X

Peugeot's 9X8 Le Mans race car looks like it came straight out of Cyberpunk 2077

The 9X8 will compete in the 2022 season in the new Le Mans Hypercar class.

golson-hs
golson-hs

Daniel Golson

See full bio
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-110
1 of 18 Peugeot

The 9X8 is Peugeot's race car for the new Le Mans Hypercar class, and it's amazing.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-112
2 of 18 Peugeot

It looks like it came straight out of a sci-fi movie in the best way.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-113
3 of 18 Peugeot

The 9X8 is the first race car in decades without a rear wing, achieved thanks to the LMH class' much less restrictive aerodynamic regulations.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-115
4 of 18 Peugeot

Peugeot is keeping its aero trickery a secret, but we suspect the underbody and diffuser are to thank.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-120
5 of 18 Peugeot

The rear end does feature a trio of tail fins.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-111
6 of 18 Peugeot

The 9X8 uses a twin-turbo V6 paired with an electric motor for a total of 670 horsepower.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-122
7 of 18 Peugeot

The 9X8's interior is just as wild as the outside.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-124
8 of 18 Peugeot

it was designed to fit in with the design language of Peugeot's road cars, not typically something that race car designers bother with.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-114
9 of 18 Peugeot

The 9X8 will compete in the 2022 season, with Peugeot fielding two cars.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-116
10 of 18 Peugeot

Keep scrolling or swiping to see more of the Peugeot 9X8.

peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-117
11 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-118
12 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-119
13 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-121
14 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-123
15 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-125
16 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-126
17 of 18 Peugeot
peugeot-9x8-le-mans-hypercar-race-car-127
18 of 18 Peugeot

More Galleries

2022's Best TV Shows You Can't Miss on Netflix, HBO, Disney Plus and More
John Cena attends Warner Bros. premiere of The Suicide Squad, in costume as Peacemaker.

2022's Best TV Shows You Can't Miss on Netflix, HBO, Disney Plus and More

95 Photos
The Best Games on Nintendo Switch in 2022
zelda-cnet-2.jpg

The Best Games on Nintendo Switch in 2022

36 Photos
The 51 Best VR Games
astro-bot-rescue-mission-screen-02-ps4-us-18may18

The 51 Best VR Games

53 Photos
Movies Coming in 2022 From Marvel, Netflix, DC and More
thor4

Movies Coming in 2022 From Marvel, Netflix, DC and More

85 Photos
2023 Toyota Highlander Adds Turbo Power to Lower Emissions
2023 Toyota Highlander

2023 Toyota Highlander Adds Turbo Power to Lower Emissions

25 Photos
Hubble and James Webb Space Telescope Images Compared: See the Difference
james-webb-seq-00-14-05-10-still002

Hubble and James Webb Space Telescope Images Compared: See the Difference

12 Photos
Lamborghini Huracan Sterrato Looks Just Like the Concept
Lamborghini Huracan Sterrato

Lamborghini Huracan Sterrato Looks Just Like the Concept

16 Photos