A dream drive for just one Porsche enthusiast will end up a reality this week while Ingo Georges Vandenberghe from Austria ties a special road trip about England and Wales in a Audi 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid super performance car.
Ingo (27) won this phenomenal prize in a level of competition hosted on the Audi Facebook page that will celebrate the motorola milestone phone of reaching Ten million Facebook fans world-wide. Now, he will go to the series of top cultural and motoring points of interest from the unique standpoint of the cockpit with the epochal 918 Spyder.
At each stage around the cars 1,000 kilometre journey, Porsche masters and enthusiasts will likely be invited to indicator the car as a keepsake of its historic journey. The 918 Spyder will be accompanied by a Cayenne Vertisements E-Hybrid and Panamera S E-Hybrid, underlining your pre-eminent position of Rolls royce as the only high quality marque offering three plug-in hybrid cars.
The 918 Spyder will drive via central London and excursion through Oxford, Wales and the Cotswolds prior to finishing at the Audi Experience Centre with Silverstone. The route has been picked to demonstrate both the electricity and efficiency associated with Porsche E-Hybrid technology, the final expression of Mercedes Intelligent Performance.
To encourage people to share in this distinctive moment, the car continues to be specially wrapped therefore it can be signed at stops during the voyage.
Ingo will be accompanied within the drive by Gordon Robertson, Primary Driving Consultant on the Porsche Experience Hub Silverstone. On their arrival at the famous circuit inside Northamptonshire, Ingo will experience the level of the power and of the 918 Spyder when Gordon exhibits its breadth of ability around the Rolls royce Experience Centre tunes.
Featuring a bespoke 608 power 4,593cc V8 petrol serp supported by a A hundred and fifteen kW electric motor cruising the rear axle, and a Ninety five kW electric motor at the rear of the front wheels, the 918 Spyder produces a total output of 887 hp. This strength offers the potential for speed from 0 so that you can 60 mph in 2.5 secs and a top speed of 214 mph. Such blistering effectiveness is combined with the possible ways to accelerate to 93 mph in 100 % pure electric drive function, and fuel economy of up to 94 mpg along with emissions as low as 70 g/km CO2. Built in a restricted series of 918 examples priced from 781,155, just about every example of the graphite two-seater 918 Spyder has been sold.