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June 30, 2023

If you dream of owning a Luxury Italian Sports Car, then Maserati may inspire you to take the plunge. The elite auto manufacturer is famous for the classic Ghibli and the luxurious GrandTurismo, iconic editions of the European world of fast, beautifully designed cars.

Innovative Italian Design.

The famous "Trident" badge, synonymous with intoxicating performance and bold design has adorned the helms of a selection of iconic luxury sports cars from the brand. The company originally founded by 5 brothers in 1914 has had early ties to Ferrari and holds strong roots in Grand Prix racing, winning several victories in its history.

1957 Maserati 3500 GT

1957 Maserati 3500 GT

The Maserati 3500 GT.

The first series produced car from Maserati was the 3500 GT and started with an output of a few hunded cars per year starting in 1957. The project was then developed into the 3500 GT Spyder with a 3.5-litre inline six and moving from the 350S into a road-going engine. The design evolved into the 5000 GT powered by the Maserati 450S racing engine. The model became one of the fastest and most expensive cars of its days.

1963 Maserati Quattroporte

1963 Maserati Quattroporte

The Maserati Quattroporte.

In 1963, Maserati lauched its first saloon (sedan) car, the Quattroporte (translates into "four doors". The Quattroporte's Tipo 107 4.2-litre DOHC V8 was the forefather of all Maserati V8s up to 1990.

 

 

1967 Maserati Ghibli

1967 Maserati Ghibli

The Maserati Ghibli.

Enter the iconic Ghibli. The Ghibli coupe was launched in 1967, powered by a 4.7-litre dry sump version of Maserati's quad cam V8. The Ghibli Spyder and high performance 4.9-litre Ghibli SS followed. The Ghibli II was introduced in 1992 as a V6 twin-turbocharged coupé then became the M157, an executive sedan from 2013 onwards.

2008 Maserati GranTurismo

2008 Maserati GranTurismo

The Maserati GranTurismo.

The model was initially unveiled in 2007 and equipped with a 4.2-litre V8 engine developed in conjunction with Ferrari. The engine generates 399 hp and is equipped with a 6-speed ZFautomatic transmission. The better equipped S variant was unveiled in 2008 and features an enlarged 4.7-litre V8 engine rated at 434 hp. In 2012 the GranTurismo Sport was unveiled, replacing both the GranTurismo S and S Automatic. The revised 4.7L engine is rated at 454 hp.

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