The car is new from the ground up, and aside from the exterior tweaks and large gaping grille; the updated Quattroporte is bigger, more luxurious and lighter on fuel.
The interior has been overhauled too, along with a pair of all-new Ferrari-built engines. There’s an entry-level 404bhp twin-turbo V6 and flagship 523bhp V8 – both of which get that addictive Italian exhaust note we’ve come to expect from Maseratis of late.
But what is it like to drive? Check out the video from the launch in a snowy Southern France, for our verdict on the new four-door Maserati.