Maserati Levante Trofeo India launch by 2019-end, to feature Twin Turbo V8 engine
Italian luxury carmaker Maserati will launch Levante Trofeo in India by the end of 2019. Maserati Levante Trofeo will come with a powerful engine, sporty exteriors and luxurious interiors. India will be one of the first right-hand drive markets to receive the SUV.
Powering Maserati Levante Trofeo will be a 3.8-litre Twin Turbo V8 engine that produces 590 hp and 730 Nm of peak torque. It is mated to a Q4 Intelligent All-Wheel Drive system. Like all Maserati petrol engines, this V8 is also produced by Ferrari in Maranello. The SUV can make 0-100 kmph in 3.9 seconds and boasts of a top speed of more than 300 kmph.
So far as the design of Maserati Levante Trofeo is concerned, it gets a restyled lower front fascia and rear bumper. The SUV's lower splitter, side blades in the front air intakes, side skirt inserts and rear extractor are made of ultralight, high-gloss carbon fibre. The hood is new and features two aggressive air intakes for better cylinder head cooling.
The cabin of Levante Trofeo features sculpted sport seats that have premium full grain "Pieno Fiore" natural leather, available in black, red and tan, with contrast stitching and "Trofeo" logo stitched on the headrests.