Porsche logs 14.6% surge in global deliveries in October 2013

Article by Anita Panait, on November 8, 2013

Porsche posted a 14.6-percent hike in global deliveries in October 2013 to 13,393 vehicles. The sports car maker has been able to continue a strong momentum it has so far exhibited this year, delivering all-wheel drive models to a large number of customers around world. Bernhard Maier, member of the Executive Board for Sales and Marketing at Porsche AG, remarked that the carmaker got off to a good start in the fourth quarter of 2013, and was able to continue its course for growth across all regions in October.

He said that they are looking forward to the global debuts of the Macan at the Los Angeles Auto Show and the Panamera Turbo S at the Tokyo Motor Show. Maier remarked that the Panamera Turbo S complements Porsche's range of sports saloons, allowing the carmaker to tailor its offering "even more closely" to the exclusive requirements of their customers.

Porsche indeed experienced strong sales for its sportscars around the world in October 2013. The carmaker delivered 42.9 percent more new vehicles to 1,792 units in Germany. It also delivered a combined 3,562 units of the 911, Cayenne, Panamera, Boxster and Cayman sportscars in the United States, for an 11-percent gain. October deliveries were up 20.9 percent in China to 2,948 new vehicles to customers. 

The new Porsche Cayman two-seater sports coupé also never failed to post strong demand around the world. In October alone, over 1,000 customers ordered the Cayman. They are now looking forward to get their units soon. The carmaker has so far delivered nearly 8,500 Caymans to customers. The Cayenne still posted the strongest demand among Porsche's model offerings, with 6,990 delivered to global customers in October 2013. [source: Porsche]

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