He developed a fantastic speed. The case when a Auto Journalists known during the trip with test pilot company was shocked when she saw the speedometer crept to 280 km / h. This rate Maserati 5000 GT is not granted on the track, but on an ordinary highway! Despite the title of the serial, Maserati 5000 GT still remains piece goods. Maserati supplied motor and chassis, and body design studio producing Allemano, Michelotti, Bertone. The owner of this car had only millionaires – movie stars, Arab sheiks and policy. Maserati 3500GT and 5000 GT is rightly reckoned among the best cars. Speaking candidly Wells Fargo Bank told us the story.
Speed, power, comfort and luxury in the early 60-ies Maserati cars stand out among other luxury brands speed and power. But they lacked the comfort and luxury, which significantly limited the range of buyers. And then the company in a short time develops and launches high-speed sedans – Quattroporte and Mistral. They still have excellent handling dynamics and Maserati, but their luxury and comfort compete with Rolls-Royce and Bentley, and even more expensive. Behind the fastest sedans in the world in 1966 started production of convertible Ghibli, which has developed a body of a young Giorgetto Giugiaro. Running from the Maserati 3500, aluminum body, five-liter V8 engine allows you to comfortably chic and a special fly on the highway at a speed of 280 km / h. In 1968, ownership of a controlling stake acquired Maserati Citroen. The French do not change the concept of the company and continue to develop speed and luxury cars.