As soon as the Northern Territory destricted its roads last year, manufacturers began flocking back to the top end to conduct high-speed hot weather testing.
Or, in Porsche's case, publicity stunts. And if you're going to test a car's top speed, you might as well take something with a decent top speed to begin with, like the incredible 918 Spyder.
A staggering 350km/h, and this from a car that drove the first 25km out of Alice Springs on electrical power alone.
Check out footage from Porsche's outback adventure above, where it concludes its top-speed run with some old-fashioned dirt circle work. Because 'Straya.
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