Maserati North America launched the model’s mannequin 12 months 2021 autos at Willow Springs, California showcasing their dynamic efficiency capabilities on the race monitor and street. This new vary of autos options a wide range of design and expertise upgrades, akin to up to date styling to create a extra unified search for the Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte, together with a brand new era MIA (Maserati Clever Assistant) multimedia system.
Every of the three fashions has particular adjustments, all of which mirror the identical philosophy, making these MY21 autos immediately recognizable. Distinctive design options embody a brand new entrance grille and rear mild clusters that present a boomerang form impressed by the 3200 GT. In every of the MY21 autos, these clusters characteristic a three-color lens because of utilizing a state-of-the-art 3K injection molding expertise. The boomerang form has black across the edge, crimson within the center, and clear within the backside part.
The MIA multimedia system is powered by an Android Automotive working system, providing a brand new and progressive consumer expertise with full personalization capabilities. Built-in into this method for all MY21 fashions and past is the brand new Maserati Join program that retains the driving force knowledgeable of the automobile’s well being, alerts them when the car must be serviced, and assists in emergencies and situations of automobile theft. Drivers can keep in touch with their automobile by way of the Maserati Join app or digital private assistant, akin to Google Help and Amazon Alexa. MY21 autos additionally characteristic Lively Driving Help, which has been added to the ADAS already out there within the Levante, Ghibli, and Quattroporte.
Lively Driving Help is an evolution of Freeway Help. It’s a “hands-on” operate meant to be used on any sort of well-maintained street and, whereas earlier variations have been solely usable on highways, right now it’s out there on any well-maintained street at speeds as much as 90 mph with the Adaptive Cruise Management system activated. It reduces driver fatigue and enhances lively security by permitting the automobile to maintain itself centered in its lane and to adapt its pre-selected velocity in full autonomy, using a radar unit and a forward-looking digital camera, working with the EPS to manage the course of the automobile.
The Levante, often called “the Maserati of SUVs,” options an progressive entrance grille with tuning fork design within the MY21 mannequin, which is obtainable in chrome for the GranLusso trim and Piano Black for the GranSport. The prevailing distinctions between trims stay unchanged. Inside, the Levante has obtained important updates each in design and expertise with the central show and instrument cluster. The Levante’s 8.4-inch show display has an improved decision and graphics with a visible impact that makes it appear like a single curved display with the air vents lower into it, enabling vertical studying of the entire show. The identify Maserati can also be screen-printed on the again of the display on the backside of the show, for a three-dimensional impact.
There has additionally been a complicated change to the instrument cluster, which incorporates a big rev counter and speedometer (nonetheless analog however with up to date graphics) on both aspect of a 7-inch TFT show. A lot of the plastic from the earlier variations have been eradicated and changed with actual anti-glare flat glass covers over the devices. All these adjustments give the instrument cluster a extra high-tech look and generate a richer impression and are utilized to the Ghibli and Quattroporte fashions, as effectively.
The mannequin 12 months 2021 Levante assortment consists of the Levante, Levante S, Levante GTS and Levante Trofeo.
Along with the rear mild clusters, the MY21 Ghibli additionally options an up to date grille with a Maserati tuning fork that’s out there in chrome for the GranLusso trim and a sportier Piano Black for the GranSport.
The central display within the Ghibli has now been enlarged to 10.1-inches with a ratio of 16:10 with a high-resolution show and multi-touch performance. The glass within the high of the show is now curved for a extra elegant look, making it the primary time this characteristic has been utilized in automotive design.
The mannequin 12 months 2021 Ghibli assortment consists of the Ghibli, Ghibli S, Ghibli S This autumn, and Ghibli Trofeo.
The Quattroporte, Maserati’s flagship, additionally options the upgraded grille with the identical GranLusso and GranSport choices because the Levante and Ghibli, together with the improved boomerang-shaped lighting cluster on the rear. Moreover, just like the Ghibli, this mannequin has a brand new central display, enlarged to 10.1-inches with a curved glass high. The mannequin 12 months 2021 Quattroporte assortment consists of the Quattroporte, Quattroporte S This autumn, and Quattroporte Trofeo.
Along with the brand new V6 fashions for 2021, the Trofeo assortment has been expanded to incorporate the Ghibli and Quattroporte. Now, all three fashions characteristic a V8 engine that produces 580hp, making the Ghibli Trofeo and Quattroporte Trofeo the quickest Maserati sedans ever constructed, with a high velocity of 326 km/h or 203 mph. The Levante Trofeo’s most velocity is 302 km/h or 187 mph. These autos additionally characteristic the Built-in Automobile Management (IVC) system, offering enhanced driving dynamics, larger lively security, and superior efficiency. Each sedans have the Corsa button for a sportier driving fashion and Launch Management that unleashes the complete quantity of energy from the V8 to ship an genuine Maserati expertise. In step with the opposite MY21 fashions, the Trofeo assortment options the brand new boomerang rear mild cluster and MIA system with the Maserati Join program.
Zegna PELLETESSUTA™ Woven Leather-based Inside Obtainable
The comfortable, luxurious, light-weight Zegna PELLETESSUTA™ materials isn’t solely sturdy however brings consolation and sweetness to Maserati interiors. The results of years of analysis and utilizing skinny strips of Nappa leather-based rather than cloth yarns that are woven collectively and interlaced replicating the normal technique of weaving material to acquire an actual ‘cloth’ from leather-based. This technique is an instance of mixing new avant-garde applied sciences with century-old traditions to create innovation. By means of a longstanding partnership between Zegna and Maserati, two historic Italian corporations, Maserati is the one automotive firm to convey this elevated unique inside to the market. This Zegna PELLETESSUTA™ inside is obtainable as an choice throughout all three nameplates on Gransport/GranLusso trims and GTS and Trofeo.
A static prototype of the 2022 MC20 joined the MY21 vary in Willow Springs following its extremely anticipated world debut in September 2020. This new tremendous sports activities automobile signifies a brand new period for Maserati, combining luxurious, efficiency, and sportiness, and options the brand new Nettuno engine. This V6 produces 621hp with 730 Nm (538 lb-ft) of torque, delivering 0-100 km/h acceleration in below 2.9 seconds (0-60 miles in below 2.9 seconds) and a high velocity over 325 km/h (202 mph). MC20 autos will start arriving in North America this fall.