Maserati has launched the new MC20 supercar in the Indian market at the price of INR 3.65 crore ex-showroom. The brand has opened bookings for the Maserati MC20 in June, and reports suggest that deliveries will begin in February 2022. The Maserati MC20 made its world debut on 09th September 2020. The Italian marquee had revealed that the ‘MC’ stands for Maserati Corse and ’20’ for the year 2020.
Maserati MC20 Supercar – Technical Specifications
Powering the Maserati MC20 Supercar is a 3.0-litre 90-degree V6 cylinder ‘Nettuno’ engine. The Formula1 technology derived engine features twin-turbochargers with electronically actuated Waste Gates. The engine also comes with a Double Overhead Camshaft with variable valve timing and a passive pre-chamber combustion system. The innovative system features a twin injection system with direct and indirect injectors and twin-spark plugs. The Maserati Twin Combustion system comes with a fuel supply pressurised to over 5000 PSI on the direct injection system and 87 PSI on the Port (indirect) injection system.
Thanks to the Formula1 derived technology, the Maserati MC20 produces 630 PS of power and 730 Nm of torque from the small 3.0-litre V6 motor. The car offers a specific power output of 210 PS/litre. This, combined with the low 1,500 kg kerb weight, gives the MC20 the best-in-class weight-to-power ratio of 2.33 kg/hp. The power is channelled to the wheels through an 8-speed DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission).
Maserati MC20 Supercar – Design and Aerodynamics
The Maserati MC20 comes with a low slung front end with a prominent Trident logo. The car also comes with air vents on the bonnet and air intakes on the fascia. The car features sweptback LED headlamps, wraparound taillamps and a high-mounted inlet. The engine compartment of the supercar comes with a polycarbonate engine cover that features louvres and butterfly doors. The brand revealed that the MC20 has gone through two-thousand man-hours in the Dallara Wind Tunnel with more than a thousand CFD simulations. The car features axial force coefficient CX under 0,38.
Maserati MC20 Supercar – Features
The Maserati MC20 Supercar comes with features such as driver-oriented twin 10-inch screens. The supercar also gets a carbon fibre central console, wireless smartphone charger. The MC20 also comes with connected features such as Alexa and Wifi Hotspot for the Maserati Touch Control Plus (MTC Plus MIA). The supercar also gets GT, Wet, Sport, Corsa, and ESP OFF functions selectable from the centrally mounted driving mode selector.