2017 Maserati Ghibli Gets Significant under the Hood Update. The new 2017 Maserati Ghibli appears at the 2016 Paris Motor Show event, and this car is reported to offer a marked improvement on its features and tech. Even though commonly buyers will like the exterior upgrade, this time, they won’t mind. Here is the complete detail on the car.
2017 Maserati Ghibli Specifications
Features, Exterior, and Interior
The exterior may look the same, but the new 2017 Maserati Ghibli gets the small upgrade without significant change to the eyes. It may get the Exterior Carbon package. Which is includes trunk spoiler, B-pillar/C-pillar covers, outside mirrors, and door handles. The main change should be inside.
There are two new variants of this Ghibli model called Sport and Luxury. That is delivered from the Sports Package and Luxury Package. Sports package gives sports steering wheel, 12-way power sports seats, Skyhook Adaptive suspension, red brake calipers, and 20 inches of Urano machine polished wheels.
Meanwhile, the Luxury package adds 12-way power comfort seats with memory function, Full Premium Leather interior or exclusive Zegna Edition Silk interior, black brake caliper, and 19 inches of Poseidon wheels.
While all variants already have Air Quality Sensor. It can be upgraded using Advanced Driver Assistance Systems package. This package includes automated emergency braking, advanced brake assist, forward collision warning, and lane departure warning.
In addition to it, it also includes blind spot alert, adaptive cruise control with Stop & Go control, and optional surround view camera.
Powertrain, Engine — 2017/2018 Maserati Ghibli
Under the hood, this 2017 Maserati Ghibli car will still have the same engine lineup but with improved power output. The Ferrari-built twin-turbocharged 3.0 liter of V6 engine generates 350 hp of power output, 20 hp more than the predecessor. And, it is paired with eight-speed ZF automatic transmission. It can be had in two-wheel driving configuration or Quattro all-wheel drive configuration.
This engine is reported to sprint from 0 to 62 mph within 5.5 seconds in standard variants. Or, it is about 5 seconds in 2017 Ghibli S variant with 410 hp of power output and 4.8 seconds in Q4 variant. There will be diesel engine as well in two variants including 250 hp of power output and 275 hp of power output with 442 lb-ft of torque performance.
2017 Maserati Ghibli Price and Release Date
Official pricing hasn’t been confirmed, but it is estimated to be around $72,850. Official release date isn’t announced yet. But, this is a 2017 model year, so it should be launched sooner.
As you can see, this car is excellent. Even though competition on its’ segment is tight, with these entire upgrades, this car will win buyers’ attention too. This car has a good-selling look while it offers far better features and power as well. Nothing is to complain about this new 2017 Maserati Ghibli.
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