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Maserati MC20: Trident-sharpened and carbon fibre to its core

MODENA, Italy – Maserati’s MC20, a corporately-proclaimed ‘masterpiece’ from the Italian sport car brand, is scheduled for launch in South Africa in early 2021 and for sure the wealthy and the tenderpreneurs for which South Africa is becoming world-famous will be interested in such a brilliant status symbol. It is, quite simply, a stunningly beautiful… Continue reading Maserati MC20: Trident-sharpened and carbon fibre to its core

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Hybrid Maserati: Electric Ghibli sharpens Trident brand’s image

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – The spark of electrification has ignited Maserati’s future with the addition of a Ghibli Hybrid to the Trident brand. ”The Ghibli Hybrid,” Maserati says, ”is one of our most ambitious projects which, after the announcement of a new engine for the MC20 super sport car, now takes another step towards our… Continue reading Hybrid Maserati: Electric Ghibli sharpens Trident brand’s image

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Maserati MC20 prototype named for F1 icon Stirling Moss

MODENA, Italy – A prototype of the Maserati MC20, a new Maserati super-sport car, will pay homage to Sir Stirling Moss, the British motor-racing ace who died on April 12 2020 at the age of 90. The design comes from the Maserati Eldorado, an iconic single-seater driven on its debut in Monza in 1958, by… Continue reading Maserati MC20 prototype named for F1 icon Stirling Moss

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Ghibli will lead Maserati charge into electricars

MARANELLO, Italy – Maserati has announced plans to develop and assemble a range of hybrid and pure electric cars in Italy using hybrid and and all-electric drives. The programme, as already reported in Carman’s Corner, will commence through 2020 with the first to come off the lines in an electric Maserati Ghibli. Poduction of the… Continue reading Ghibli will lead Maserati charge into electricars

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Maserati going electric – but the sound will be a whine

MODENA, Italy – Maserati has started testing of full-electric vehicles equipped with 100% Maserati technology developed at an Innovation Laboratory with emphasis on keeping the sound of its petrol engines. The test sled will be a Maserati Ghibli but the target will apparently be eight plug-in hybrid models and four full-electric cars. The next full-electric… Continue reading Maserati going electric – but the sound will be a whine

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Maserati Royale: Limited run of a special Italian

MODENA, Italy – Maserati is producing a limited – 100 units – Royale sedan with a choice of Quattroporte, Levante or Ghibli versions with  body-colour choice of two unique shades of blue or green and ”exclusive interior features”. Maserati says it has, throughout its history, created unique models and exclusive series, among them a 1986… Continue reading Maserati Royale: Limited run of a special Italian

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GranTurismo Zéda: Tribute to Maseratis of the past

MODENA, Italy – Maserati has taken another step towards a new chapter of its story with the unveiling of a special GranTurismo Zéda to mark the end of production of the Maserati GranTurismo. The new car, the automaker says, coincides with the brand’s recent announcement of more production innovation as renovation work goes ahead at… Continue reading GranTurismo Zéda: Tribute to Maseratis of the past

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Electric Maserati: New Italian hub for next-gen models

MODENA, Italy – Maserati, in line with the FCA’s €5-billion investment programme for Italy, has announced a plan to assemble vehicle electrification and autonomous driving technology, including battery vehicles. They will be produced at plants in Modena, Cassino, and Turin and Grugliasco). Every Maserat will be fully assembled in Italy and adopt hybrid and battery… Continue reading Electric Maserati: New Italian hub for next-gen models

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New Maserati Levant stars at ’18 New York auto show

Top-of-the-line Levante makes waves in New York Most powerful, fastest, production Maserati yet Trofeo unit at New York tagged for US buyers NEW YORK – Maserati has today (March 29 2018), at the New York auto show, revealed the first Levante to have a V8 engine. It’s the Levante Trofeo, described by the Italian automaker… Continue reading New Maserati Levant stars at ’18 New York auto show

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Maserati Quattroporto: A new personality

MODENA, Italy – After 42 months of “unprecedented success” in international markets Maserati’s Quattroporte has been substantially restyled “to accentuate its elegance without altering its signature Maserati personality”. The car, its maker says, represents “the quintessence of Italian sport saloons”, is already in global showrooms and is “destined to continue a success story that started… Continue reading Maserati Quattroporto: A new personality