Named after one of the Mesopotamian desert winds Maserati Shamal was designed by Marcello Gandini, who had already made a name with the Maserati Khamsin. The Maserati Shamal wure built from 1990 to 1996 and was a true 2 +2-seater, which came up in comparison to the Maserati Merak and Karif with a larger space in the rear. This coupé marked a major turning point because it was the first time equipped with the twin-turbo V8 engine, which should also be used the Maserati Quattroporte and the 3200 GT later. The engine of the Maserati Shamal has two camshafts and four-valve technology. The 3.2-liter version developed 326 hp with a torque of 436 Nm. The Maserati Shamal was the first with a six-speed manual transmission. The chassis was the same as the Maserati Spyder and Karif a very short wheelbase, but was equipped with new suspension. The top speed of the Maserati Shamal is located at 270 km / h The majority (222 copies) of the 369 copies produced of the Maserati Shamal was manufactured in 1991. If you want to buy a new or used car, you should look at this website. Here you will find, among other Italian sports car or a new car of the year, as well as used cars in all varieties, whether as a coupe or convertible.