Published on April 19th, 2015 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Porsche Global Sales Up 31.5% With 62,644 Macan SUVs Delivered
Porsche AG delivered 20,222 new cars worldwide in March 2015 with an increase of 31.5% year-over-year. Between January and March of this year a total of 51,102 two and four-door sports cars were handed over to customers – an increase of more than 32% compared to the first quarter 2014.
“In the first quarter we delivered more than 50,000 new cars for the first time, continuing the success of 2014. This signals further solid growth”, said Bernhard Maier, Member of the Executive Board Sales and Marketing of Porsche AG. “The Macan has exceeded all expectations since its launch, and we have handed 62,644 vehicles over to customers within the space of just twelve months. Around three quarters of them are to new customers, and the compact SUV is reaching a younger target group on average in all markets.”
The 911, Boxster, Cayman, Cayenne, Macan, and Panamera were also very popular in the European market with sales of 8,054 vehicles – an increase of more than 53 percent. In Germany, Porsche delivered 2,929 vehicles to customers, growth of almost 51 percent year-over-year.