The upcoming 2017 Maserati Levante is the brand new SUV model from Maserati. This concept is Company’s attempt to be unique and to stay in very good position in the market. As we know, Maserati is very famous around the world, and this attempt is just proof of how the market is very strong and also of how you need to be innovative to stay competitive. This model gets this beautiful name after Via Emilia Levante, beautiful place in Bologna city. According to Maserati, their main goal is to sell around 50,000 cars. Let’s start with our review.
2017 Maserati Levante – Mighty Design:
The exterior design of the most recent 2017 Maserati Levante looks simply beautiful and all people are just delighted with its appearance. We can clearly say that Maserati set the standard of how the modern SUV should look like. We can see a lot of standard styling cues from the outside but we can of course notice and some new one. The front side is very attractive and here we can notice remarkable front grille. Designers found inspiration on Alfieri concept for the grille. If we move our eyes a bit down, we can see larger bumper paired with air intakes that are linked by a slim pattern just under the grille.
The headlights of the brand new 2017 Maserati Levante are slim and connected with the grille. Fog lights also find their spot and they are incorporated into the front bumper. All lights are powered by the LED technology. Generally, the front side of this model looks very aggressive. The new Levante model will ride on large aluminum wheels and also entire chassis will be made using the lightweight materials.
When it comes to the interior, we notice a lot of design cues borrowed from the sedan lineup. First of all, the whole cabin is very luxurious and elegant. Everything inside is almost the same as in the sedan lineup, except space. The SUV will be of course roomier and that means more comfortable. There is going to be so many quality materials including leather, wood, aluminum, and carbon fiber perhaps. Even the dashboard will be covered by the fine leather.
2017 Maserati Levante – Engine and Acceleration Time:
Beneath the hood, the future 2017 Maserati Levante will be equipped with three 3.0 liter V6 engines. One engine is turbo diesel while other two are twin-turbo gas. Engine available in Levante S model will have a max output of 424 hp at 5,750 rpm as well as 428 pound-feet of torque at 4,500 rpm. The 5.2 seconds is the acceleration from 0-60 mph and the top speed is 164 mph. Furthermore, next engine will have 345 hp and 6.0 seconds acceleration and 156 mph top speed. The last diesel variant will be able to produce 271 hp at 4.000 rpm and 443 pound-feet of torque at 2,000 rpm. All mentioned engines are paired with an eight-speed automatic gearbox from ZF.
2017 Maserati Levante – MSRP and Release Date:
Finally, the $73.250 will be the starting MSRP of the base version. The Levante S will start from around $83.000. The release date of the 2017 Maserati Levante should be at the beginning of 2017.