2020 Maserati Ghibli

2020 Maserati Ghibli vs Quattroporte

2019 Maserati Ghibli


2019 Maserati Quattroporte
345-hp 3.0L V6

Base Engine

424-hp 3.0L V6
424-hp 3.0L V6

Engine Upgrade

523-hp 3.8L V8
178 mph

Top Speed

193 mph
195.7 in.


207.2 in.
17.7 cubic feet

Trunk Space

18.7 cubic feet
$70,990 MSRP

Starting Price

$99,490 MSRP

You’ve always wanted to own a Maserati, but which Maserati is going to feel like a perfect fit with your lifestyle? If you’re interested in a subtle and sophisticated Maserati sedan, you’ll need to compare the 2020 Maserati Ghibli vs. Quattroporte. Although each delivers an impressive performance and offers the luxurious interior features you can’t live without, there are more than a few differences between the two!

Power and Performance: Ghibli or Quattroporte?

For many Maserati drivers near San Antonio and Houston, nothing is more important than performance. Before you test drive each model at Maserati of Austin, compare their engine options and performance specs here:

Maserati Ghibli Performance

  • Base Engine: 345-hp 3.0L V6 and 369 lb-ft torque
  • Engine Upgrade: 424-hp 3.0L V6 with 428 lb-ft torque
  • Both engines are paired with a ZF 8-speed automatic transmission, and all configurations offer a Sport Mode. For a Limited Slip Differential and a twin dual-pipe exhaust system, upgrade with the the Ghibli S. For AWD, choose the Ghibli S Q4.

Maserati Quattroporte Performance

  • Base Engine: 424-hp 3.0L V6 with 428 lb-ft torque
  • Engine Upgrade: 523-hp 3.8L V8 with 524 lb-ft torque
  • All Quattroporte models receive the ZF 8-speed automatic transmission, a Limited Slip Differential, and a Sport Mode. Only the Quattroporte S Q4 offers AWD; the high-end GTS trim is powered by RWD.

At first glance, it looks like the Quattroporte is the superior performer, but unless you’re going to opt for the top-level trim, what this model really offers is refinement. Since the high-end Ghibli costs less than the base-model Quattroporte, it may be the better choice for the performance enthusiast who’s willing to give up a few luxuries.

Pricing and Features: Ghibli or Quattroporte?

Comparing the Maserati Ghibli vs. Quattroporte, you’ll notice that they start in very different price ranges! Here’s how their trim levels compare:

Maserati Ghibli Trim Levels

  • Ghibli – Starting at $70,990 MSRP
  • Ghibli S – Starting at $75,990 MSRP
  • Ghibli S Q4 – Starting at $78,490

Maserati Quattroporte Trim Levels

  • Quattroporte S – Starting at $99,490 MSRP
  • Quattroporte S Q4 – Starting at $103,990 MSRP
  • Quattroporte GTS – Starting at $124,990

The Ghibli interior and the Quattroporte interior both start with an 8.4-inch touchscreen display, a 10-speaker Harman/Kardon® audio system, 12-way power front seats, and a hands-free power trunk. However, the Quattroporte sets itself apart with standard features like four-zone automatic climate control, a heated leather/wood steering wheel, and a power rear sunblind. Interested in rear executive class seats? You can only access this covetable feature when you decide to pay the Maserati Quattroporte price.

Compare the Maserati Ghibli vs. Quattroporte at Maserati of Austin

If you’re comparing the Maserati Ghibli vs. Quattroporte for 2020, there’s simply no substitute for hands-on experience. Drive into Maserati of Austin, find a new Ghibli or a new Quattroporte that you love, and find out how it handles the roads of Dallas and El Paso! No matter which high-end Italian car you settle on, we know you’ll love how you feel behind the wheel.

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