Maserati will release some worth-waiting-for sedans to attract the attention. Beside the Granturismo and Quattroporte, the Ghibli line also cannot be missed. Through the latest generation of 2018 Maserati Ghibli, the sedan is more stunning and elegant. Since the first appearance in 1966, the Ghibli has been going through many kinds of transformation and configuration to make it perfect as possible. The luxury car undoubtedly has four-door style. However, there are no significant changes in this newest model but it keeps in attractive with few updates.
2018 Maserati Ghibli Interior
According to some sources, the company provides two variants for this sedan which are Sports Package and Luxury Package. The difference lies on the features that are embedded. In the Sport package, it is featured 12-way power sport seats, steering wheel, red brake calipers, Skyhook Adaptive suspension, and 20 inches of Urano machine polished wheels. On the other hand, the Luxury package will have 12-way power comfort seats with memory function, black brake caliper, exclusive Zegna Edition Silk interior or Full Premium Leather interior, and 19 inches of Poseidon wheels as several standard equipments. Air Quality Sensor also completes both packages with an updated Advanced Driver Assistance Systems package.
Advanced brake assist, optional surround view camera, blind spot alert, forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control with Stop & Go control, automated emergency braking, and lane departure warning are other features of the car to give an extra secure while enjoying the long trip. This due to the infotainment features that are used is also a high class system with the latest technology. Then, sportier style is proven in the exterior. Combination of lighter material such as carbon fiber, plastic, and aluminum can reduce the weight of the body construction.
2018 Maserati Ghibli Engine
Same as the previous model, the sedan will use Ferrari-built 3.0 liter twin-turbocharged V6 unit. Although the powertrain is same, the outputs are claimed to be different. The new Ghibli will be more powerful as it can deliver 350 horsepower. It is far way better about 20 horsepower compared to the predecessor. The standard acceleration itself, it reaches 0 to 60 mph in just 5.5 seconds with 8-speed ZF automatic transmission. Furthermore, two options of Quattro all-wheel drive system or two-wheel driving system can be chosen by the customers. More details in the Ghibli S and Q4 trim, the engine that is used is diesel engine to give outputs of 250-275 horsepower and 442 pounds feet of torque. It can be reached in 5 seconds for S and 4.8 seconds for the Q4.
2018 Maserati Ghibli Price
The speculation is spreading in the price tag. Actually, it is possible for the luxury sedan to appear in 2017 as the rumor stated. For the price, it seems to begin at $73,000. This is for the basic MSRP. However, since the company has not yet announced any official information, we can only predict.
2018 Maserati Ghibli remains the same as the previous model. Although the changes are minor, it will be more stunning yet powerful since there is an updated version in some sides as well as more powerful engine. The car works well with the same engine as it releases higher power. By using the diesel engine, it is more efficient too since the fuel consumption reaches 6 liters for every 100 km.