroit Auto Show

BYD Lines up Electric Car Dealers for Late 2011 U.S. Launch

Chinese battery firm turned automaker hit the news a couple of times last week for all the wrong reasons. But less than a week after the firm was the center of a major auto... read more March 17, 2011 by 4


 
2011 Porsche 918 RSR Concept. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

World's Fastest (Or 2nd-Fastest?) Hybrid: Porsche 918 RSR

Possibly the most rapturously received vehicle at last week's Detroit Auto Show was the Porsche 918 RSR coupe, a hybrid race car that isn't even street-legal. And it's about... read more January 19, 2011 by 2


 
Audi R15 TDI, Peugeot 908 HDI, Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid at Petit Le Mans

Peugeot, Audi Diesels Lead Petit Le Mans, Porsche Hybrid Finishes Race

Endurance racing has more than its share of heartbreak. For Porsche Motorsport, this weekend's Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta provided sweet relief to a galling memory: Its... read more October 2, 2010 by 0


 
Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid in action

Why Are Luxury and Sports Brands Going Green? To Survive

It was so much easier just a few short years ago. Luxury cars wafted and sports machines roared, with nary a thought to gasoline consumed. Hybrids were for weenies, and... read more August 25, 2010 by 0


 
Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid in action

Testing World's Fastest Hybrid Racer: Long 'Still Charged Up'

What's it like driving the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid, the world's fastest hybrid vehicle? Ask driver Patrick Long, and he'll tell you he's "still pretty charged up (forgive... read more July 21, 2010 by 1


 
Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid

Porsche 911 Hybrid Test Car Uses Flywheel To Store Energy

Pretty much every manufacturer is now at least experimenting with hybrid cars. The bulk of them use a high-voltage battery pack to store and deliver energy to supplement a... read more February 13, 2010 by 1


 
2012 Porsche 911 Cabriolet spy shots

Porsche Says No to Hybrid Versions of 911, Boxster, and Cayman

Porsche, the name that is legend in racing and performance vehicles has been questioned about recent decisions.  Enthusiasts feel that the company should not have considered... read more January 16, 2010 by 4


 
2010 Porsche 911 Sport Classic

Porsche Planning All-Electric Sports Car (Cautiously)

The German automaker whose name is synonomous with "sports car" is planning an all-electric vehicle. This is no third party hack of an existing car either. While speaking... read more September 16, 2009 by 1


 

 
 

 
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