Maserati has a wealthy motorsports historical past, as with most automakers. To laud its racing roots, the Italian marque launched two new restricted version fashions again in April, the F Tributo Special Edition.
Available on the Ghibli sedan and the Levante SUV, the F Tributo Special Edition goals to have a good time the model’s achievements in motorsports. The two automobiles include unique paint colours and styling modifications that may create their distinction from the remainder of the Maserati lineup.
More importantly, the brand new particular version fashions are actually obtainable to order within the US and Canada.
Of course, what’s Maserati racing with out Juan Manual Fangio, who drove the 250F on January 17, 1954, because the automaker made its debut in Formula 1. The relaxation, as they are saying, is historical past and the F Tributo particular version goals to honor that. If it is not apparent at this level, ‘F’ stands for Fangio whereas ‘Tributo’ means homage or tribute.
The Ghibli and Levante F Tributo fashions are available in unique colours; Azzurro Tributo and Rosso Tributo. Red is, after all, the colour of Italian motorsports and the very paintwork that Maserati race vehicles wore earlier than. The vibrant blue, however, represents the colours of Maserati’s residence, the City of Modena.
Both particular version fashions additionally put on a touch of yellow on the brake calipers and wheels, which is one other reference to Modena and Fangio’s 250F. The Ghibli wears 21-inch Titano wheels in shiny black, whereas the Levante wears 21-inch black Anteo ones. Both vehicles additionally include distinctive badging. Inside, the particular Ghibli and Levante each include black full-grain “Pieno Fiore” leather-based upholstery with purple and yellow stitching throughout.
For pricing, the Maserati web site lists the Ghibli F Tributo at $98,890 and $101,390, relying on the dealership, whereas the Levante F Tributo sells for $106,590.