The Maserati GranTurismo is a four-seat coupe available in two trim levels: Sport and MC. The GranTurismo Sport comes standard with alloy wheels 20-inch Brembo brakes, adaptive bi-xenon the headlights with integrated LED work lights, LED taillights, automatic wipers, adaptive suspension, front and rear parking sensors, dimming mirrors automatic, leather upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, driver’s seat memory and wood interior trim. Electronic features include a navigation system, voice-activated Bluetooth and a 11-speaker Bose surround sound system with CD player, satellite radio, digital music storage and USB/iPod interface. With the exception of the front parking sensors and dual exhaust tip that her body does not work with a particular model, more aggressive GranTurismo MC includes all previous wheels, more specific, firmer suspension tuning, headlining faux suede and other details unique interior trim.
The GranTurismo Sport sports a new nose that mimics this year that we saw in the MC. Similarly, sports can be optioned with many, but not all, of the standard features of MC. And unlike previous years, the GT MC can now be optioned with more compliant multimode electronically controlled suspension of the GT Sport. The options for any of the GranTurismo settings include a choice of finishes caliper, different wheel designs, interior two-tone perforated leather seats and an endless combination indoor / ornaments colors with contrasting stitching and piping. In addition, buyers can specify any color stitching, piping and / or exterior painting they want: for a price, of course.
Maserati GranTurismo interior
The interior of the Maserati GranTurismo is fully equipped with high quality materials. Leather adorns nearly every surface and can be ordered in a wide range of colors or supplanted with one of several packages of carbon fiber or faux suede. The overall look is elegant and luxurious without appearing flashy or pretty heavy, and has a touch of high-tech influence. The controls are well placed and easy operation. No changes have occurred in the infotainment systems or merely competent navigation since last year, and there is an update available premium audio factory.
Updates the front seats this year improved lateral support, while comfort is still excellent. The seats are heated and are now equally suitable for sporty driving and long distance travel. Unlike other cars in this class, the Maserati GranTurismo also boasts comfortable rear seats for adults of average size. Unfortunately, the search space for the luggage of four adults will be difficult, because the trunk only holds 9.2 cubic feet of cargo, which is less than what is offered by some rivals.
Maserati GranTurismo Engine
The Maserati GranTurismo comes with a naturally aspirated 4.7L V-88 engine. Through electronic and mechanical measurements, increases production V8 on the figures of last year to 454 horsepower and 384 pound-feet of torque. Putting the power to the rear wheels for sport is a six-speed automatic (updated in 2013). Maserati says that this facility should provide sprints from 0 to 60 mph in 4.7 seconds. The GranTurismo MC is equipped with a single-clutch automatic manual transmission. Maserati says it’s a little faster, in 4.6 seconds from zero to 60 mph. Fuel economy is EPA-estimated 13 mpg city/21 mpg highway and 15 mpg in combined driving regardless of the model.
Maserati GranTurismo Safety
The Maserati GranTurismo lineup standard safety features include antilock brakes with brake assist, stability control, traction control, side airbags in the front seats and side airbags curtain.