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Porsche's Leipzig plant celebrates 500,000 units, gets ready for Macan

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Jul 2nd, 2012 at 8:44AM

Porsche has marked an important milestone at its Leipzig plant: The manufacturing facility has officially cranked out its 500,000th vehicle. Matthias Muller, Porsche president and CEO, gave a specially outfitted Cayenne to the city of Leipzig as a token of the company's appreciation for giving the manufacturer a home in the area. Porsche converted the luxury SUV into a fire department vehicle for the city, complete with an appropriate livery and light bar. Porsche began manufacturing the Cayenne in Leipzig in 2002, but has steadily increased production capacity over the past ten years.... Read More

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