1987→1994 Maserati 430


Maserati 430

Maserati 430

The Maserati 430 was launched in 1987 to be sold alongside the Maserati 425 at first, before finally replacing it from 1989.

It was equipped with the new 2.8-litre fuel-injected engine of the Maserati 228, and as such was intended primarily for export markets.

The power output reached 250 hp without catalyst exhaust system, and 225 hp with it wherever required by local regulations. The top speed exceeded 240 km/h, with the possibility of specifying active

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Maserati 430 In Detail

tags Maserati Biturbo
submitted by Richard Owen
type Series Production Car
production years 1987 – 1994
built at Italy
production 995
price $ $ 41,500
predeccesor 1983 Maserati 425
engine 90° V6
position Front Longitudinal
aspiration Twin IHI Water-Cooled Turbos
ignition Electronic Ignition
valvetrain DOHC, 3 Valves per Cyl
fuel feed Electronic Injection
displacement 2790 cc / 170.3 in³
bore 94.0 mm / 3.7 in
stroke 67.0 mm / 2.64 in
compression 7.7:1
power 167.8 kw / 225.0 bhp @ 5600 rpm
specific output 80.65 bhp per litre
bhp/weight 162.34 bhp per tonne
torque 333.5 nm / 246.0 ft lbs @ 3500 rpm
redline 6400
body / frame Unitary Steel Monocoque
driven wheels RWD
front tires 205/55VR-15
rear tires 205/55VR-15
front brakes Vented Discs w/ Vacuum Assist
front wheels F 38.1 x 16.5 cm / 15.0 x 6.5 in
rear wheels R 38.1 x 16.5 cm / 15.0 x 6.5 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/ Power Assist
f suspension MacPherson Struts w/Telescopic Dampers, Coil Springs, Anti-Roll Bar
r suspension Semi-Trailing Arms w/Telescopic Dampers, Coil Springs, Anti-Roll Bar
curb weight 1386 kg / 3056 lbs
wheelbase 2601 mm / 102.4 in
front track 1443 mm / 56.8 in
rear track 1453 mm / 57.2 in
length 4399 mm / 173.2 in
width 1730 mm / 68.1 in
height 1359 mm / 53.5 in
transmission 5-Speed Manual
gear ratios 3.42:1, 1.94:1, 1.39:1, 1.00:1, 0.79:1
final drive 3.31:1
top speed ~230 kph / 142.9 mph
0 – 60 mph ~5.8 seconds
0 – 100 mph ~19.2 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile ~15.0 seconds