The Maserati 425 was introduced two years after the launch of the Maserati Biturbo Coupe. The Maserati 425 is the four-door body style, the same style, but with a lengthened wheelbase of 2.6 meters. The Italians wanted to capture a previously untapped market, as the Maserati Quattroporte was attributable to a higher segment. With the 425 Maserati offered an agile, high-performance sports sedan, which equaled the best German premium models, without denying its hallmark sports car character. As an engine for the Maserati V6 of 425 was chosen with 2.5 liter displacement and 200 hp, which debuted recently with the turbo on the foreign markets in which the legislative capacity classes above the two-liter limit any excessive taxes imposed, as was the case for example in Italy. This engine offered in 425 Maserati respectable performance: 0-100 km / h in 6.6 seconds, top speed about 215 km / h The interior of the Maserati had 425 ergonomic seats with elegant fabric upholstery by Missoni or optional leather upholstery. The air conditioning was as standard, while a suitcase and bag set was offered in leather as high quality accessories for the Maserati 425th From 425, including the Maserati 425i, 2372 copies were manufactured in six years.