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Until Macans arrive, buyers offered short leases on other Porsches

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 30, 2014
U.S. buyers of the new Porsche Macan, which went on sale in May, face a wait of more than six months for delivery. So the company is trying to keep potential Macan buyers happy by putting them in other Porsches during the wait....
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Porsche boss: Scorned 928 was great

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2014
The 928, the first water-cooled front-engine Porsche, was scorned in its day. But the company's U.S. CEO believes it will be the next Porsche model to become a classic....
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Porsche center plays to L.A. enthusiasts

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 21, 2013
Building a Porsche Experience Center in this car-crazed city makes perfect sense for the sports car maker, says Detlev von Platen, CEO of Porsche Cars North America....
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Fewer bosses, Disney savvy, $2 idea lift stores

Fewer bosses, Disney savvy, $2 idea lift stores

A Chrysler Group dealership chain is stripping away layers of management to sell cars faster. A Chevrolet-Cadillac store is enchanting customers through Disney training. Mon., July 21
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