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.