Next month will see a new entrant into the luxury SUV marketplace, the 2017 Maserati Levante. We know there will be two trims on offer, and each trim will have their own engine configuration. But thanks to a member on a Maserati forum, we have some more details.
At the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, Maserati revealed a sharp looking coupe concept called the Alferi. Designed to compete against the 911, the Alferi was expected to go on sale in 2016. But it was pushed back by two years. Now there are concerns that the Alferi has been delayed again or even canceled.
Maserati's boss Harald Wester isn't a fan of electric vehicles, saying they were 'nonsense'. So it seems somewhat ironic that the Italian brand will be adding plug-in hybrid powertrains to most of their lineup.
The new Maserati Ghibli made its racing debut this past weekend at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom but the biggest news for lovers of high performance Italian luxury sports cars was the first bit of pricing information for the new Ghibli across all three forms that will be sold in the UK – numbers on which we can base some guesses at what American Ghibli buyers can expect to pay.
The Maserati Ghibli debuted on the internet earlier this month but with the ongoing Shanghai Motor Show in China – the Italian sport-luxury automaker has revealed the full details on a car that should go a long way in helping them reach their lofty sales goals over the next few years.
The new Stradale was unveiled in Geneva and delivers a killing blow to wannabe race coupes with seating for four at a top speed of 188 mph and shifting that happens five times faster than you can blink.
Some early specifications on the 2014 Maserati Quattroporte have surfaced via the folks at Autocar including a pair of Ferrari engineered engines packing twin turbochargers, an 8-speed automatic transmission and an optional all wheel drive system – offering us a glimpse into what to expect when this four door Italian supercar debuts at the Detroit Auto Show early next year.
The 2012 Paris Motor Show has introduced the European auto show crowd to the Maserati sport utility vehicle based on the Jeep Grand Cherokee that made its “production form” debut at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show but the ute on display right now has shed the awkward Kubang name used in Detroit – instead turning to the new name of the Maserati Levante.
Tuesday morning around 9am local time (3am Eastern Standard Time), a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck Northern Italy near Bologna, causing massive damage, 350 injured and at least 16 deaths – also causing Italian automakers Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati and motorcycle builder Ducati to shut down their operations.
Riccardo Romagnoli and Giorgio Sernagiotto took the first two pole positions in the 2012 Maserati Trofeo MC World Series. The action on the track is being held at Jarama, Spain, with the race taking place May 20 at 10:35 a.m. local time.