Porsche 918 hybrid attracts 900 potential buyers

Porsche's 918 hybrid, the stunning concept the brand sprung upon us at the Geneva motor show, has reportedly attracted 900 serious potential buyers and could end up being made as a result of the interest.

According to Bloomberg, Porsche's development chief, Wolfgang Duerheimer said at the Beijing motor show that the company would probably make the car should it get 1,000 firm statements of interest.

"I'm confident that we will soon reach the threshold of 1,000," he said. "We need 1,000 seriously interested people to make a sound business case."