Its 4.6L V8 produces 608 bhp which is aided by two electric motors; one in the front producing 129 bhp and one in the rear producing 149 bhp. The car can be powered by both the electric motors and the V8, V8 only, or exclusively by electric motors.
In electric-only mode, it is capable of accelerating from 0-60 mph in 7 seconds with a top speed of 93 mph (150 km/h) and can travel 18 miles.
The production of the 918 Spyder began on September 18, 2013 under a limited run of 918 units. The last unit was sold out in November 2014 and the final 918 Spyder rolled off the production line in June 2015.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)
The 918 is an Exotic class vehicle that is unlocked in single player after shuting down the Most Wanted 918 Spyder. It is unlocked in multiplayer upon the player completing 24 SpeedList events in Everyday class cars.
Need for Speed: Rivals
The 918 Spyder appears in Need for Speed: Rivals as a racer faction vehicle. It is unlocked for the racer faction at the price of 177,500 upon the player completing one of the three SpeedLists offered at rank 14.
Need for Speed: No Limits
The Porsche 918 Spyder appears in Need for Speed: No Limits as part of an update released on June 27, 2017. It is a reward for completing the Devil's Run: Alpine Storm special event which starts on June 30, 2017.