Porsche's latest delivery figures are out – and they're up 36 per cent
In the first three months of 2021, Porsche handed over 71,986 new cars to customers worldwide – a 36 per cent increase compared to last year.
In the first three months of 2021, Porsche handed over 71,986 new cars to customers around the world and at the same time achieved double-digit growth in all of its sales regions.
The delivery numbers show a 36 per cent increase compared to the same period in 2020, with the Macan being the most in demand with 22,458 examples heading out to customers.
“We are extremely pleased that the community of Porsche customers continues to grow all over the world,” says Detlev von Platen, Member of the Executive Board for Sales and Marketing at Porsche AG. “Established models have supported this excellent result along with the latest additions to our product range, above all the new model variants of the all-electric Taycan. Thanks to the great appeal of our brand and a consistent sustainability strategy, we can look back on a very positive start to the year.”
Following the Macan in terms of success was the Cayenne, which was handed over to 19,533 customers. The iconic 911 was next, with 9,133 examples being delivered, followed by the all-electric Taycan (9,072 deliveries), the 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman (6,190 deliveries) and the Panamera (5,600 deliveries).
China remains Porsche’s largest single market: in the first quarter of 2021, the sports car manufacturer delivered 21,991 vehicles there – 56 per cent more than in the same period last year.
The overall positive development in Asia-Pacific, Africa and Middle East also continued – with 32,129 deliveries and an increase of 46 per cent.
In the US, Porsche also significantly increased the number of vehicles handed over to customers: 17,368 sports cars were delivered, representing an increase of 45 per cent. In Europe, the figure was 19,389 – an increase of 16 per cent – while in Germany, deliveries rose by 14 per cent to 5,957.
“Order bookings also continue to develop very well. We will fulfil the dreams of many more customers with our sports cars in the coming months,” adds von Platen.
Macan range: fuel consumption combined: 9.6 - 8.2 l/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 218 - 186 g/km