Maserati Levante can delay

Maserati Levante can delay

Raise The first SUV from Maserati, should be released only next year. The information was confirmed by the Chairman of Chrysler Group, Sergio Marchionne, in an interview for the Reuters news agency.

"We are trying to leave the Mirafiori plant ready for production, and the first models will be ready in 2015," said CEO of the Fiat group. The Italian model is expected to have great influence design of the Quattroporte and Ghibli.

Engine choices are not yet confirmed, but must include a V6, three liters with two turbochargers and 410 horsepower, a V8, with 530 horsepower from 3.8 liters and two turbos, and a diesel version with three-liter six-cylinder " V ", generating 275 horsepower and 61.18 lb-ft of torque.

Also during the interview, Marchionne revealed that Maserati will offer a street version of the concept Alfieri. "The engines and platforms already exist, so technically the production could begin in a period of 24 to 28 months," he concluded.

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