For customers looking to extract every last bit of performance from the 2015
918 Spyder, Porsche offers the Weissach package. The package is available in
historical Salzburg Racing or Martini Racing liveries or in a color of your
The roof, rear wings, rear-view mirrors and frames of the windscreen are made of visible carbon.
Parts of the interior are upholstered with Alcantara instead of leather, and visible carbon replaces much of the aluminum. Sound insulation has been reduced.
The emphasis on performance is not just visual: very lightweight magnesium wheels reduce unsprung masses; gross weight was reduced by about 90 lbs. The benefits are experienced in further improved dynamic performance. Other references from motorsport are six-point seatbelts for driver and front passenger, optional film-coating instead of body paint, as well as additional aerodynamic body parts in visible carbon.
More information about the 918 Spyder is available in a separate page.