Maserati announces the end of production for the iconic 572-hp 90° Twin Turbo V8 engine used in the Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte Trofeo versions.
The engine-powered cars will continue to be available for purchase until 2024, becoming collector's items.
Maserati is embarking on a transformative journey toward electric mobility, with the GranTurismo Folgore and Grecale Folgore as their first fully electric models.
By 2025, Maserati plans to offer an electric version for every model in their range, with the goal of becoming fully electric by 2030.
The rich heritage and timeless performance of Maserati's models will be preserved in their new electric lineup.
The latest Trofeo editions, including the Ghibli 334 Ultima and Levante V8 Ultima, will be unveiled at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in July 2023.
The Motor Valley Fest in Modena showcases Maserati's craftsmanship and design excellence, with the entire Maserati Folgore range on display.
The Trofeo range, featuring the Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte Zéda editions, pays tribute to the legendary V8 engine and will be showcased in Piazza XX Settembre.
The showroom on Viale Ciro Menotti celebrates the iconic GranTurismo, tracing its evolution from past to present with classic models and the GranTurismo Zéda and One Off Prisma.
Maserati's commitment to innovation, sustainability, and delivering unrivaled style and performance captivates enthusiasts worldwide.
Maserati, the renowned automotive brand, has chosen the prestigious fifth Motor Valley Fest in Modena to unveil historic news that will shape the future of mobility. In a bittersweet announcement, Maserati revealed that the production of their legendary 572-hp 90° Twin Turbo V8 engine, renowned for its distinct sound and exceptional performance in the Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte Trofeo versions, will officially conclude at the Maserati factory by late 2023.
While these remarkable vehicles powered by the iconic engine will remain available for purchase until 2024, they will undoubtedly become coveted collector’s items, cherished by those captivated by Maserati’s rich heritage. This marks an important milestone in the brand’s journey towards embracing electric mobility. The first models leading this transformation are the Maserati GranTurismo Folgore, the brand’s inaugural 100% electric car, and the Grecale Folgore, their pioneering fully-electric SUV. Maserati’s commitment to innovation and sustainability is exemplified by their plan to introduce electric versions for every model in their range by 2025, with the ambitious goal of becoming a fully-electric brand by 2030.
This historic moment not only signifies Maserati’s dedication to progress but also pays homage to their legacy and the unwavering passion for their models, which have always embodied style, emotion, and timeless performance. The new wave of Maserati cars will undoubtedly captivate collectors and enthusiasts alike, offering a unique blend of modernity and heritage.
Since the inception of the first V8-powered Maserati, the 5000GT, in 1959, over 100,000 units with eight-cylinder engines have been meticulously crafted and sold. Continuing this tradition, the latest Maserati Trofeo editions, including the Ghibli 334 Ultima and Levante V8 Ultima, will be unveiled at the highly anticipated Goodwood Festival of Speed in July 2023.
During the vibrant four-day Motor Valley Fest, the city of Modena will be transformed into a captivating display of Maserati’s craftsmanship and design excellence. Visitors will have the opportunity to witness the entire Maserati Folgore range, including the GranTurismo Folgore One Off Luce and Grecale Folgore, in an awe-inspiring showcase. Additionally, the futuristic GEN3 Maserati Tipo Folgore, a single-seater competing in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, will be showcased for the first time.
Piazza XX Settembre will become the epicenter of elegance and power as the Trofeo range, featuring the Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte Zéda editions, takes center stage. These limited-edition masterpieces pay tribute to the extraordinary V8 engine that has defined the essence of Maserati.
Finally, the showroom on Viale Ciro Menotti will host a captivating celebration of the iconic GranTurismo. Attendees will have the opportunity to trace the evolution of this timeless classic from its origins to the present day. This journey through time will be complemented by two classic models, alongside the GranTurismo Zéda from the previous generation and the exclusive GranTurismo One Off Prisma.
As Maserati bids farewell to their legendary Levante Trofeo Zeda model, the brand’s commitment to innovation and excellence remains steadfast. With a vision for the future that embraces electric mobility, Maserati continues to captivate enthusiasts worldwide with their unrivaled style, emotions, and timeless performance.