Porsche to make 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid

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FRANKFURT, July 28 (Reuters) - German sports car maker Porsche AG will build a limited series of exclusive super-sports cars powered by both a petrol engine and an electric motor, the company said on Wednesday. The 918 Spyder plug-in hybrid will be developed in Weissach, and based on a prototype unveiled at this year's Geneva auto show in early March. The car will effectively replace the Carrera GT that had total unit sales of about 1,280 over four years and retailed at prices north of ...

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