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  F1 News - Grandprix.com > GP Encyclopedia > Constructors > Maserati
Maserati struggled in the face of the new Alfa Romeos which were prepared for the World Championship and it was not until the formula was changed that the Orsis decided to invest in a new racing car.
Maserati France commissioned a new sportscar for the Le Mans 24 Hours but the program ended in disaster with the death of Lloyd Castner.
Maserati engines were used in a variety of Ligier sportscars but Maseratis cars were not selling and in May 1975 Maserati was put into liquidation.
www.grandprix.com /gpe/con-maser.html   (655 words)

  
 Maserati - Dieselstation Exotic Car Wallpapers - Fuel For Your Desktop
Maserati has made a name for itself as a maker of lust-worthy exotics that, though costly, are bargains relative to their stratospherically priced competition.
Maserati cars currently come in a number of configurations that range from an open sports car to a spacious luxury sport sedan.
Fiat bought Maserati in 1993 and variants of the Biturbo continued to be produced until the factory closed in 1997 for a total refurbishing.
www.dieselstation.com /manufacturers/wallpaper/maserati.html   (667 words)

  
 Posts from the Maserati Category at Autoblog
It arose from a stillborn Maserati that was to be a companion to the Granturismo.
Since Maserati North America will be handling distribution when Alfa Romeo comes back to the US market next year with the 8C Competizione, they naturally brought along a couple of their own vehicles to the introduction of Alfa's new supercar last week.
Speculazione: Is this a new Maserati or the Ferrari Dino?
www.autoblog.com /category/maserati   (3500 words)

  
 Maserati North America - Cars
Maserati has been exciting automotive enthusiasts for over 90 years by bringing what we learn from our championship winning racecars to the street.
Maserati offers the North American motoring enthusiast two models in segments we created, and continue to define: the Quattroporte is our luxury four-door sport sedan, and the stunning new GranTurismo is our two-door, four seat coupe that exemplifies the category for which it is named.
Maserati reserves the right to modify colors, designs and technical features at any time and without prior notice.
www.maseratiamerica.com /Cars.aspx   (461 words)

  
 Maserati Kubang
Named after a Javan wind, as is traditional for Maseratis, the Maserati Kubang concept car is the result of the combination of a 390bhp Maserati eight-cylinder "V" engine and a versatile bodyshell that promises the same standard of safety and efficiency as a thoroughbred sportscar.
It had to have four-wheel drive, but Maserati stopped short of making it a full-specification off-roader, as the technical requirements to achieve that at would have gone completely against the whole GT philosophy.
As a constructor, Maserati has always been had its finger on the pulse of what drivers right across the board want and that has often seen it marry seemingly diverse features in a single car: just think of the way it combined the elegance and sophistication of Mistral and the 3500GT with obviously racing-inspired performance.
www.maserati-alfieri.co.uk /alfieri96.htm   (776 words)

  
 Motor Authority » Maserati
Maserati has recorded its first profit in 17 years with a €1 million trading profit for the second quarter, up from the €7 million loss it made for the same period last year.
This mysterious Maserati prototype was spotted recently by spy photographers undergoing testing on a dynamometer, and led many to believe that it was a unique new model being developed possibly by Ferrari engineers.
Maserati is in desperate need of a sales boost following its 17th year of running at loss, and the lucrative US market is probably its best chance of reaching its goal of turning over a profit this year.
www.motorauthority.com /category/cars/maserati   (768 words)

  
 Maserati history
The Maserati brothers: Carlo (1881), Bindo (1883), Alfieri (1887), Mario (1890), Ettore (1894) and Ernesto (1898) with exception of Mario, who turned his creative vocation towards painting, they all became involved in engineering.
In 1933 Maserati was the first European manufactory to introduce hydraulic brakes on his race cars.
Maserati was taken over by the Orsi family in 1937.
bjornmaserati.tripod.com /maseratihistory.html   (672 words)

  
 Maserati Cars | All pricing information available at CarsDirect.com
Maserati is a famous Italian manufacturer of racing cars and sports cars, established in 1914 in Bologna.
Born from racing heritage, Maserati offers exotic luxury sports cars that utilize all the technology tested by their racing team that has won the Indianapolis 500 twice.
Maserati has been owned directly by the Italian car giant Fiat since 2005.
www.carsdirect.com /maserati   (129 words)

