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2017 Maserati Ghibli
3.0L
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$37,582
78 listings nationwide
3 GREAT deals
7 GOOD deals

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2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Quadrifoglio RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$51,630
31 listings nationwide

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2017 Audi A4
2.0T Premium Plus FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,830
16 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2017 Maserati Ghibli
3.0L
George Kennedy Preview:

The Maserati brand conjures up images of the height of Italian luxury. Say the name and you can almost picture a classic grand touring car gracefully running along a road that hugs the...

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Quadrifoglio RWD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

Three decades without an Alfa Romeo sport sedan is far too long, and an absence like that means the quirky marque has been saddled with hyperbolic expectations in true Alfa fashion. So...

2017 Audi A4
2.0T Premium Plus FWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

For 2017, Audi continues the design, engineering, and technological shift ushered in by last year’s all-new TT sports car. This year, the A4 sedan, the Q7 SUV, and the R8 supercar rece...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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  • Look and Feel 10
  • Performance 10
  • Form & Function 7
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2017 Maserati Ghibli
3.0L
30
jcmalex writes:
I recently purched a q4. I have a 2012 M3 as well with 7k miles. Both awesome cars. I was surprised the Masera...
Power Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"more engine torque makes a big difference"
Handling Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD better.
"smaller, lighter, overall more refined suspension"
Looks/Style Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"fresh Italian styling"
Front Seats Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"comfort"
Back Seats Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"more room"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"large trunk"
Family Car Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"more room"
Value Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"they are eager to move these cars and offer a good deal for the money"
Would Buy Ranked 2017 BMW M3 Sedan RWD worse.
"better value for the money based on the deal Maserati will negotiate"
Shintyy7 writes:
Performs well but a rough ride. Not a daily car, but good for pleasure and sports driving enthusiast. Dont ex...
Power Ranked 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 300 worse.
"Engine is more powerful with 404 HP. Really good pick up."
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class E 300 worse.
"When compared to a sports car Ghibli is better but E300 is more of a comfortable sedan feel car and cannot compare with Ghibli front seats."
Curtis writes:
The engine and power
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Quadrifoglio RWD
65
OKqPwixvGDuXgylmrIJ writes:
The best handling car Ive driven recently. Especially under $100,000.
Back Seats Ranked 2017 Lamborghini Huracan LP 580-2 Spyder worse.
"They exist."
Family Car Ranked 2017 Lamborghini Huracan LP 580-2 Spyder worse.
"More better seats. Yep, MORE better. "
10
Andre writes:
This was a punchy little luxury-like car. It felt like a dressed up Corolla to me. It was very fast, smooth ri...
SchtickAL writes:
Very responsive chassis with ample power.
2017 Audi A4
2.0T Premium Plus FWD
Jesusmiramo writes:
Nice good looking car, fun to drive and feels the comfort and luxury
10
Guru97M5N writes:
A few details could be better. CD player in the glovebox is awkward at best. Grill/front end styling could u...
Looks/Style Ranked 2017 BMW 3 Series better.
"Front end styling seems more stylish (exception is the Audi LED lights). Audi back end looks a little bobbed relative to the BMW."
Value Ranked 2017 BMW 3 Series worse.
"Power delivery of the Audi 4 is smoother and quieter than the BMW 330, making Audi feel like a better car. "
20
Jesse writes:
Amazing car - you cant go wrong. Power, handling, ride comfort (smooth), all are excellent and pleasing. The...
Looks/Style Ranked 2017 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE with Technology Pkg worse.
"Both cars are handsome and conservative, but sharper design on the Audi."
Value Ranked 2017 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SE with Technology Pkg better.
"Great car, excellent quality and CR rating, fun to drive. The Audi gives you AWD and more luxury - which is nice, but not necessary if you are trying to save money."

Specs

2017 Maserati Ghibli
3.0L
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Quadrifoglio RWD
2017 Audi A4
2.0T Premium Plus FWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 8-Speed Automatic 7-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
17 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
24 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 15.3 gal 15.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
345 hp @ 5,250 RPM
505 hp @ 6,500 RPM
252 hp @ 5,000 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 1,750 RPM
443 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
273 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
9.3:1
9.6:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
2,900 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.41 in x 3.33 in
3.4 in x 3.23 in
3.25 in x 3.65 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- -- 5 stars
Rollover -- -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard -- Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 37.7 in -- 41.3 in
Back Legroom 33.2 in -- 35.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 17.7 cu ft -- 13 cu ft
Exterior
Length 195.7 in 182.6 in 186.1 in
Width 82.7 in 79.7 in 79.6 in
Height 57.5 in 56.1 in 56.2 in
Wheelbase 118 in 111 in 111 in

