Maserati has unveiled its fastest car
Inspired by the glory of racing cars Trofeo GranTurismo MC and GT4, the Italians decided to create a car that the performance is ahead of all the other models in the Maserati.
The company Maserati has unveiled “hardcore” version of its sports coupe GranTurismo S, which will premiere at the upcoming Paris motor show, writes Bozzi .
Inspired by the glory of racing cars Trofeo GranTurismo MC and GT4, the Italians decided to create a car. which performance is ahead of all the other models in the Maserati.
The result came to light lightweight Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale, ready to test on the track. The car is fitted with a modified 4.7-liter V8 engine, which after processing develops 444 HP that is 11 HP more than before. This is enough to accelerate the car to “hundreds” C. for 4.5 Maximum speed exceeds 300 km/H.
For comparison, the standard GranTurismo S accelerated to 100 km/h in 4.9 s and accelerates up to a maximum of 295 km/h Transmission remained the same – robotized six-speed gearbox.
To improve the handling of the car, without compromising her comfort, the engineers worked hard on suspension tuning.
The car also received a unique aerodynamic bodykit that includes new side skirts, bumpers and a diffuser in the style of the Ferrari 430 Scuderia. The standard wheels have been replaced with light.
In the UK the new product will be released next spring. Buyers model will cost at least £105 000 ($164 000), that is 20% more expensive than the GranTurismo S.