  
 Maserati Club, Maserati Parts, MIE Corp.
While the entire allocation for 2008 is SOLD OUT, Maserati North America has graciously offered one of their own VIP cars to help the Columbus Citizens Foundation in its charitable work.
The drawing for the 2008 Maserati GranTurismo will be in Grand Central at 7:00 PM on October 15th.
Maserati Club International and Maserati parts, technical, classifieds, news, and more are found in the pages of Maseratinet.
www.maseratinet.com   (585 words)

  
 Maserati Motorcycles
The association with two wheels goes right back to the origins of Maserati, for it was Carlo Maserati who started his engineering career building single cylinder engines to mount on bicycles working from a workshop just outside Milan.
In 1939 Maserati moved to a larger factory in Modena, the centre of the Orsi family's operations, with the spark plug factory sited at a separate factory some 2 Km away from the car factory.
Maserati did not have its own motorcycle racing team, even though this route was proven to have a positive effect on sales, but it did, however, encourage some of its retailers to organise races for its customers.
www.maserati-indy.co.uk /alfieri35.htm   (1602 words)

  
 Used Maserati cars for sale and Maserati News
Maserati announces the production of the MC12 Corsa, a build-to-order supercar for a very selected number of Maserati clients who will enjoy the possibility to test their driving capability in the mos.....
Maserati GranSport is the name for a new model celebrating the sporting soul at the heart of the Trident’s Grand Tourers (GTs) and will be unveiled to the world for the first time at the Geneva.....
The new Maserati Quattroporte is among the "coolest ‘objets de luxe’ on the planet" – according to the latest edition of men’s lifestyle magazine GQ.
www.compucars.co.uk /Maserati   (394 words)

  
 Winding Road » Maserati
Seeking to keep their flagship GT in the limelight, Maserati has just released details on its upcoming Quattroporte Sport GT S. The new high-spec Quattroporte represents a welcome freshening of the stylish Italian GT, aimed at potential owners who would like a bit more of a sporting proposition.
Maserati only makes mention of a 6-speed automatic for the GT S, but assures that the overall package, “stands out for its exceptional dynamic response and precise handling.” Ostensibly this sporting demeanor is the result of a stiffened and lowered suspension, in combination with composite (cast iron and aluminum) cross-drilled brakes.
Automotive News is reporting that Alfa’s sibling, Maserati, has offered up their showrooms to potential customers of the 99 units that are to be sold Stateside.
news.windingroad.com /category/auto-news/maserati   (1461 words)

  
 Maserati MC12
In addition to this, its styling was developed in the wind tunnel from a Giugiaro idea by the Maserati technicians with the fundamental contribution of Frank Stephenson, the Ferrari Maserati Group’s own Director of Concept Design and Development.
Under the guidance of engineer Giorgio Ascanelli, Maserati’s Racing Division is currently developing the new car to meet the rules of the major international championships.
The bonnet is characterised by the sinuous lines formed by two large tapering apertures, culminating in the classic Maserati grille opening with a Trident at its centre.
www.maserati-indy.co.uk /alfieri147.htm   (1417 words)

  
 Maserati: The Language of Cities: Pitchfork Record Review
They describe their sound as "instrumental U2, with punk rock roots." The first half is easy to hear in their huge, confident sound, full of spacious, atmospheric guitar work, grounded by a tight rhythm section and prominent, dynamic basslines.
In essence, Maserati employs the same approach to post-rock that Mogwai does (as opposed to the more hollow sounds of a band like Godspeed You Black Emperor!).
Maserati are far less fiery than they are moody: there's nothing unsettling in their mix, and they seem allergic to math and dissonance.
www.pitchforkmedia.com /record-reviews/m/maserati/language-of-cities.shtml   (553 words)

  
 Maserati Quattroporte rebates available at CarsDirect.com
Maserati Quattroporte rebates and incentives differ based on the region.
In addition to Maserati Quattroporte rebates, CarsDirect has a host of other data that is helpful to the new car shopper.
The availability of Maserati Quattroporte rebates may all depend upon the eagerness of the manufacturer to move their vehicles.
www.carsdirect.com /maserati/quattroporte/rebates   (520 words)

  
 AutoWeek - Maserati GranSport, GranTurismo, Quattroporte, reviews, specs and info
The specifications for the Maserati GranSport are currently being processed by the AutoWeek research team.
The specifications for the Maserati GranTurismo are currently being processed by the AutoWeek research team.
The specifications for the Maserati Quattroporte are currently being processed by the AutoWeek research team.
www.autoweek.com /apps/pbcs.dll/cce?Category=Maserati&types=MASERATI&Module=2   (124 words)

