A number of Porsches were built since the foundation of the firm in 1931. One of the most expensive Porsches in the world is the Porsche 918 Spyder whose cost price is $650,000. It was launched as the first plug-in hybrid car from Porsche in March 2010 at the Geneva Motor Show. It is a limited production series car. The car is a 2 seater and can be converted to a sports car as well. It has a 500 horsepower engine with a V8 configuration. The speed of this car can go up to 199 miles per hour, and it has the power to go from 0-60 miles per hour within 3.2 seconds.
The car is powered by both gas and electric power-trains which can work separately or together to set the wheels in motion. The car can travel a distance of 78 miles for every gallon of fuel, and the body of the car is extremely stylish.