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2024 Maserati GranCabrio Folgore: A Luxurious 818-HP All-Electric Convertible

16 Apr 2024
  • What are the specifications of the 2024 Maserati GranCabrio Folgore?
  • What are the design features of the 2024 Maserati GranCabrio Folgore?

Maserati, renowned for its elegant and powerful automobiles, is embracing the future with the introduction of the 2024 GranCabrio Folgore—an all-electric droptop that melds striking design with cutting-edge electric powertrain technology. This convertible beauty not only promises an exhilarating driving experience but also sets new standards in the realm of electric luxury vehicles.

Powertrain and Performance

Powertrain and Performance

At the heart of the GranCabrio Folgore lies its advanced tri-motor electric powertrain. This system boasts three radial-flux permanent-magnet motors, with two situated at the rear and one at the front, delivering a combined output of 818 horsepower (610 kW) in "MaxBoost" mode. This formidable power enables the GranCabrio to accelerate with electrifying speed and grace.

The electric motors draw energy from a robust 92.5 kWh T-shaped lithium-ion battery pack strategically positioned between and behind the passengers. Maserati optimizes battery usage, utilizing 83 kWh effectively, which not only aids in performance but also enhances longevity. The car's regenerative braking capability is particularly impressive, with the ability to absorb up to 400 kW during deceleration.

Charging and Range

Maserati has also addressed the critical aspect of charging infrastructure. The GranCabrio Folgore can charge from 20% to 80% in just 18 minutes using a 270 kW-capable station—a testament to its readiness for long journeys. Notably, Maserati has innovated with an onboard "DC Booster," allowing the vehicle to charge at 50 kW even from older, lower-voltage charging stations. This innovation ensures flexibility and convenience in various charging scenarios.

Design and Luxury

Design and Luxury

Beyond its powerhouse performance, the GranCabrio Folgore maintains Maserati's hallmark aesthetics and luxury. The convertible's classic proportions are preserved, thanks to the strategic placement of the battery pack. Inside, the cabin exudes opulence, featuring premium materials, advanced technology, and bespoke comfort elements such as seat-mounted heaters designed to keep passengers cozy even with the top down.

In summary, the 2024 Maserati GranCabrio Folgore is not merely an electric vehicle; it represents Maserati's unwavering commitment to craftsmanship, innovation, and the future of automotive excellence. With its blend of power, style, and technology, this convertible promises to redefine the driving experience for enthusiasts seeking both sustainability and luxury.

Wael Nakhle

BY Wael Nakhle

Wael is an automotive content writer specializes in creating written content for Motor 283. Producing a wide range of content, including blog posts, articles, product descriptions, reviews, and technical guides related to cars, trucks, motorcycles, and other vehicles, with an unprecedented passion for cars, and motorcycles.

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