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With brawny twin-turbo powertrains and exquisite styling, the 2023 Maserati Ghibli S Q4 is a sports sedan with an overwhelmingly Italian flavor. You won’t find any wimpy four-cylinders here, either.
The Ghibli’s entry-level engine is a 345-hp twin-turbo V-6 that can be upgraded to 424 ponies in the mid-range Modena trim. The most ripped model is the twin-turbo V-8 Trofeo, which pumps out a stout 580 horsepower.
The Maserati lineup is tuned for fun, with handling that’s refined enough to satisfy luxury buyers who might otherwise go for an Audi A6 or a Mercedes-Benz E-class. Unfortunately, that refinement doesn’t cover the Ghibli’s interior.
Engine & Performance
The base setup for the Ghibli is a 345-hp twin-turbo 3.0-liter V-6 with rear-wheel drive; the Modena model ups the power to 424 horsepower.
Going with the range-topping Trofeo model adds a 580-hp twin-turbocharged 3.8-liter V-8 engine. Rear-wheel drive is standard, but all-wheel drive (Q4 in Maserati parlance) is