Recently Volkswagen appointed itself as the sole importer of Porsche cars in India. The German car maker has started to take Porsche seriously in India after the recent influx of super car manufacturers in the country. However this decision did not go well with the previous importer, Precision Motors who was solely handling the import … Read More
Porsche is a well known performance carmaker that was found by Ferdinand Porsche in Stuttgart, Germany in 1931. Porsche is the subsidiary of Volkswagen Group that shares some of its technology with the other brands under this group. Porsche has been selling cars in India since 2004 and most of the units sold comprises of the Porsche Cayenne SUV. Porsche plans to expand its network in the Indian market by introducing new centres. The current lineup of Porsche India includes Porsche 911, Panamera, Cayman, Boxster and Cayenne. The Porsche model lineup in India is priced between Rs. 71 lakhs to Rs. 2.68 crores.
The name Porsche is associated with Super Sports cars in everyone’s mind. But can anyone link the super sports concept to an eco-friendly hybrid concept?? Yes, the Porsche showed this concept in 2010 itself with 918 Spyder Hybrid. Later they have started testing this car just to ready it up for Sept 2013 release. This … Read More
It is rumoured that the German luxury super car maker, Porsche is now developing a smaller, sedan on the looks of Panamera to compete with its rival Mercedes Benz E Class and the CL Coupe. Called the Pajun, the estimated price places the Pajun somewhere upwards of $84,000. According to a report released by Reuters, … Read More
The German car giant, Volkswagen has finally decided to bring Porsche branded cars to the Indian market on its own. Till date, Precision Cars India was the sole importer and distributor of Porsche cars in the Indian market. However, after seeing a huge demand for Porsche, the parent company has decided to do the operation … Read More
Volkswagen AG, Europe’s largest auto maker is going to launch its Porsche brand of sports cars in the Indian market next year. The company will also be appointing a new team of sales and marketing personnel to handle the sales in this rapidly growing Indian automobile market. people close to the development said that Volkswagen … Read More
Porsche is being very optimistic about the Indian car market. The company hopes to increase its sales nearly five times this year to 500 units, expand distribution in Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Bangalore, Kochi and reduce the lead time for its models. Porsche has an annual production capacity of 100,000 units for global markets including India, at … Read More
Volkswagen owned Porsche sees potential for double-digit growth in Asian countries this year as the economy is seen recovering. The company expects sales in Europe to show some growth at best this year while it would take somewhat longer to return to the levels of before the financial crisis in North America.
Volkswagen and Porsche have announced plans to merge. In a move that would relieve the sports carmaker from its debt burden and bring the 3½ year takeover saga surrounding Europe’s largest carmaker to an end. After a meeting of the Porsche family owners and VW and Porsche executives in Salzburg, the family clan agreed to … Read More
Porsche’s direct injection 3.8-litre flat six has taken ‘Best New Engine of the Year’ at the 2009 International Engine of the Year awards. The engine was commended by the judges for managing to attain an increase in power through greater capacity while achieving reduced fuel consumption and carbon dioxide emissions.