method’ round. And if you still have any doubts that Maserati is a force to be considered in its own right this video of our current test drive in the magnificent< a href=" https://www.maseratiusa.com/maserati/us/en/models/granturismo-convertible" target =" _ blank "> Maserati GranTurismo Convertible MC should set the record directly. David Jacob With a beginning price of $ 162,800, the GranTurismo Convertible MC is the sexiest open-topped grand tourer on the road. There are faster roadsters and more plush luxury barges but for the right
cocktail of comfort and efficiency, it can not be bested. Along with 2 +2 seating and custom customized Italian interior its race-inspired naturally aspirated V8 engine is excellent for 454 hp with a 0– 60 time of 4.8 seconds and a leading speed of 179 mph. Any faster than that and your Panama hat would be toast.
Styled by the famous home of Pininfarina, the GT Convertible’s lineage go back to 1947 and the A6 1500 GT likewise by Pininfarina, an elegant, drop-dead stunning coupe powered by a sophisticated race-car engine. Original examples of which are now obviously priceless.
Maserati never stopped developing GT (grand touring) vehicles mixing maximum design, innovation and eye-popping power, with an exhaust note that is pure excitement. Whenever you press the start button it advises you of the marque’s excellent motorsports victories.
The brand developed its first car in 1926, the Tipo 26 race vehicle, which accomplished instant renown with a success in the 1926 Targa Florio. That set the standard for Maserati’s excellent racing prowess, and it went on to win the Indianapolis 500 twice, Formula One 9 times and the 1957 F1 World Championship.
In 1947, the high-end sports car brand name debuted its very first traveler vehicle, the A6 grand tourer; in 1963 they introduced the world’s first sports high-end sedan in the kind of the Quattroporte; and in 1993 Maserati became part of the Fiat group, which also owns Ferrari. Because then their cars and trucks have embodied the finest of power and sophistication.
And while our recent cruise in a vibrant blue GT Convertible through Vermont and seaside Maine with model/influencer < a href=" https://www.instagram.com/madisonmorganm/" rel=" nofollow "target =" _ blank" > Madison Morgan riding shotgun was rather gentlemanly, when we did open it up there were plenty of delights on tap. Muscle needs to always be so fine-tuned.
Of course we stopped at the stunning < a href=" http://www.justluxe.com/travel/spa/feature-1967937.php "target =" _ blank" > Woodstock Inn, among the very best hotels in all of New England, where the GT Convertible was right in the house. And as always when arriving in a Maserati the cars and truck was treated like a checking out VIP also.
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