Porsche sales increase by 38.7 percent for Nov 2012
Almost all luxury car brands have been doing well this year from the period of Jan-Nov 2012. Though there were few hitches that got the…
These figures showcase that Porsche AG has outdone itself considering that last year it sold 118,868 units. The brand sold 12, 928 vehicles in Nov 2012, which is a 38.7% increase in sales as compared to last year. Porsche Boxster and Porsche 911 Carrera models too are doing well in markets with sales of 1,200 and 2,019 units respectively.
Porsche did well in the USA and Chinese markets with sales of over 3865 and 2919 vehicles respectively. These figures represented an increase of 71.4 percent and 63.4 percent respectively in USA and China. Markets in the Americas did well with increases of 67.5 percent while Asia-Pacific markets showcased an increase of 50.1 percent. For more information, scroll down.
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Porsche sales results at month-end close November 2012
Porsche surpasses previous year’s record figures
Dubai. This year, Porsche AG has delivered 128,978 new vehicles to customers around the world, meaning that the previous year’s figure (of 118,868 vehicles in total) has already been surpassed one month before the end of the year. In November 2012, the Stuttgart-based sports car manufacturer sold a total of 12,928 vehicles, achieving an increase of 38.7 per cent over the same month last year.
“Our current product initiative has continuously improved the attractiveness of the Porsche brand in 2012,” says Bernhard Maier, Member of the Executive Board Sales and Marketing of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG. “The fact that we have already surpassed the previous year’s result in November is no reason for us to rest on our laurels. On the contrary, it is an incentive to deliver maximum performance in the next year – in spite of continued uncertainty in the marketplace.”
In November, Porsche reported increased turnover in all regions. The range was in particularly high demand in the US where 3,865 vehicles were delivered, representing an increase of 71.4 per cent compared to the same month last year. In the second largest Porsche market, China, the sports car manufacturer also achieved an increase of 63.4 per cent compared to November 2011, having delivered 2,919 vehicles to customers.
The third generation of the Porsche Boxster is in high demand internationally. Deliveries of around 1,200 roadster models equates to a near three-fold increase compared to the same month last year.
Also the classic sports car Porsche 911 Carrera enjoys great popularity around the world. In November 2012, 2,019 vehicles were delivered to customers – an increase of 91.6 per cent over the same month last year.