PTI quoted Italian luxury car maker Lamborghini as saying that its global sales increased by over 30% to 2,083 units in 2012 driven by robust performance in many markets, including India.
The company in a statement said that “Automobili Lamborghini SpA increased worldwide deliveries to customers in 2012 from 1,602 to 2,083 units strong demand continues for award winning Aventador.”
During the year, the Asia Pacific region contributed 35% of the global total sales.
Auto mobile Lamborghini without sharing details said that “India achieved sales growth of 21%.”
Despite global market headwinds, Lamborghini grew in Europe by 34%, 50% in America and 46% in Southeast Asia & Pacific.
Mr Stephan Winkelmann President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini SpA said that “In spite of ongoing worldwide financial and economic uncertainties, Lamborghini has delivered a very satisfying performance in 2012, confirming the strength of our product and commercial strategy.’’
Mr Winkelmann said that the company will continue to work on the development of its product range to address further growth.
The statement said that “The growth is driven by the first full year of sales for the new Aventador LP 700-4, while the Gallardo confirms its status as the most successful Lamborghini ever with a stable performance compared with 2011.”
During this year, the company will launch the super sports car Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster.
It added that “Initial pre-order expectations for this model have been exceeded and the order bank for both versions covers the next 15 months.”
In 2013, Lamborghini will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the company’s foundation.
Source - PTI