Battle Of The Generations: Porsche Carrera GT Vs. 918 Spyder

Drag Race

What a difference a decade makes.

Whenthe Porsche Carrera GT first appeared in 2004, it was one of the most lusted after supercars and an ultimateperformance beast. Aboutten years later, its so-called next-generation appeared in the form of the 918Spyder. Replacing the 612 horsepower V10 with a 608 hp V8 in addition to two electricmotors making 279 horsepower, it shaved a full second off the Carrera GT'sacceleration time from 0-60 and added endless modern technology features tomake it an unbelievable racing animal.

But what happens when the two ultra-rare generations meet up on a dragstrip in Brazil? The 918 has a clear advantage, but will its older brother putup a decent fight? Check out this video for the answer:

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