Maserati Levante: The 13 Year Wait Ends

Maserati Levante

Seems like everybody feels they can make an SUV today, even exotic makers of the stature of Maserati. The Maserati Levante seems to be sending the most ripples when SUVs are concerned. This is the first SUV that the Italian automaker has ever made and all signs point to it being a hit.

To build a SUV is a totally different ball game from building a sports car. Where sports car are designed to give more power acceleration and momentum. However, SUVs adhere to a different philosophy altogether, where they are built to get through tough terrain with ease and comfort. Thus, for an automaker who has been used to making exotics they were going to find it a little more difficult. Read More

Maserati GranTurismo: Maserati’s Biggest Boy Thus Far

Maserati GranTurismo

The Maserati GranTurismo is currently the biggest car in the Italian automaker’s roster. However, this is for the time being until the Levante SUV arrives. Now this is a good looking machine that comes in two body styles as either a four seat coupe or a convertible. Maserati has the likes of Mario Balotelli to attest to the exclusivity of its cars.

The History

The GranTurismo first appeared in the Geneva Motor Show of 2007. It was based of the Maserati Birdcage 75th concept car.

The Variants

The GranTurismo has different models available: Read More

Maserati Ghibli: The Car That is Named After a Desert Wind

maserati ghibli

When you find yourself competing against BMW or Mercedes no matter the niche you are in, you simply have to bring your A game. The Maserati Ghibli is a great car no doubt but compared to its rivals the Audi S6, BMW M5 and the Mercedes Benz E 63 S, it’s still lagging way behind.

The Maserati Ghibli is a brand of three Maserati cars which feature different engine specs. For the Ghibli you have the option of either a grand tourer, a coupé and an executive saloon.

What’s In a Name?

It’s not often that a luxury car decides to get its name from Africa, however the Italians in this case gave the car the name Ghibli. Ghibli is named after a desert wind in Libya. Read More

Maserati Quattroporte: An Italian Take On Luxury

Maserati Quattroporte

When it comes to luxury full sized sedans, the three Germans are undoubtedly the leaders that is BMW, Mercedes Benz and Audi. When you’re competing with cars like the A8, 7-Series and S-Class you are sure going to have it tough. However, the Maserati Quattroporte with Neptune’s trident on its grille makes a case for Italian luxury. If you want something a little different and exotic in nature then you should consider this Maserati.

What’s In A Name

Maserati seems to have a large affinity with the number four, as after all it has its roots stemming from the four Maserati brothers. The name Quattraporte coincidentally means four doors. It wouldn’t be wild for us to say that the four doors were a subtle memory of the four brothers. However, you should take that statement with a pinch of salt as it isn’t the official definition. Read More