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Big-bucks bonus for Porsche-builders

2015-03-26 11:22

STUNNING VEHICLE: The classic lines of the Porche911 Targa 4 GTS. Image: Porche


In our second installment of featured cars from the Detroit motor show, we take a look at debutantes the Lexus GS F, Hyundai Santa Cruz, Honda NSX and two thrilling new Porche models. Watch.

STUTTGART, Germany - Workers at the German carmaker Porsche are to receive a special once-off payment equivalent to R112 000 for 2014.

The company says R9100 of the amount will go into a special pension contribution.

Porche has a workforce of 22 400; 14 600 will receive the payment, which is a result of higher-than-expected profits generated by the automaker, a subsidiary of Volkswagen.

Profits at Porsche last year (2014) outstripped those for the parent company, increasing 20% from 2013. Porsche delivered 190 000 cars to customers through 2014.

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