1994→1998 Maserati Quattroporte IV

1994→1998 Maserati Quattroporte IV

1994→1998 Maserati Quattroporte IV

For many years, Maserati was the only Italian manufacturer to produce a flagship four-door saloon. Spacious, refined, elegant and very comfortable, the Quattroporte – in its various guises – was a luxury saloon with thinly veiled sporting pretensions.

In Detail

submitted by Richard Owen
type Series Production Car
production years 1994 – 1998
built at Modena, Italy
body stylist Marcello Gandini
production 668
engine 60° V6
position Twin IHI Turbos
ignition Electronic Ignition
valvetrain DOHC 4 Vaves / Cyl
fuel feed Weber-Marelli multipoint Electronic Injection
bore 94 mm / 3.7 in
stroke 67 mm / 2.6 in
compression 7.4:1
power 211.8 kw / 284 bhp @ 6000 rpm
bhp/weight 181.35 bhp per tonne
torque 423.0 nm / 312 ft lbs @ 3500 rpm
body / frame Unitary Steel Monocoque w/Front Steel Subframe
driven wheels RWD
front tires 205/55ZR16
rear tires 205/55ZR16
front brakes Ventilated Discs w/ABS
rear brakes Ventilated Discs w/ABS
front wheels F 40.6 x 17.8 cm / 16.0 x 7.0 in
rear wheels R 40.6 x 20.3 cm / 16.0 x 8.0 in
steering Rack & Pinion w/Asssist
f suspension MacPherson Struts w/Coil Springs, Telescopic Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
r suspension Semi Trailing Arms w/Coil Springs, Telescopic Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
curb weight 1566 kg / 3450 lbs
wheelbase 2650 mm / 104.3 in
front track 1522 mm / 59.9 in
rear track 1502 mm / 59.1 in
length 4550 mm / 179.1 in
width 1810 mm / 71.3 in
height 1380 mm / 54.3 in
transmission Getrag 6-Speed Manual or 4-Speed ZF Auto
top speed ~260 kph / 161.6 mph
0 – 60 mph ~5.8 seconds
fuel capacity 82 litres or 21.65 gal.