Spokesmen of the Italian carmaker Maserati confirmed that this company is heading into new segment. Developing SUV market will now get a further luxurious model, with 2017 Maserati Levante planned to be launched in the course of 2016. Even though concept was presented in 2011, now time arrived for this move, by the company famous of their sport vehicles. Spy photos might be located, but vehicle is heavily covered and not all particulars are getting announced.
2017 Maserati Levante Engine
If rumors are correct, new 2017 Maserati Levante will get power from turbocharged V6 and V8 drivetrains. A 3.0-l V6 will probably be capable to deliver around 400 hp, even though bigger engine, 3.8-l V8 will send 580 hp to 8-speed automatic transmission. Same gearbox is used for V6. According to reports, prime models of crossover will be capable to reach 60 mph from quit in 5 sec. Also, stories are about diesel variant, but only for US market. So far, there is no coverage for these, but it is worth of mentioning.
2017 Maserati Levante Styling
Italian carmaker will debut in crossover segment with mid-size vehicle. This company is well-known of their luxury cars, so it is with 2017 Maserati Levante. Elegant and powerful SUV has anything a driver demands. Crossover is built on Ghibli and Quattroporte platforms. Sharp headlights are positioned on grille, which has hexagonal shape. Fenders features three vents, which is familiar to the majority of the models by Maserati. Also, new Levante SUV is sportier than its rivals, which could lure far more customers to decide and get this vehicle. Nonetheless, for many particulars, we need to wait patiently for official updates from company and premiere next year.
2017 Maserati Levante Release and Competition
In line with current information, 2017 Maserati Levante are going to be presented at Geneva car show, scheduled for March of 2016. Soon following premiere, first models is going to be available at dealerships. Given that this is first-ever crossover made by Italian company, we can not predict price tag. But, if we know that Levante is going to battle Jaguar F-Pace and Bentley Bentayga for buyers, we can guess that cost could be similar to these SUVs. Crossover is going to be built in Italy.