It's week 10 in our 12 week series highlighting the new regulations Porsche must abide by for this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans. This week is devoted to the hybrid systems that retrieve and release energy in the LMP1 class cars. Porsche and the other manufacturers are allowed up to 2 on-board systems this year to release massive amounts of energy when called on. While this video features Toyota more than Porsche it's still an interesting watch. For more info on Porsche's hybrid system check out this video highlighting the technology in the 919 Hybrid.
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