With boldy tapered fronts lights, an increasing beltline and an extra-wide scalloped grille, the brand-new 2014 Maserati Quattroporte wears many of the sleek signals that identify Maserati’s shapely coupe models. When viewed in account, nonetheless, it’s immediately apparent that the Quattroporte is most definitely a car, and rather a big one – it’s a comprehensive 8 inches longer total than the previous version, in fact.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
“The new Maserati Quattroporte is a high-performance sports luxury sedan that reinterprets the design features of timeless Maseratis in a modern design language. Its design was substantiated of the assisting design principles of Maserati: harmony of forms, dynamism of lines and Italian style. Much more reasonable in dimension when compared with the previous version, the new Quattroporte has a design that goes to as soon as stylish and sinuous, made to bring out the stylish nature of the vehicle,” pointed out Lorenzo Ramaciotti, Head of Maserati Design Center.
Even if all we have on this factor on the new Quattroporte are some high-resolution photos, you will discover that the brand-new car will certainly combine design elements seen on the previous version– front grille, 3 side vents and triangular C-pillar– with new ones that will improve its style and functionality. There will certainly be a strong beltline that runs through the entire side of the automobile offering the new Quattroporte a look and feel that is both muscular and elegant, in addition to frameless doors and three side glass.
On the interior Maserati will combine the simpleness of lines with complete capability of the in-board instrumentation. Clients will have a broad selection of materials, varying from prominent woods and as much as the most polished leathers.
The brand new Quattroporte will certainly be come with a choice of 2 engines: a 3.0-liter v-6 or a 3.8-liter v-8 engine. Both engines will be set up by Ferrari Ferrari at Maranello. Both engines are totally brand-new and the both attributes turbochargers to really help bump up the ponies a little bit.
The V-6 engine will sprint the Quattroporte up to a full blast of 177 miles per hour, while the V-8 engine will take it approximately an even more incredible 191 miles per hour. This latest variation likewise makes certain a 0 to 100km/h (62 miles per hour) sprint time of 4.7 seconds.
Both engine will certainly mate to an eight-speed automatic transmission and can be ordered in either all-wheel-drive or rear-wheel-drive configurations.
In addition to the new engines, the brand-new Quattroporte will certainly also profit from improvements in body making and design, weight reduction, and ergonomics. The result will be “a luxury sports car that reaches brand-new elevations in terms of performance and handling, steering enjoyment as well as respect of the world we reside in: the most effective performance ever in the lengthy record of Maserati’s four-door crown jewel car are matched by the unprecedented success in the journey for an environmentally friendly auto.”.
2014 Maserati Quattroporte Price
There’s little question that this V6-powered Quattroporte has the characteristics and the performance to please buyers in this price selection. That would certainly be the six-figure price assortment, as our test auto stickered at just over $108,000.