Power output: 256 HP
Transmission: ZF five-speed manual
Suspension: Four-wheel independent
Wheelbase: 110 in
About our 1966 Maserati Quattroporte Series 1
History of the 1966 Maserati Quattroporte Series 1
From 1963 through 1966 a total of 230 examples of the Quattroporte Series I were constructed. In 1966, minor aesthetic changes occurred including the addition of twin headlights, already standard on U.S. cars. It was equipped with a 4.1 L, V8 engine, producing 256 HP at 5,600 rpm, and either a five-speed ZF manual transmission or a three-speed automatic. Maserati claimed a top speed of 143 mph. Later a 4.7-liter V8 engine became available from 1968, that produced nearly 300 HP.