The subsequent-generation Maserati GranTurismo will spawn an electrical, Folgore-badged variant with over 1,200 horsepower. Whereas the coupe hasn’t been totally unveiled but, the Italian firm revealed a video that exhibits it with out camouflage and divulges key specs.
Shot on California’s picturesque roads, the five-minute movie gives a greater take a look at the second-generation GranTurismo’s shapely design. It is characterised by an extended hood, a fastback-like roof line, and a comparatively quick trunk, whereas its entrance finish borrows a handful of styling cues inaugurated by the MC20 and in addition seen on the Grecale. The mannequin is immediately recognizable as a member of the Maserati portfolio.
We already know that the primary series-produced electrical Maserati will ship with a three-motor drivetrain rated at about 1,200 horsepower. Design boss Klaus Busse (who’s behind the wheel within the video) introduced that the GranTurismo Folgore takes 2.6 seconds to succeed in 60 mph from a cease and reaches a prime velocity of over 200 mph. He added that the battery pack is housed within the transmission tunnel, an answer which allowed his workforce to present the automobile a comparatively low profile, however particulars such because the unit’s dimension and the driving vary stay beneath wraps.
Not inquisitive about EVs? Maserati has you lined: it is going to place the Folgore on the prime of the GranTurismo vary however it is going to additionally provide at the least one V6-powered model of the automobile. We’re guessing that the engine can be associated to the superb 3.0-liter Nettuno V6 that powers the MC20.
Maserati will launch extra particulars concerning the GranTurismo Folgore within the coming months, and the coupe’s unveiling is scheduled for 2023.