FPT Industrial and Maserati Partner to Create the New 100% Electric Gran Turismo Folgore

What’s Happening

FPT Industrial, the powertrain brand of Iveco Group and world-leading manufacturer of low environmental impact solutions, and Maserati, the legendary House of the Trident, have worked closely together to create the new Maserati Gran Turismo Folgore, the first car in the Brand’s history to adopt a 100% electric powertrain.

Why It Matters

The new Maserati Gran Turismo Folgore is a significant development for both FPT Industrial and Maserati. For FPT Industrial, it represents a major step into the high-performance car segment, while for Maserati, it is the first step in its electrification journey. The car is also a major milestone for the automotive industry as a whole, as it demonstrates the increasing maturity of electric vehicle technology.

Key Points

  • The Gran Turismo Folgore is based on 800V technology and has been developed with cutting-edge technical solutions derived from Formula E.
  • It is equipped with three 300 kW permanent-magnet motors integrated into front and rear FPT Industrial electric axles, delivering up to 761 hp to the vehicle.
  • It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just 2.7 seconds and has a top speed of 325 km/h.
  • It is manufactured in the ePowertrain plant, the Iveco Group’s first carbon-neutral premises in Turin (Italy).

Bottom Line

The new Maserati Gran Turismo Folgore is a landmark car that represents a significant step forward for both FPT Industrial and Maserati. It is a powerful, efficient, and stylish electric car that is sure to turn heads.

Additional Information:

The new Maserati Gran Turismo Folgore will be available in Europe from the end of 2023. Pricing has not yet been announced.


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