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Maserati introduces open-top MC20 Cielo on May 25

The all-new Maserati MC20 Cielo will come with a carbon fibre body and it is being expected that it will sport the same drivetrain as the MC20 super car.

Maserati will manufacture the MC20 Cielo at its factory in Viale Ciro Menotti.

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Updated on:
May 17, 2022, 16:23

The all-new Maserati MC20 Cielo comes with carbon fiber bodywork and is expected to feature the same powertrain as the MC20 supercar.

Maserati has confirmed that it will introduce its open-top MC20 supercar, called the Cielo, on May 25. Maserati shared the MC20 Cielo standards for Maserati Corse, referring to racing and the 2020 standards, while the Cielo refers to the sky. Maserati said this new model has the DNA of a super sports car and offers the user a smooth driving experience. Maserati also announced that the upcoming model is the new Spyder and has been developed in Itlay at the Maserati Innovation Lab in Modena.

Maserati will manufacture the MC20 Cielo at its factory in Viale Ciro Menotti, as will the coupé. Details regarding technical and mechanical specifications of the new car are not yet known, but the premium carmaker has shown the model in sky blue covered camouflage. Maserati has also posted a teaser video on its official Instagram page where the new car is not shown, but the sky appears along with the car’s spinning sound. The video appears as someone recording video while the roof of the MC20 Cielo was open.

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The all-new Maserati MC20 Cielo comes with carbon fiber bodywork and is expected to feature the same powertrain as the MC20 supercar. The Maserati MC20 supercar comes with a 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6 capable of producing 621 hp and massive 730 Nm of torque. The car accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in just 2.9 seconds and reaches a top speed of 325 km/h.

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An electric variant of this lineup is also expected, but Maserati has kept quiet about that. However, the company has said that the electric variant will be more powerful than the ICE version with more features.

Date of first publication: May 17, 2022, 16:23 IST