Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

1

Best ever 1H sales for Ferrari

By SYF77 on 19 Sep 2012

Attached Image

Despite the challenging economic environment, the prancing horse galloped forward in terms of sales during the first half of 2012. The Italian-based supercar maker, Ferrari, has announced record sales for the first half of 2012, an increase of 11.9 percent compared to the first half of last year.

Attached Image

“These results, achieved against a still highly challenging international economic backdrop, are first and foremost a reward for our constant and significant investment into technological innovation. The completely new range we are now in a position to offer clients across the globe means we can look forward to ending 2012 having improved still further on last year’s financial performance”, said Luca di Montezemolo, Ferrari’s chairman.

Ferrari sold 3,664 road legal cars in the first half of 2012 and pocketed €152.2 (S$242.9) million from trading profits (income derived from buying and selling a security at a profit within a relatively short-term period.) while the net profit has increased by 10 percent to €100.8 (S$160.8) million.

In the United States, Ferrari’s biggest single market, sales have increased by 17 percent. In China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, 400 orders have been received, representing a 10 percent increase.

It looks like those who have the dough shall continue to spend despite a looming economic downturn.

super cars, sales report and 8 more...

Viewed: 297 times

Related Blog Posts
SYF77
Written by SYF77
I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



  • 1
Dwee Oct 02 2012 01:36 PM
Ferrari has always been most people dream car . .
  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
Driving an old car with almost no modern features in it? Or just love adding new accessories for...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
The last and final LaFerrari will be built and auctioned off to aid the victims of the deadly ear...
Photo
With a bit of quick thinking, this man hid his E30 BMW M3 in his living room when he heard Hurric...
Photo
A dog decided to take a walk on a rally stage where the Codasur 2016 race was held. With the race...
Photo
According to The Wall Street Journal, Japan's transport ministry claimed that Mitsubishi is s...
Photo
Motor Trend is back with the sixth edition of its eagerly waited World's Greatest Drag Race....
   Lifestyle Articles