The 2014 Maserati Quattroporte is a large luxury sedan offered in S, S Q4 and GTS trim levels. With seating for five is standard, although a package of optional luxury seating for rear seat falls sleeps four. Standard equipment on the 2014 Maserati Quattroporte S and 2014 Maserati Quattroporte S Q4 includes 19-inch wheels, adaptive suspension-adjustable driver, adaptive bi-xenon headlights, LED taillights, power-folding/auto-dimming exterior mirrors, a power trunk lid driven, front and rear parking sensors, rearview camera, keyless ignition, a power tilt and telescoping steering wheel, power adjustable pedals, the leather upholstery, wood trim, heated seats and power adjustable front eight positions, a folding rear seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, sunroof and power rear sunshade. Also standard is an audio system with 10 speakers screen 8.4 inch touch screen, the integration of iPod / USB, Bluetooth audio and phone connectivity and a navigation system.
The 2014 Maserati Quattroporte GTS model adds the V8 engine, 20-inch wheels, larger front brakes, paddle shift transmission, thermal rear bench, polished wood interior trim Arab and exclusive interior and exterior styling details.
Various options packages and let you customize Independent respect any Quattroporte with a wide range of wood, carbon fiber and leather interior trim. There are numerous designs of wheels up to 21 inches in diameter, can get brake calipers in several different colors. It also has control of four climate zones, ventilated front seats, headliner simulated suede and pillar trim, and wooden trays for rear passengers. In terms of electronics, you can get an updated system Bowers & Wilkins audio entertainment system for rear seat and a WiFi access point on board.
2014 Maserati Quattroporte Interior
The interior of the 2014 Maserati Quattroporte is just what you would expect from a luxury sedan exotic Italian origin. At its discretion, most surfaces in the car can be covered in leather, wood or carbon fiber trim. Compared to the previous model, the new sedan has a more modern design control and most of the controls are intuitive and easy to operate. This also goes for the infotainment interface with touch screen 8.4 inch standard, more demanding consumers, though they may disagree with the fact that it is the same size (and it is loaded with Garmin navigation software) as touch screen in several models of Chrysler.
Passenger space is more than enough in the back seat, which in contrast to the previous rear seat Quattroporte, is now an incredibly opulent spending time in a long journey. Trunk capacity has been increased to the generous 18.7 cubic feet in 2014 Maserati Quattroporte and which is attached to a standard 60/40-split-folding backseat.
2014 Maserati Quattroporte Engine
The 2014 Maserati Quattroporte S (rear wheel drive) and S Q4 (AWD) are powered by a V6 twin-turbo 3.0-liter that produces 404 horsepower and 406 pound-feet of torque. The Quattroporte GTS is only rear wheel drive and has a 3.8-liter V8 engine rated at 523 horsepower and 524 pound-feet of torque. Both engines are combined with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Shift paddles mounted on the steering column are standard on the GTS and optional on other Quattroportes. 2014 Maserati Quattroporte estimates a 0-60 mph acceleration in the Quattroporte S to 5 seconds for Q4 S in 4.8 seconds. For GTS V8-powered, the claim is 4.6 seconds. On the front of the fuel economy, the EPA estimates that the Q4 S return 18 mpg combined (15 city/24 highway), while rates GTS 16 combined mpg (13 city/22 highway).
2014 Maserati Quattroporte Safety
Standard safety features for all 2014 Maserati Quattroporte include antilock disc brakes, stability and the traction control, side airbags in the front seats, full-length side curtain sensors front and rear parking rear view camera airbags duration. Active safety features such as lane keeping and collision mitigation are not offered.