Porsche report big sales increase
Much of Porsche's 2011 sales success can be attributed to the continuing momentum of the Cayenne SUV. Sales of the Cayenne in the U.S. were 12,978 in 2011 compared to 8,343 in 2010 - a 56 percent increase, Another highlight for Porsche last year was the continued success of the 911. With the all-new 911 Carrera and Carrera S due to go on sale in the United States February 4, 2012, sales of current models continue to be strong. Annual sales in 2011 were 6,016 compared to 5,735 in 2010, an increase of 5 percent.
Also in December, sales of Porsche's Approved Certified pre-owned vehicles rose to 538 from 533 during the same period in 2010. CPO total sales in 2011 were 8,323 compared to 7,298 in 2010. By Joseph Szczesny