On the topspeed.com website we gets new information for Porsche fans, is about new sport sedan sedan has release. Porsche automaker has working on a completely new model called the 2013 Porsche 961. Rumored price 2013 Porsche 961 tag for the upcoming Porsche 961 has been pegged at somewhere in the neighborhood of €200,000, which is a little under $300,000 based on current exchange rates.
The flagship 2013 Porsche 961 coupe is also expected to make its official debut in 2013, giving us enough time to digest all this information and build up the hype of what is you can bet is going to be Porsche’s new crown jewel. The 2013 Porsche 961 racer from the 80s was modeled after Porsche’s 959 sports car, but the newest rendition is rumored to be a V8-powered flagship car that takes after the Porsche 918 and will be slotted above the iconic 911.
Details are still sketchy at this point, but rumors are that the 2013 Porsche 961 has been tagged under the internal code ’9X1’ and in addition to having a powerful engine, the car could also be built as a hybrid, with an electric motor providing additional power to the car to the tune of somewhere around 600 horsepower.
The old Porsche 961 only ran a total of three races – 24 Hours of Lemans, Camel GT Championship, and Lemans once again – before it experienced some technical difficulties and was laid to rest in the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart.
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