Porsche Reports 71 Percent Increase in Sales, Best Sales Month Ever
Year-to-date sales up 18 percent
ATLANTA, Dec. 3, 2012
ATLANTA, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA),
importer and distributor of Porsche sports cars, Cayenne SUVs and the Panamera
four-door sports sedan line-up in the United States, today announced a record
November 2012 sales of 3,865 vehicles. This compares to 2,255 vehicles sold
last November, for an increase of 71 percent. November 2012 was the best sales
month ever for Porsche in the United States. For the year, Porsche has sold
32,091 cars in the U.S., an 18 percent increase over the same period last year
when 27,189 cars were sold.
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The Porsche 911 and Cayenne SUV performed exceedingly well in November. Sales
of the 911 increased by 94 percent versus the same period last year, and
Cayenne sales increased by 80 percent over November 2011. The newly-launched
Cayenne Diesel and Cayenne GTS models continue to impress, accounting for 38
percent of all Cayenne sales.
"Setting a historical monthly U.S. sales record is extremely rewarding and
demonstrates the demand for all of the new cars we have launched in the last
12 months," said Detlev von Platen, President and CEO, Porsche Cars North
America. "We see this demand continuing into the near future and may allow us
to set a sales record this year. Our product line-up is the freshest in our
history and will remain so, evidenced by the global unveil of the all-new
Cayman model at last week's Los Angeles Auto Show."
In addition to new vehicle sales, Porsche Approved Certified Pre-Owned vehicle
sales were 720 for November 2012, a 30 percent increase over November 2011
(554). Year-to-date, Porsche has sold 8,797 CPO models, a 12.9 percent
increase versus the same period last year.
Nov. 2012 Nov. 2011 YTD 2012 YTD 2011
ALL BOXSTER/CAYMAN 471 167 2,917 3,045
ALL 911 765 395 8,009 5,593
ALL CAYENNE 1,949 1,085 13,980 12,148
ALL PANAMERA 680 608 7,131 6,403
GRAND TOTALS 3,865 2,255 32,091 27,189
About Porsche Cars North America
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), based in Atlanta, Georgia, is the
exclusive U.S. importer of Porsche sports cars, the Cayenne SUV and Panamera
sports sedan. Established in 1984, it is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Porsche
AG, which is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, and employs approximately
220 people who provide parts, service, marketing and training for 191 dealers.
They, in turn, work to provide Porsche customers with a best-in-class
experience that is in keeping with the brand's 63-year history and leadership
in the advancement of vehicle performance, safety and efficiency.
At the core of this success is Porsche's proud racing heritage that boasts
some 30,000 motorsport wins to date.
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SOURCE Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Contact: Public Relations Department, Product Communications, Steve Janisse,
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