(4.3) 7 reviews
MSRP: $10,296$34,356
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 13
Engine: 396-hp, 4.2-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 6-speed auto-shift manual w/OD and auto-manual
2006 Maserati Quattroporte

Our Take on the 2006 Maserati Quattroporte

Our Take

For the 2005 model year, Maserati introduced a full-size four-door luxury sedan called the Quattroporte. Designed by Pininfarina, the rear-wheel-drive Quattroporte competes against the Audi A8, BMW 7 Series and Mercedes-Benz S-Class.The Quattroporte has Brembo all-disc brakes and a Skyhook automa... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • 394-hp V-8
  • DuoSelect transmission
  • Designed by Pininfarina
  • Side-curtain airbags

3 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.