Porsche Cars North America, Inc. Reports October 2018 U.S. Sales

Another record month puts Porsche ahead 3.2% for first 10 months of year

ATLANTA, GA – November 2, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –  Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA), importer and distributor of the Porsche 911, 718 Boxster and Cayman, Panamera, Cayenne, and Macan model lines, today announced October retail sales of 4,817 vehicles. This was 2.2 percent higher year-over-year and an all-time October record. For the first 10 months of 2018, U.S. retail sales were up 3.2 percent compared to the same period last year, totaling 47,443.

October sales were driven principally by three model lines. Deliveries of the iconic Porsche 911 increased 14.2 percent year-over-year. The Macan was up 9.9 percent and the Cayenne, with the new generation now in showrooms, rose 1.1 percent.

“Porsche is having an exciting year as we find new ways to connect with customers,” said Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of PCNA. “Whether it is the powerful new Cayenne or the expanded selection of enthusiast-focused 911 variants, we are thrilled that more drivers and their families want to add a Porsche crest to their lives.”

Porsche Approved Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) sales in the U.S. totaled 1,715 vehicles in October, up 3.5 percent year-over-year.

Model October Sales Year-to-Date
2018 2017 2018 2017
ALL 911 789 691 7,802 7,221
ALL 718 317 399 4,617 4,264
ALL PANAMERA 541 644 6,910 5,547
ALL CAYENNE 1,215 1,202 8,056 10,916
ALL MACAN 1,955 1,779 20,058 18,004
GRAND TOTALS 4,817 4,715 47,443 45,952

About Porsche Cars North America, Inc. | One Porsche Drive, Atlanta, GA 30354 USA

Established in 1984, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) is the exclusive U.S. importer of the Porsche 911, 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman; Panamera; and Cayenne and Macan. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia since 1998, PCNA is also home to the first Porsche Experience Center in North America featuring a module-based 1.6-mile driver development track, business center, and fine dining restaurant, 356. The company operates a second Porsche Experience Center near Los Angeles. That 53-acre complex features a driver development track with eight educational modules totaling 4.1 miles, a business center, and Restaurant 917. PCNA employs over 300 people who provide parts, service, marketing, and training for 190 dealers. They, in turn, work to provide Porsche customers with a best-in-class experience that is in keeping with the Porsche brand’s 70-year history of leadership in the advancement of vehicle performance, safety, and efficiency. PCNA is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Porsche AG, which is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.

At the core of this success is Porsche’s proud racing heritage that boasts some 30,000-plus motorsport wins to date.

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Source:  Porsche Cars North America, Inc.