Available Options

2017 Maserati Ghibli
3.0L

Exterior Colors

  • BLU EMOZIONE Metallic
  • BLU PASSIONE Metallic
  • BRONZO Siena METALLESCENT
  • Bianco
  • Bianco Alpi Pearlescent
  • Champagne METALLESCENT
  • GRIGIO
  • GRIGIO MARATEA Metallic
  • GRIGIO METALLO
  • Nero
  • Nero RIBELLE Metallic
  • Pearlescent Paint (Bianco Alpi)
  • Rosso Energia Pearlescent
  • Rosso FOLGORE Metallic

Option Packages

  • Bowers & Wilkins 1280 Watts Surround Sound System
  • Harmon Kardon 900 Watts Premium Sound System
  • Heated Rear Seats
  • Power Rear Sunblind
  • Power Trunk Closer with Contactless Opening/Closing
  • Shift Paddles
  • Skyhook Electronic Damping Control
  • Bi-Xenon Headlights with Adaptive Front Lighting System
  • Black Painted Brake Calipers
  • Blue Painted Brake Calipers
  • Red Painted Brake Calipers
  • Silver Painted Brake Calipers
  • Wi-Fi Vehicle Hot Spot
  • Alcantara Headliner and Pillars
  • Black Carbon/Leather 3-Spoke Steering Wheel
  • Carbon Door Sills
  • Carbon Insert Sport Steering Wheel
  • Carbon Shift Paddles
  • Dashboard and Door Armrest Extended Leather
  • Heated Beige Leather Steering Wheel with Wood Insert
  • Heated Leather/Wood Steering Wheel
  • High-Gloss Carbon Fiber Trim
  • High-Gloss Ebano Wood Trim
  • Interior Carbon Kit
  • Open Pore Radica Wood Trim
  • Open Pore Rovere Chiaro Wood Trim
  • Piano Black High-Gloss Wood Trim
  • Rosso, Full Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Sabbia Wood/Leather 3-Spoke Steering Wheel
  • Sabbia, Full Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Wood/Leather 3-Spoke Steering Wheel
  • Carbon Kit
  • Luxury Pack Zegna Edition
  • Luxury Package
  • Premium Package
  • Metallescent Paint
  • Metallic Paint
  • Mica Paint
  • Blind-Spot Detection
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • Blu, Full Premium Drilled Leather Upholstery
  • Blu, Full Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Blu, Zegna Edition Upholstery
  • Cuoio, Full Premium Drilled Leather Upholstery
  • Cuoio, Full Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Cuoio, Zegna Edition Upholstery
  • Marrone, Full Premium Drilled Leather Upholstery
  • Marrone, Full Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Marrone, Zegna Edition Upholstery
  • Nero, Full Premium Drilled Leather Upholstery
  • Nero, Full Premium Leather Upholstery
  • Nero, Zegna Edition Upholstery
  • Rosso, Full Premium Drilled Leather Upholstery
  • Rosso, Zegna Edition Upholstery
  • Sabbia, Full Premium Drilled Leather Upholstery
  • Sabbia, Zegna Edition Upholstery
  • Front Seats Ventilation
  • Wheels: 20" GTS Forged Anthracite Finish
  • Wheels: 20" Urano Machined Polished Alloy
  • Wheels: 20" Urano Silver Painted Alloy
  • Wheels: 21" Titano Forged Dark Matte Finish Alloy
2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Quadrifoglio RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Misano Blue Metallic
  • Montecarlo Blue Metallic
  • Rosso Alfa
  • Rosso Competizione Tri-Coat
  • Silverstone Gray Metallic
  • Trofeo White Tri-Coat
  • Vesuvio Gray Metallic
  • Vulcano Black Metallic

Option Packages

  • Harman Kardon Premium Audio
  • Brembo Ultra-High-Performance CCM Brakes
  • Driver Assistance Dynamic Plus Package
  • Forward-Collision Warning
  • Black, Sparco Leather and Alcantara Race Seats
  • Black/Ice, Sparco Leather and Alcantara Race Seats
  • Black/Red, Sparco Leather and Alcantara Race Seats
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.5" Front and 19" x 10" Rear Bright 5-Hole
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.5" Front and 19" x 10" Rear Dark 5-Hole
  • Wheels: 19" x 8.5" Front and 19" x 10" Rear Dark Tecnico
2017 Audi A4
2.0T Premium Plus FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Argus Brown Metallic
  • Brilliant Black
  • Cuvee Silver Metallic
  • Daytona Gray Pearl Effect
  • FLORETT Silver Metallic
  • Glacier White Metallic
  • Gotland Green Metallic
  • Ibis White
  • Manhattan Gray Metallic
  • Monsoon Gray Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Metallic
  • Mythos Black Metallic
  • Scuba Blue Metallic
  • Tango Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Carbon Fiber Package without Side Assist
  • Carbon Fiber Trunk Lid Spoiler
  • Premium Plus Package
  • Carbon Fiber Package with Side Assist
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Sport Package
  • Technology Package
  • Convenience Package
  • Heated Front Seats
  • 19" Wheel Package

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