Test Drive: Excels in every aspect
Published: 10/05/2017 12:00 pm
The off-road test drive of Maserati Levante was held at the purpose build 4x4 adventure park in the grounds of the Oman Automobile Association to highlight the SUV's capabilities. A luxury SUV that is 5m long, over 2m wide and over two tonnes may have its challenges, but yet it excels
Maserati 3 litre V6 engine with twin turbo makes the 70 plus degree incline an easy and effortless task. The blue Levante has 350 hp, while the white Levante S has 430 hp. Both variants have smooth power delivery. With excellent damping from the suspensions that both connects you to the varying road surface and isolates you from the harsh bumps and dips.
The very steep decline is also easily handled by the hill-decent electronics.
Structural rigidity and ground breaking Q4 Intelligent all wheel drive system that transfers the appropriate power to any wheel in 100 milliseconds for precision response and makes for some impressive three wheel action
Water, mud or side inclines are easily dispatched through the advanced active air suspension and done in luxurious comfort that feel well protected from the environments surroundings. Taking a fine Italian marque off-roading has never been so much fun.