14/06/2021

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Maserati teases all-electric 2022 GranTurismo prototype

Maserati trotted out an early prototype of the 2022 GranTurismo this 7 days, teasing the...

Maserati trotted out an early prototype of the 2022 GranTurismo this 7 days, teasing the all-electric powered alternative for its lengthy-jogging luxurious coupe. The spy-design pictures have been shot close to the streets of Modena, in the vicinity of the automaker’s Innovation Lab, Maserati stated in the announcement accompanying the pictures. The previous-era GranTurismo was in generation for twelve years before last but not least retiring in 2019. 

The new GranTurismo and its drop-best counterpart, the GranCabrio, have been in advancement considering the fact that 2019, but it was not till far more not long ago that Maserati confirmed that the up coming-gen two-doors would spearhead (trident-head?) the firm’s electrification press. We anticipate it to borrow from Maserati’s approaching Folgore powertrain which can be configured with up to 3 electric powered motors for equally all-wheel drive and torque vectoring. 

“Going electric powered is the up coming rational stage. We are hoping to keep away from unwanted air openings and air shops, in distinction to some of our competitors that appear to be to rely on them to convey a message,” discussed Maserati head of design Klaus Busse in a previous job interview with Autoblog. “In our circumstance, it is about the purity of the body. We can even more purify the automobile by minimizing the volume of air intakes and air shops, which will assistance us notify the design story even superior.”

We anticipate to discover specifics of the all-electric powered GranTurismo later this 12 months. 

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