The Maserati Kubang escapes before time

The new SUV from Maserati based on the platform of the Jeep Renegade already has its first official images, thanks to a leak that occurred through the internet. The Kubang will have engines up to 600 HP and a length of around 4,30 meters.

Maserati KubangSor launch will not occur before 2018, but the first images already have been filtering through the internet. At least that is a joke most of the April’s Fool, the specialized portal Worldcarfans showed two early photographs of the Kubang, courtesy of an unidentified source of Maserati.

Maserati Kubang will be the second SUV of the Italian brand and will take your name of the prototype with the same name debuted in the year 2003. Of dimensions smaller than the Levante, will be based on the same platform used by the Jeep renegade and the Fiat 500X. Its total length will be located around 4,30 meters and by what can be observed in the images, your design will be heavily influenced by the Lift, although on a reduced scale.

The same source says that will only be offered with four-wheel drive, while your offer mechanical have engines, gasoline and diesel four-cylinder and 2.0-liter from the front to their versions more simple, that will have a price start located at around the 35.000 €.

in Addition there will be versions more powerful and expensive, thanks to a V8 engine of 4.7 liters, approximately 600 horsepower, which will allow you to achieve a 0-100 in around 4 seconds. In the case of the engines more powerful would be available in a manual change of seven speeds, while the most simple would be a change automatic nine gear.

say that in addition there will be a Kubang 100% electric, that would come to market only in 2019 under the name e-Kubang, with an autonomy of around 800 kilometres, thanks to its two electric motors 300 HP.

Maserati Kubang