2018 Maserati GranTurismo New Coupe
Maserati has celebrated its 100 birthday last year and had announced their new 2016 car series at that time At that time they also announced that they will also released the new 2018 Maserati GranTurismo as their new 2017 series car. This has been officially confirmed by Harald Wester, the head from Maserati Company. But we will only see the coupe model for this new 2018 Maserati GranTurismo. The first generation from Maserati Grand Turismo was released back in 2007. Since the first released, this car has gain success by bringing sporty and sexy style to the automotive market. The year 2014 has been the great year in Maserati selling but what about this 2017 Maserati? Will it gain success just like its predecessors? Well let’s see what this new car offer to the market.
2018 Maserati GranTurismo Redesign
There are some changes that you can see in the design of this 2018 Maserati GranTurismo which will make this great car look more compact than ever. I have said earlier that this new Maserati will only available in coupe model only. Like we all have known that Grand Turismo means that this car will have great power and great comfort too.
2018 Maserati GranTurismo Engine Specs and Competitors
Under the hood we can see a great engine which is the V8 gasoline engine that can produce great power but there is possibility that this car will have V6 gasoline engine too. The 3.8 liter V8 twin turbocharged gasoline engine will give this car 550 horsepower or more and will be using rear wheel drive system.
This engine should face great competitors from Aston Martin V8 Vantage S that use 4.7 liter v8 gasoline engine that give the car 36 horsepower and also 361 lb ft of torque with7 speeds automatic transmission gear box. This Aston Martin can run from 0 mph to 60 mph in just 4.6 seconds and reach the top speed of 190 mph. The body from this Aston car made from aluminum, steel and magnesium and has so many color choices for the body. The cabin is also very luxurious with leather, metal and woods material used inside the cabin. The price from this Aston car will start from $ 123,000.
Another competitor that Maserati must face is the Porsche 911 GT3 that the construction has light in weight because it uses the composite of aluminum and steel. This Porsche car use 3.8 liter with 6 cylinder engine that will give this car 475 horsepower with 325 pound feet of torque and rear wheel drive system. The engine of the car will be mated with seven speed transmission gear box so that this car can run from 0 ph to 60 mph in just 3.3 second and reach the top speed of 195 mph or 314 kmph. The price from this Porsche is $ 130,400.
2018 Maserati GranTurismo Release Date and Price
This 2018 Maserati GranTurismo will be released at the end of 2017 and only the coupe model will available. The price itself will have new major different with the last version price which will range from $ 125,000 to $ 150,000. This car will face the competition with its biggest rivals which is the Aston Martin V8 and Porsche 911.
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