The Hybrid Porsche 911 Will Be Revealed May 28th

Porsche says it has finished development of the first-ever hybrid 911, and it has announced the new model will debut on May 28th.

The automaker says that testing consisted of “all sorts of conditions all over the the world, from freezing cold to scorching heat…” All told, Porsche drove over three million miles across the new 911’s development.

This included time spent at the Nurburgring Nordschleife. Early lap times show a huge improvement over the “corresponding version of the predecessor model,” whatever that means. Porsche is understandably being coy about what model is a rough equivalent to the new hybrid car, but a 991.2 911 GT3 did lap the ‘Ring in 7:12.7 EM not far off the hybrid car’s 7:16.9. Little else was shared, but Porsche did give us loads of photos, which you can enjoy in the gallery below.

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Chase Bierenkoven
Chase Bierenkoven

Chase is an automotive journalist with years of experience in the industry. He writes for outlets like Edmunds and AutoGuide, among many others. When not writing, Chase is in front of the camera over at The Overrun, his YouTube channel run alongside his friend and co-host Jobe Teehan. If he's not writing reviews of the latest in cars or producing industry coverage, Chase is at home in the driver's seat of his own (usually German) sports cars.

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