Porsche Centre Singapore marks major milestone in its history with delivery of its 6,000th car
Singapore. Last Friday on 3 May 2019, Stuttgart Auto, the sole authorised dealer for the Porsche brand in Singapore, delivered its 6,000th Porsche car. This milestone delivery underscores Porsche Singapore’s commitment to steady growth, and the position it holds in the hearts and minds of customers in Singapore. The owner of this 6,000th car, Joe Goh, received his new Porsche 718 Boxster with a celebratory delivery party at Porsche Centre Singapore.
Joe Goh said, “I was delighted to find out that I’m the owner of the 6,000th Porsche. Being part of such a milestone is an amazing feeling, especially since this is my first Porsche. I chose the Porsche 718 Boxster because its sleek, sporty exterior and turbo engine really appealed to me. It is bold and confident, which matches my personality! The Porsche brand has always given me the impression of timeless elegance and reliability, and I am excited to begin my Porsche journey.“
Francis Lee, Managing Director of Stuttgart Auto said, “The delivery of this 6,000th vehicle is a remarkable milestone in Porsche Singapore’s history, as it demonstrates how much we have grown over the past years. With over 500 vehicles sold in 2018, it is clear that Porsche has become the preferred brand of luxury sports cars in Singapore." The 6,000th car, a Guards Red Porsche 718 Boxster which boasts a turbocharged flat 4-cylinder engine that generates 300 horsepower, won sgCarMart.com 2016 Premium Convertible of the Year and sgCarMart.com 2017 Roadster of the Year. Stunning design meets exceptional responsiveness as the chassis setup of the Porsche 718 Boxster comes together with its turbocharged boxer engine and comfort and assistance systems to provide its driver with an exceptional drive.
In 2018, demand for 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman in the Porsche Asia Pacific region remained on a strong level, registering a 3 per cent increase to 357 units. The first quarter of 2019 has also seen an overall growth in Porsche’s global sales with the US leading the way with eight per cent growth and total global vehicle deliveries reaching 55,700.
About Porsche Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Porsche Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, commenced operations on 1 October 2001 and currently oversees 13 countries from its headquarters in Singapore. Offering support to its importers and dealers in After Sales, Business Development, Marketing, Public Relations and Sales, Porsche Asia Pacific manages the following countries in the region: Brunei, Cambodia, French Polynesia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam. In 2018, the Porsche Asia Pacific region delivered 2,147 vehicles of the 911, Cayenne, Macan, Panamera, 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman models to its customers, a 6 percent increase compared to the previous year. In 2019, Porsche Asia Pacific welcomes Porsche New Zealand as the 13th country in its remit.
About Stuttgart Auto Pte Ltd
Stuttgart Auto has been the sole dealer for the Porsche brand in Singapore since 1985. With more than 30 years of market representation, Stuttgart Auto is a well-established motoring entity, having grown over the years from a niche sports car distributor to a full-fledged sports and luxury automobile dealership. Stuttgart Auto was founded by respected entrepreneur Karsono Kwee, who is the Executive Chairman of the company. He is driven by a genuine passion for motorcars and has turned the company into a well-diversified and leading customer-oriented dealer of premium automobile brands in the region. Eurokars Group is synonymous with premium and luxury automotive brands in Singapore and Indonesia. As the largest privately-held car dealership in Singapore, the Group has enjoyed significant growth, with every brand under its care boasting an unblemished track record, each with its own unique branding and positioning.
Porsche Asia Pacific
Marketing & PR Manager - Singapore
Phone: +65 9781 9110
Porsche Centre Singapore
Phone: +65 6697 4121
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