Electric GT coming with over 1,200 hp


Maserati is creating a redesigned GranTurismo for launch in 2023 and the brand new automotive has simply been noticed testing on the Nürburgring in electrical guise.

Maserati is dedicated to providing an electrical possibility on all of its vehicles by 2025, with the redesigned GranTurismo to be the primary recipient. And by 2030, the automaker plans to solely promote electrical autos.

It is potential Maserati will launch the GranTurismo solely in electrical guise, because the automaker has been quiet on plans for the internal-combustion model. Nevertheless, we now have noticed prototypes for the brand new GranTurismo testing with internal-combustion energy, believed to be the twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 that debuted in Maserati’s MC20 supercar.

The electrical model, which can carry the Folgore designation, Italian for “Lightning,” is confirmed to be coming with a three-motor setup with one motor up entrance and two on the rear. The setup will run at 800 volts, that means high-speed charging shall be potential, and peak output shall be over 1,200 hp—sure, hypercar territory.

A GranTurismo Convertible (GranCabrio in some markets) can also be deliberate. Anticipate it to reach in late 2023 or early 2024.

The final GranTurismo reached the top of manufacturing in 2019 after a 12-year run. The specialist plant in Modena the place it was constructed is now churning out the MC20. The brand new GranTurismo shall be constructed at a plant in Turin.

2024 Maserati GranTurismo Folgore spy shots - Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2024 Maserati GranTurismo Folgore spy photographs – Picture credit score: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Be aware, the GranTurismo Folgore will not be the one electrical Maserati accessible shortly. The automaker in March revealed a small crossover dubbed the Grecale. The Porsche Macan rival will begin gross sales later this 12 months with internal-combustion energy however will spawn an electrical Grecale Folgore variant in 2023.

Maserati additionally plans to launch a Folgore model of the MC20 supercar.

Additional out, Maserati will launch redesigned variations of the Quattroporte and Levante, probably with electrical energy solely. Maserati can even section out the Ghibli after the present model’s run.


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