The Maserati of SUVs has arrived with the Levante. Occupying the mid-size SUV segment, Levante comfortably seats five with plenty of space in a compact package that makes it easy to maneuver and park. Levante's practical attributes are apparent in the way it is designed. The goal for Maserati was to design an SUV that would defy expectations of how a SUV should handle on the road while at the same time defying notions of what a Maserati is capable of doing in extreme conditions. Levante has a 3.0 liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine in two configurations. For the Levante, the V6 produces 345 bhp for a 0-60 mph time of 5.8 seconds and a top speed over 156 mph. In Levante S trim, the V6 is tuned so that the engine boasts an impressive 424 bhp with a 0-60 mph time of just 5.0 seconds and a top speed of 164 mph. Whichever model you choose, Levante offers aggressive styling that is unmistakably Maserati, and both models come with Q4, Maserati's four-wheel drive system that biases rear-wheel drive during dry conditions but can split power evenly between front and rear wheels for optimal traction in slippery conditions.

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