2006 Maserati Quattroporte
"Making its North American debut at the
LA Auto Show, the Sport
GT is the high- performance version of Maserati's Quattroporte flagship.
Power is provided by a 4.2-liter, 400 horsepower V-8 mated to a Cambricorsa
paddle-shift manual transmission that can change gears in 1/10th of a second.
Performance figures include 0 to 60 mph in 5.2 seconds and a top speed
of 170 mph. Features include Maserati's "Skyhook" continuously variable
adaptive suspension, racing-style Brembo brakes, 19-inch alloy wheels and
carbon-fiber interior trim." (quote from L.A. Auto Show website)