2011 Maserati GranTurismo S Automatic Sport Pack UK review and pictures

Posted on Monday, 8 August 2011 , 09:08:56 byEmil

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Maserati GranTurismo S Automatic Sport Pack UK

The 2011 Maserati GranTurismo S Automatic Sport Pack has been recently introduced by Maserati GB, further enhancing a performance oriented experience, without any compromise on the convenience and ease of the ZF automatic transmission. The GranTurismo S Automatic boasts a revised exhaust system which provides an even richer sound due to its bypass valves fully open in Sport mode. However, a set of sports styling features define the Sport pack, including black mesh side grilles, black look headlights, a stylish grille that fetaures the Maserati Trident logo with red accents as well as Grigio Mercury Neptune-design alloy wheels that complete the sportier look of the car.
The 4.7-liter V8 of the GranTurismo Automatic delivers 440 HP and 490 Nm of torque and reaches the sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in 5 seconds. Its maximum speed is of 183 mph. The price of the Sport pack includes a 3 years/unlimited mileage warranty.

MASERATI GB ANNOUNCES SPORT PACK FOR GRANTURISMO S AUTOMATIC



Maserati GB is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Sport Pack for its best selling model in the UK, the GranTurismo S Automatic.


This Sport pack further enhances the GranTurismo S Automatic to deliver a performance oriented experience, whilst retaining the ease and convenience of the ZF automatic transmission. The Sport pack for the GranTurismo S Automatic features the super-fast MC Auto Shift softwareand a revised exhaust system which keeps its bypass valves fully open in Sport mode to provide an even richer sound.


The Sport pack also boasts a number of sports styling features. These include body coloured side skirts and front winglets, a stylish black grille featuring the Maserati Trident logo with red accents, black mesh side grilles, black look headlights, an integrated rear boot lid spoiler and oval exhaust pipes, along with Grigio Mercury Neptune-design alloy wheels to finish off its sportier look.


The GranTurismo S Automatic, equipped with dual-cast brake discs as standard, features a 4.7-litre V8 which develops 440 HP (323kW) at 7000 rpm. The maximum torque is 490Nm at 4750 rpm and it sprints from 0 to 100km/h (0 to 62mph) in 5 seconds flat. Its top speed is 183 mph.


The Sport pack is priced at ?3,840 bringing the price of a Sport pack equipped GranTurismo S Automatic to ?92,480 on the road, including 3 years/unlimited mileage warranty.