Current model Maserati Levante will be replaced by a new model. It will be a 2017 Maserati Levante. This model for the 2017 year will not be competitive like the Jeep Cherokee and Land Rover Range Rover. Instead of focusing on off road capabilities, the company opted for luxury. Therefore, this model will be similar to the Porsche Cayenne and Bentley of Bentayga. The internal and external styling of the 2017 Maserati Levante’s will look more like the Kubang Maserati of Sedan Concept which was revealed at the 2011 auto-show in Germany. Design of Maserati has made considerable progress over the years. Therefore, he will not be clean copy of the Kubang.
2017 Maserati Levante: Interior and Exterior
Initially it was planned that the new model be built on a platform belonging to Cherokee. However, it was decided that this SUV has its own platform. The platform of the car will use a redesigned edition of the back wheel drive underpinnings that were used in the Quattroporte sedans and Ghilbi complete with its own Q4 four-wheel drive system. The new 2017 Maserati Levante will be wider than Ghilbi, but still shorter. On car will be located hexagonal grille. On her will be placed swept back headlamps, upright 8 slats and a power dome cover. New SUV will have extended wheelbase and high profile tires.
The interior of the new model will have a new design. Some components will be borrowed from models such as the Quattroporte and Ghilbi. A two tone dashboard will have an infotainment system. On the center stack will be console. It will be used extremely high quality materials. These are: Alcantra with contrast stitching, leather and high quality plastic. The vehicle will have in him aluminum and carbon fiber option. The Maserati Levante will also feature an instrument cluster and a steering wheel. He will have a sporty look from the racing car model line-up of Maserati. It will be the sloping roof but there will be enough space for the legs and head in the seat. Engineers have left plenty of room in the luggage compartment, which is very good for an SUV.
2017 Maserati Levante: Engine and Performance
Under the hood, of the new model will be found three engine. The basic model will have the 3.0 liter twin turbo V6 engine. It will have energy of 404 HP and 406 lb-ft. The most powerful engine will be a 3.8 liter V8. This engine has been copied from the model Quattroporte GTS. The last engine will be twin turbo with 479 lb-ft and 523 HP. Acceleration of 2017 Maserati Levante will be from 0 to 60 mph in 5 seconds. There is speculation that he would appear and hybrid plug and diesel engine.
2017 Maserati Levante: Date of Release and Price
Price of the new 2017 Maserati Levante will be between 80 000 to 100 000 dollars. We expect that the new model appears at the end of 2016.