Italian performance car manufacturer Maserati unveiled the Trofeo Launch Edition under their popular Maserati Levante badge. The special edition of the cross-over SUV Levante will only be available in one power train - 3.8-litre twin turbo V8 turbo engine making max power of 600PS and 730Nm of Torque. Maserati is only taking 100 exclusive orders of the Levante Trofeo edition and the SUV special edition was showcased at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show.
Now the Levante was launched last year across international markets to much appreciation of enthusiasts as the first SUV from the Italian performance cars garage. It was appraised as the most practical performance SUV pitting it against the likes of Lamborghini Urus and Porsche Cayenne Turbo.
The additional set of design cues which the Launch Edition gets are carbon fibre inserts on the bumper, side skirts and the hood in matte or glossy black finish, and the brake callipers can be availed in silver, blue, yellow or red.The Levante Trofeo will be draped in new interiors in Pelletessuta which is an exclusive new material made by Ermenegildo Zegna exclusively for Maserati.
The Levante Trofeo Launch Edition will be available three colours, Blu Emozione Matte, Giallo Modenese and Rosso Magma. The interior features sports seats with a premium full-grain "Pieno Fiore" natural leather, with contrasting stitching and a "Trofeo" logo embroidered on the headrest, available in blue, red or yellow.
The Levante Launch Edition’s chassis sits on 22-inch Orione alloy wheels which can be availed in the choice of matte or glossy black finish, while the brake callipers are availed in silver, blue, yellow or red.
During the Geneva Motor Show, Maserati showcased the entire model year 2019 range, in the GranLusso and GranSport trims and also displayed the Quattroporte S Q4 GranLusso customised with Zegna Pelletessuta. Additionally, the Maserati GranTurismo MC in the Grigio Lava Matte colour, in an exclusive new configuration, was also on display.
In India, the Maserati Levante retails at Rs 1.45 crore(ex-showroom India), the Launch Edition being limited to 100 cars has only been reserved for its premium customers and its price is not been revealed yet however a normal Trofeo retails at USD $171,475 in the US.