The internal combustion engine has been perfected by engineers for more than 2 centuries and frankly speaking it is very close to reaching its peak potential and hitting the wall in terms of further development.
However, there is a way to make improvements to an almost ideal ICE powertrain, and that is by paring it with a battery and an electric motor. This hybrid system ensures superior efficiency, instant torque, power boosts and purely electric driving. Here we are showing top 10 hybrid supercar models, which have benefited from symbiosis with electric motors the most and managed to show remarkable performance.
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Cars featured in this video:
ABT RS6-E-1000: abt-sportsline.de/en/tuning/models/special-editions/abt-rs6-e
ABT Sportsline specializes not only in classic tuning, they have a separate division that focuses on electric mobility. Their masterpiece is ABT RS6-E-1000.
BMW i8 Roadster: press.bmwgroup.com/global/article/detail/T0276073EN/the-bmw-i8-roadster-is-coming:-time-for-the-next-look
The latest BMW i8 comes in coupe and roadster body styles and it embodies the true performance nature od EVs.
Techrules Ren RS: techrules-news.com
Techrules RS is the final production model of the supercar from the Chinese manufacturer with a unique electric turbine powertrain.
Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta: auto.ferrari.com/en_US/sports-cars-models/car-range/laferrari-aperta/
One of the most cherished hybrid supercars is no doubt the Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta all thanks to the use of HY-KERS tri-phase, high-voltage electric motor combined with a strong V12.
Mercedes AMG Project 1: mercedes-benz.com/en/mercedes-benz/vehicles/mercedes-amg-project-one-formula-1-technology-for-the-road
If you were to combine a race engine and a 4 electric motors you will get a beast of a supercar named Mercedes AMG Project 1.
Aston Martin Valkyrie: astonmartin.com/en/valkyrie
The Aston Martin Valkyrie is effectively among the fastest cars in the world with 250 mpg on the speedometer.
Ferrari FXX-K Evoluzione: auto.ferrari.com/en_EN/sports-cars-models/gt-racing/ferrari-fxx-k
Though any people think it is solely a track car, the very few owners of Ferrari FXX-K Evoluzione enjoy driving it on the roads at immense speeds.
Aria FXE: aria-fxe.com
Aria FXE is the first ever supercar presented by the California based aerospace equipment production company, Aria Group.
McLaren P1: cars.mclaren.com/ultimate-series/p1
McLauren P1 is the first plug-in hybrid supercar in the world. It is an exclusive vehicle with a monocoque carbon fiber body, butterfly doors and 903 hp powertrain.
Porsche 918 Spyder: porsche.com/microsite/918/international.aspx
Even though Porsche 918 Spyder has suffered many recalls, Porsche fans still love this model due to incredible acceleration and top speed as well as unique design.
Polestar 1: polestar.com/polestar-1
This is the first supercar by Volvo’s recently introduced separate performance division Polestar, that was previously known for tweaking such models as V60 and S60.