The prestigious Monterey Car Week 2020 was held at The Quail in The Quail and the new car, the Maserati MCXtrema.The limited-edition, 730-hp track-only hypercar from The House of Trident is the brand’s most powerful and extraordinary car. The new creation was designed to be driven on the track, so that you can hear the distinctive roar of the Maserati engine at full throttle.
Only 62 units of the state-of-the-art beast of a machine will be produced, dedicated to a selected, highly discerning clientèle. “Maserati MCXtrema was created to offer an incredibly exclusive product that can set a new paradigm for our track cars. The project is dedicated to a selected clientèle who are particularly attentive to distinctive details, ranging from the most refined and innovative design to exceptional performance,” said Davide Grasso, Maserati CEO.
The Hypercar is a car that pushes the limits of performance, based on inspiration from the Maserati MC20 base model, which marked the beginning of the brand’s new era. Made entirely in Italy, its bold design and exceptional capabilities began under the title ‘Project 24’, designed to impress and ignite passion for extreme racing.
“MCXtrema embodies the sporting spirit typical of Maserati’s DNA, a declaration of a new pathway for our brand, devoted to superlative manufacturing and able to stand out in the world of luxury engine production with uncompromising performance,” continued Grasso.
Set to undoubtedly become a collector’s classic, the MCXtrema is powered by its innovative twin-turbo 3.0-L V6 Nettuno engine, finely tuned to achieve maximum power. Centro Stile’s partnership with the Maserati The engineering team was able to achieve a minimal ride height, a flat underfloor and superior aerodynamics.
From its lightweight full-composite bodywork to polycarbonate windshield and side windows, the design is as powerful as the hypercar’s performance. Interior design features a racing seat with carbon and aluminum, a five-inch display on the steering wheel and buttons and rotary selectors.
Along with Ohlins’ four-way adjustable dampers and adjustable anti-roll bars, another unique feature is that this car has air jacks and an adjustable wing.