Maserati revealed their Gran Turismo Folgore at the Formula E announcement event. The all-electric sports coupe will be the brand’s first production electric car. The prototype is seen under a blue camouflage which is almost production-ready.
Maserati Gran Turismo Folgore
Maserati has not divulged any details regarding their first-ever EV. But sources tell that the Gran Turismo high-performance trim will likely produce 1200+ hp. This makes it the most powerful Maserati ever to be made. Three electric motors will power all 4 wheels of the Gran Turismo Folgore. This should help the EV to go from a standstill to 100 kph in just under 3 seconds with a top speed of around 190 mph (306 kph).
Maserati Formula E participation
Maserati have decided to enter in the Formula E event organised by Federaion Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA). The news was made public during the Rome E Prix which occurred between 9-11th of this month. They will partner with the existing ROKit Venturi Racing team from the 9th season of the competition i.e next year. They displayed the Gran Turismo Folgore during this event to show their commitment to electric vehicles.