Peugeot 908 Hybrid 4 LMP1 a race car that has been using the hybrid system, in this year's race car LMP1 Peugeot 908 Hybrid 4 is officially been released. French production is brought on the show geneva motor show 2011, the car there is a lot of attention because of hybrid technology are combined to support the racing performance. This car comes with a black and white dress in April and then undergo testing at Le Mans for 24 hours straight.
Peugeot 908 Hybrid 4 LMP1 has a length 4.64 meters, 2 meters wide, and 1.030 meters high. This car comes with a hybrid version of the carbon monocoque chassis, has a shark fin on top, the shape of a split in the middle ensures a higher downforce levels, maximize air distribution and the level of aerodynamics. made with a closed side which ensures the safety of the rider with the presence of a security pedestal on the other side.
A 3.7-liter V8 engine HDi FAP diesel engine combined with hybrid systems, the machine is capable of generating forces up to 550 HP to get extra power of 80HP this Hybrid system. Drivetrain on this car combined with hydraulic 6-speed sequential transmission. At braking, the car regains power able to push for a few seconds. 500kJ of energy is stored in lithium-ion batteries which then automatically distributed to the drive wheels. but seems to step Peugeot 908 Hybrid 4 LMP1 will not be easy because the Audi R18 LMP1 launch that will also compete at Le Mans as a rival series Hybrid