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Maserati Alfieri Concept Stuns on Pebble Beach Concept Lawn

The Porsche 911 and Jaguar F-Type will soon have new competition from Maserati, as the Italian manufacturer’s Alfieri sports car concept has reportedly been greenlit for production for 2016. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March, Maserati brought the 460-horsepower Alfieri to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance: Concept Lawn, where we were able to get a closer look at the Italian automaker’s concept. Based off of Maserati’s GranTurismo MC Stradale sports coupe, the Alfieri’s wheelbase is approximately 9.4-inches shorter than its platform-mate. In fact, at a little over 106-inches,…

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Report: Maserati Alfieri could be approved for production next month

Bloomberg recently learned that Maserati could give the Alfieri Concept an approval for production as early as next month. Reports in the past indicated that Fiat’s CEO, Sergio Marchionne, suggested the Alfieri could make it into production following lots of positive reception from the press–like us. After speaking with “sources” within Fiat, CEO Marchionne is rumored to announce the official decision on May 6. Should the model go into production, the Alfieri coupe will be built next to the all-new Levante crossover in Mirafiori, Italy. Speculation points to the use of…

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Report: Maserati to produce Alfieri, Levante to come later

Following the world debut of the beautiful Maserati Alfieri Concept, previewing a new entry-level coupe that could replace the Gran Turismo to compete against the Porsche 911 and the Jaguar F-Type, word is via Reuters that Fiat-Chrysler’s CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed that a production version could begin in 24-48 months. In the same breath, Marchionne also said that the highly-anticipated Levante SUV crossover was pushed back to 2015 after it was originally slated to be launched this year. Engine options will remain, which range from a 3.0L twin-turbo V6 with 410hp,…

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2014 Geneva: Maserati debuts new Alfieri Concept, hints at future entry-level model

Maserati unveiled its all-new and anticipated Alfieri Concept, which hints at a new entry-level sports coupe that will compete against the likes of the Porsche 911 and the Jaguar F-Type. Moreover, the Alfieri Concept has been described to provide a glimpse into Maserati’s direction in terms of design. Maserati says that the new Alfieri, when it hits production, will sport a turbo and non-turbo V8, a twin-turbo V6, and a turbodiesel–most likely a V6 engine. Named after one of Maserati’s founders, the Alfieri also comes in at a time when…

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