ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 July 2018 retail sales of 4,020 vehicles. This represents year-over-year growth of 3.1 percent. It is the seventh month in a row where sales have outstripped the previous year's period.
"Porsche U.S. sales are now up 6.3 percent for the first seven months of the year to 33,441 vehicles," said Klaus Zellmer, President and CEO of PCNA. "Two forces are at work: healthy demand for Porsche sports cars, and the expert customer experience provided by our 189 U.S. dealers and their thousands of employees."
Two-door and four-door Porsche sports cars saw growth in July. The 718 model line was up 60.4 percent year-over-year. The Panamera climbed 14.7 percent, after the new generation came to market in early 2017. Sales of the Macan grew 32.1 percent in the same period.
Porsche Approved Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) sales in the U.S. totaled 1,749 vehicles in July, up 21 percent year-over-year.
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; Macan and Cayenne; and Panamera. 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 189 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.