Maserati Quattroporte owners manuals
- Lacks the superior technology of some rivals
- Firm drive with 20-21 inch wheels
- Dealer network can be limited in some regions
- Tire wear at low mileage
- Issues with the clutch
- Too expensive service
The Maserati Quattroporte is a full-size premium sedan built by Italian carmaker Maserati. The name from the Italian word which means "four doors". The automobile is presently built across its sixth generation, with the first generation debuted in 1963.
The original Maserati Quattroporte was produced among 1963 and 1969. It was a large saloon sedan equipped with V8 engines, the first Maserati vehicle of this kind.
The Maserati Quattroporte is offered in three main trim levels: S, GranLusso and GranSport. Among these trims, buyers can add the all-wheel-drive system, called Q4. GranLusso and GranSport models can also be enhanced to the V8-powered engine.
The standard powertrain has a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 engine that generates 424 horsepower and 428 lb-ft of torque. It is mated with an eight-speed automatic transmission that transfers power to the rear wheels. GTS trims get a more powerful 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 engine producing 523 hp and 524 lb-ft of torque.
Maserati Quattroporte known problems
Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Maserati Quattroporte are: