2018 Maserati GranTurismo is a sports car from the Italian brand Maserati. 2018 GranTurismo was presented at the Geneva Motor Show. A number of design elements have been taken over from the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano, also a Grand Tourer.
Maserati GranTurismo2018 will continue the tradition of GT cars launched in 1947 by Maserati. At that time, the brand presented at the Geneva Motor Show the Pininfarina A6 GranTurismo. Ten years later, in the same show, the first large-scale Maserati: 3500 GT was introduced.
The design of the new GranTurismo 2018 model continues to be the Pininfarina and its weight distribution is exceptionally good for the front engine, depending on the model, close to the ideal 50/50 ratio between the bow and the stern. There are some similarities in the car’s shape with the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano. According to the manufacturer, the car’s rear seats are more than average compared to other cars of the same class and the rear seats should fit two adults.
2018 Maserati GranTurismo Engine
The 2018 GranTurismo has a 4.2L V8 that was taken over from Ferrari and can also be found in the Maserati Quattroporte and the Maserati Spyder. In the GranTurismo, it has been modified so that it produces 405 hp. Furthermore, it also has a motor with 450 hp, V8. This is also supplied in the Maserati Quattroporte.
2018 Maserati GranTurismo S
In 2008, the GranTurismo S was introduced at the Geneva Motor Show. This has a 4.7L V8 which can also be found in the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione, the engine produces in the S 440 hp. In cooperation with Brembo, a new brake system has been developed, which can also be found on the Quattroporte GT.
2018 Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale
The design of the MC Sport Line project was limited. This model features six-point safety belts, a larger 120-liter fuel tank, more powerful brakes, and wider tires. Carbon fibers have also been used in shock absorption.
Maserati announced at the Paris Motor Show in 2010 the new MC Stradale model, which will be more effective, aerodynamic and sporty than the previous GranTurismo. The manufacturer announces its peak power of 331 kilowatts (450 hp) at 7,000 rpm, as well as a top speed of 520-newton meters at 4,750 rpm.
The model is also slightly longer, wider, lower and lighter. The car accelerates from zero to one hundred kilometers per hour in 4.5 seconds and is equipped with the 2018 Maserati GranTurismo sequential gearbox.