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FIRST DRIVE: Maserati Quattroporte 330hp

FIRST DRIVE: Maserati Quattroporte 330hp
When you think of a brand such as Maserati, your mind doesn’t immediately head towards fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Instead you think of power, noise and looks. But Maserati wants to stay relevant in a world increasingly concerned about fuel economy, so has introduced a new version of the Quattroporte into the local market, with a less powerful version of the twin-turbo ...

FIRST DRIVE: Maserati Quattroporte

FIRST DRIVE: Maserati Quattroporte
Sometimes car companies don’t put much thought into their car names. Take, for example, the Maserati Quattroporte. The name translates literally into “Four Door” in English. This may be a revelation to anyone who hasn’t actually noticed that the car has four doors, but to the rest of us it is blindingly obvious. But Maserati can get away with it because in Italian it sounds musical, it trips off the tongue and dances through the air. “Four Door” is something the Japanese may have called a ...