2015 Car of the Year | No. 10: Maserati Ghibli S Q4

Click to see the Car of the Year web feature, with exclusive photos and videos. >> In the brand scheme Among the Car of the Year competition’s six-figure-priced supercars, sports cars, and luxury coupes and convertibles, the Maserati Ghibli S Q4 was seen by our judges as neither a pretender nor a contender, but instead […]

Love and Rockets: From Zero to 100

  << 1913: Brothers Alfieri, Ettore, and Ernesto Maserati open an auto repair shop in Bologna, Italy.    1920s: Inspired by the colossal statue of Neptune in Bologna, brother Mario Maserati designs the trident logo.    1926: The Maseratis build their first car, the Tipo 26. Alfieri drives it to a win in the first race […]

BEST of the BEST 2014 | Wheels | Sedans: Maserati Ghibli S Q4

Priced some $60,000 less than the Quattroporte GTS, the Maserati Ghibli S Q4 (, the $77,000 all-wheel-drive variant of the Ghibli, is more accessible than the company’s flagship sedan, and it is smaller. But with a 404 hp twin-turbocharged V-6, it may be more fun to drive. The engine enables a zero-to-60-mph time of 4.7 […]

The Quattroporte’s Little Sibling Has Arrived

The 2014 Maserati Ghibli made its North American debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show and set the stage for the Italian automaker’s ambitious plans to boost sales by offering a sports sedan with a base price well under $100,000. The Ghibli is powered by a twin-turbo 3.0-liter V-6 built by Ferrari, which produces 345 […]

FrontRunners: Second Wind

When a carmaker resurrects the name of a celebrated model, it invites comparisons between the new car and the original. The 2014 Maserati Ghibli (, a midsize sedan that will arrive in U.S. showrooms later this year with a price starting at about $70,000, seems to stack up well. It bears the same name as […]