Frankfurt, 18. September 2013 – on the iaa (until 22. September 2013) maserati not only introduces the new ghibli, but also the first diesel variant in the 50-year history of the quattropist. The three-liter v6 turbo in both models provides 275 hp and a maximum torque of 600 nm between 1800 and 2800 tours. So fired, the quattroporte diesel sprints in 6.4 seconds on tempo 100 and creates 250 km / h top.
The machine has a common rail injection with up to 2000 bar, a turbocharger with variable geometry and is coupled to a new eight gear automatic transmission of zf. When saving, a start-stop system should help. According to the factory, the sedan consumes 6.3 liters per 100 kilometers, the co2 outstob is 167 grams per kilometer.
With two sound generators
According to the manufacturer, the quattroporte sounds like this, "how to expect it from a maserati". Responsible is the active sound system, which was used in the ghibli diesel for the first time. It comprises two sound generators in the near the exhaust end pipes, which emphasize the comfort of the motor’s comfortable sounds depending on the driving style. At the touch of a button, the sound can still be saved. The quattroporte diesel will be launched at the end of 2013 and will be the new entry-level model of the model series. A precise price has not been mentioned yet, we expect about 95.000 euro.
Ghibli against audi a6, bmw 5 series and mercedes e-class
The ghibli is also at the trade fair, he will come to the market again this year. He is the first maserati in the upper middle class and occurs against audi a6, bmw 5 series and mercedes e-class. The entry-level model is an export with 330 hp thick otto-v6. The car costs 64.950 euros. From the factory, there are leather stocks for the seats, bi-xenon headlights and a two-zone climate control system. Fur 79.500 euros is the ghibli s with twin turbo-v6-otto and 410 hp. This motorization can also be coupled with a four-wheel drive, then ghibli s q4 is called and for 82.470 euros sold. The motors are manufactured in both power levels at ferrari in maranello. With the mentioned 275 hp v6 self-cord costs the ghibli 64.980 euros.
Concept car quattroporte ermenegildo zegna
An exclusive special series of quattroporte is supposed to yield the model program from 2014. The concept car has a new color, material and detail scheme compared to the regular versions of the quattroporte and is the result of cooperation with the italian men’s outfitter ermenegildo zegna. Among others, the study has a special effect paint with fine aluminum pigments to lead to a high brilliance and coarse color depth. In the interior, the influence of the fashion specialist zegna is noticeable by classic warm colors from current men’s collection. In addition, there are velvety fabrics as an assessment of supple leather.