  
 Ferrari of Denver - Maserati Sales
The everyday pleasure of sitting in the Maserati GranTurismo is related to the fact that you are cocooned in a captivating design that is pleasant to look at and to touch due to the high-quality materials, enhanced by the appeal of the craftsmanship and love of detail in the execution.
One of the greatest moments in Maserati's glorious history was the introduction of a new breed of automobile.
In 1963 Maserati created the first Quattroporte, an expression of the company's success in sports and GT cars, it was clearly a premium sedan possessing everything of a high performance Maserati.
www.ferrariofdenver.com /sales_maserati.cfm   (443 words)

  
 Maserati develops new supercar
Maserati is currently putting the final touches to a new supercar it plans to launch at the Geneva Motor Show in March.
Ferrari and Maserati customer racing division boss Claudio Berro insists that the machine will be no more expensive to run than its existing GT rivals.
Maserati plan to take part in a few selected races in the next championship with a view to full participation in 2005.
www.italiancar.net /pilot/art103.htm   (356 words)

  
 Future Maserati | View Concept Maserati Cars, Photos, Reviews, & New Car Previews at Automotive.com
Two new models are a lot for Maserati (although one's a variation on a theme).
Italy's Pininfarina is the designer, and the Quattroporte supplies the underpinnings for the next-generation Maserati Coupe Cabrio, which replaces both the current Coupe and the Spyder, set to bow as a 2006 model.
Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S to Debut a...
www.automotive.com /future-cars/01/maserati/index.html   (172 words)

  
 Maserati Story
1939 zog das Maserati Werk nach Modena um, das Orsi-Imperium hatte 1937 die Firma gekauft und die Maserati Brüder mit einem 10-Jahres Vertrag gebunden, der sang- und klanglos 1947 auslief.
Der Achtzylinder Maseratis wird um zwei Zylinder gekürzt und in den SM verpflanzt.
Maserati sollte die Modellpalette zwischen Ferrari und Lancia komplettieren.
me.me.funpic.de /maserati/maserati02.htm   (315 words)

  
 Maserati Motonautica
The need for more and more powerful engines for power boat racers aroused the interest of the Maserati brothers, who knew they had something to offer with their powerful yet light engines, built completely in aluminium, made them ideal for this sport.
The name Maserati has been linked with this sport since 1930, and their engines have always taken the Italian power boats to very highest levels, conquering many records and world championships.
It is historic proof of the quality and technical contributions that Maserati gave to the field of power boat racing.
www.maserati-alfieri.co.uk /alfieri47.htm   (840 words)

  
 Welcome to the web site of the Maserati Club
It is devoted not only to owners of Maseratis but also to enthusiasts of the marque.
Owners of OSCA cars, which were built by the Maserati brothers after severing their relationship with the Maserati company in 1947, and Maserati Motorcycles are also welcome.
Copyright in the site belongs to the club, but content may be reproduced without charge provided copyright is acknowledged; the club reserves the right to withdraw or charge for this permission at any time.
www.maseraticlub.co.uk   (404 words)

  
 Maserati Spyder - RSportsCars.com
Maserati Unveils It's New Spider GT Styled by Italdesign-Giugiaro, the Spyder is the first new Maserati to be developed entirely under the supervision of company owners Ferrari.
Fitted with an all-new 4.2-litre normally-aspirated V8 engine, the new Spyder also pioneers Maserati’s use of a new Cambiocorsa (racing gearbox) transmission and sophisticated new, active suspension system called ‘Skyhook’.
Transferring the power from the front-mounted engine to the rear wheels is a choice of two transmissions.
www.rsportscars.com /eng/cars/maserati_spyder.asp   (510 words)

  
 Maserati Resource Centre - Home
Maserati launched the new Quattoporte Sport GT S at the International Motorshow (IAA) held in Frankfurt.
This new version of the QP is aimed at drivers who want a sportier feel to their luxury saloon and the list of alterations over the standard model is very promising.
From Maserati's Citroen era, this car exists in tiny numbers and was patiently tracked down by Edwin Faulkner who ist trying to collect a full set of "QPs" for himself!
www.maserati-rc.org   (830 words)

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