With the Maserati Quattroporte V8 put the Italian luxury carmaker by 2013 its four-door sports car again, and brought a new adversary for Porsche Panamera, BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe Ferrari FF or on the road. Already in the 60s the first Quattroporte was produced in series, the V8 cars but has little in common with the Maserati Quattroporte. When one uses the neighbor drive from Maranello and implemented an engine of Ferrari in the noble Maserati Quattroporte V8. The 3.8-liter eight-cylinder engine with twin turbocharger comprehensive reaches a thickness of 530 hp and generates its maximum torque of 650 Nm from 2,000 rpm. A perfectly matched to the eight-cylinder 8-speed ZF automatic transmission enables the Maserati Quattroporte V8 cars to 100 km / h sprint in 4.7 seconds. With a top speed of 307 km / h, sporty sedan leaves most competitors loosely behind him. Despite the potential, the Maserati Quattroporte V8 should be able to move quite economical : According to factory specifications, the V8 is to let go with an average of 11.9 liters of premium petrol. In addition to a luxurious interior and lots of driver assistance systems, a new or used Maserati Quattroporte V8 have only dispense with all-wheel drive, which is not even available as an option.