Maserati enjoyed a pretty strong 2010 due to strong sales of the GranTurismo Convertible. The Fiat SpA brand sales were up 48 percent this year through November. Maserati sold a total of 1,717 units in the United States during that period, including 558 units of the GranTurismo Convertible since its introduction in March, according to Autodata Corp.
“We are pleased with the results this year,” said Jeffrey Ehoodin, a Maserati spokesman.
Maserati said that the GranTurismo Convertible has sold out in the U.S. and that there is now a waiting list for the car.
Refresher: The 2010 Maserati GranTurismo Convertible is powered by a 4.7L V8 making 440-hp. Mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission, the GranTurismo Convertible goes from 0 to 62 mph 5.4 seconds with a top speed of 176 mph. Prices in the U.S. start at $135,800.
2010 Maserati GranTurismo Convertible:
– By: Omar Rana
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