A brand new unit of the Maserati Quattroporte has recently burned to the ground, for no obvious reason, in Azerbaijan.
If you wanted to but a supercar but you’re concerned with a lot of units burning like a crisp for no obvious reason, don’t worry, because this also happens to other Italian vehicles, premium ones, in this case, as the model in question has recently burned to the ground. According to the local automotive media, the Maserati Quattroporte has spontaneously combusted and there was no information about a crash. Happily no one was injured in the fire. The incident took place in Baku.
The Maserati Quattroporte has been introduced back in 2012 and it’s a front engined, rear-wheel / all-wheel drive model, being also the first vehicle in the company’s lineup to get a diesel engine, in the shape of a 3.0L, along with the 3.0L V6 petrol burner or the 3.8 liter turbocharged V8. All units are mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission, signed by ZF. The Quattroporte stands at 5,263 mm in length, at 1,958 mm in width, at 1,481 mm in height and they are riding on a 3,171 mm long wheelbase.