Maserati wants to take on BMW and Mercedes directly. To do that, they need to take on M and AMG. And by 2018, Maserati's sedans, its SUV, and the next GranTurismo will have a 560 horsepower V8 available under the hood. And a 520 horsepower V6 for the coupes. SUHWEET.
As more info comes out of Chrysler's newsgasm and investor meeting, we're now learning what the future holds for the Italian brands under the umbrella. And what it holds is a lot of power.
The Ghibli, Quattroporte, and Levante SUV will have a 560 horsepower V8 and all-wheel drive. The GranTurismo will have the same engine and rear-wheel drive. And the Alfieri will get a 520 horsepower V6.
Happy days are here again!