New Maserati Ghibli to debut at Shanghai Motor Show

The all-new Ghibli is set to break new ground for Maserati.The Ghibli will have a sportier character compared to the larger Quattroporte, launched at the beginning of this year. The Ghibli will be available with two turbocharged 3.0-litre V6 engines, an eight-speed automatic transmission and both rear-wheel drive and the new Q4 all-wheel drive system.The Ghibli will also become the first Maserati production car in history to be powered by a diesel engine, with a 3.0-litre V6 turbo-diesel.It is Maseratis first saloon in this segment and reflects the companys belief that a growing number of premium executive car buyers are looking to make an individual statement through a car that is distinctive, elegant and luxurious.The Ghibli will play a significant role in Maseratis growth plan to sell 50,000 cars per year.