Maserati Ghibli vs. Audi A8

Bianco Alpi Pearlescent
VS
Monsoon Gray Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$119,826 - $134,527
$45,349 - $49,348

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.85 / 5
13 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
424 hp
333 hp

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0L Twin Turbo V6
3.0 TFSI 6 Cylinder 333 HP

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Optional

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
Not Available
41.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
Not Available
37.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
Not Available
42.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
Not Available
39.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
17.7 cu. ft.
14.2 cu. ft.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate
Optional
Not Available

Tire Width

Tire Width
275

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
118 in.
122.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.4 ft.
41.7 ft.

Length

Length
195.7 in.
207.4 in.

Width

Width
76.6 in.
76.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4123 .lbs
4464 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
424 hp
333 hp

Torque

Torque
428 ft. lbs.
325 ft. lbs.

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21.1 gal.
21.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
8 - 12 mpg
10 - 15 mpg

City

City
16 mpg
19 mpg

Highway

Highway
24 mpg
29 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional
Not Available

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights
Optional
Not Available

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Optional
Not Available

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional
Optional

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Maserati Ghibli
Audi A8 L

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
quattro LWB Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4123 lbs.
4464 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
19
22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 mpg.
19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
24 mpg.
29 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/182
3.0 L/183

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
3.14

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
2.11

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.67

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.28

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
3.32

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.80
3.20

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.3
8.1

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
KSTO, Q141, Q143
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
KSTO, Q141, Q143
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35YR21, P245/40YR20, P245/45YR19
275/35YR21, P255/45HR19, P265/40HR20, P275/35YR21

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P275/40YR19, P285/30YR21, P285/35YR20
275/35YR21, P255/45HR19, P265/40HR20, P275/35YR21

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 8.5 - 21 X 8.5 in.
19 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 10 - 21 X 10.5 in.
19 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Forged Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.4 ft.
41.7 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14.2 in.
15 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.6 in.
14 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21.1 gal.
21.7 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
118 in.
122.9 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
195.7 in.
207.4 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
76.6 in.
76.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.5 in.
57.9 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.4 in.
64.7 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
65.1 in.
64.4 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
17.7 ft³.
14.2 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
0.84

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.67

Model Group

Model Group
Ghibli
A8

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
Luxury High

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
3.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6
6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4