Porsche cars in Myanmar
Porsche entered Myanmar from both Japan and European auction market and other sale channels. Some local car companies however are serving customers if they are willing to acquire a brand new Porsche. Currently the local car market can only put Porsche Cayenne on show. The reason:Extreme high price which is a typical of Porsche. The pricing trend also similarly happens to other models such as Porsche Turbo S and Porsche Spider. Porsche SUV, itself, is also very expensive comparing with Japanese SUVs. People in Myanmar buy Porsche Cayenne in different models which include Porsche Cayenne S, Cayenne Turbo S.
Why do people like Cayenne?
Cayenne is distinctive in itself due to its extreme performance of the engine. Its engine size is around 4800 cc, producing horsepower of more than 500 hp. It is a five-door SUV, having compartments for 4 passengers. Buyers have two choices when considering a Porsche i.e. a 6-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission system. The car is beautifully sleek, shiny, intelligent, with a perfect curved body shape. The world knows that Porsche holds itself in high esteem and elegance. Porsche means a reflection of speed and agility. It always associates with the core elements of quality and security; typical niche values of a German car. This means Porsche is intended for individuals with those qualities. With qualities come high price demand. This means a typical Porsche like Cayenne second hand would cost more than 2500 lakh of Kyat and the brand new would come above 3000 Lakh of Kyat.
Today the emerging super rich and educated young Myanmars can afford the high-end priced cars like Porsche,
or Rolls Royce. These cars represent them power and prestige, passion. If one sees a person in Myanmar with a Porsche, he is either a celebrity, a successful businessman or a well-educated Myanmar. These superrich are coming up to the higher social ladder and the wealth they accumulate are translated into property and luxury products.
Owning a Porsche also provides these individuals with a competitive edge especially for business people with extreme preoccupations with daily activities. For example a Porsche car would be a perfect choice for these entrepreneurs considering they expect the troubles from encountering congested traffic in the middle of Yangon. With the superb performance of a Porsche, they can easily maneuver and meander around the stream of cars and reach their destination within 10 to 20 minutes within Yangon. That makes auto afficionados in Yangon attracted to Porsche Brand.
Used or New cars
People in Yangon are buying both second hand and brand new Porsche which are SUV types. A few super rich are pursuing sport and saloon cars. Used Porsche cars from Japan auction market provides lower price than cars from European used car market. Clients can buy a Porsche from a local car showroom or order directly from original country by means of local agents' service. If interested, kindly contact motors.com.mm for a detailed information.