2019 Maserati Ghibli S vs 2019 Maserati Ghibli S Q4

2019 Maserati Ghibli S vs 2019 Maserati Ghibli S Q4
2019 Maserati Ghibli S 2019 Maserati Ghibli S Q4


3.0L V6 3.0L V6


424hp 424hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

16/24 * 16/24 *


8-speed shiftable automatic 8-speed shiftable automatic

2019 Maserati Ghibli S vs 2019 Maserati Ghibli S Q4

Serving Middleburg Heights, OH

The Maserati Ghibli’s name refers to an African desert wind, which is fitting for a vehicle with so much power and performance potential. In 2019, the Ghibli S gets a few new changes, including a redesigned gear shift lever, eye-catching alloy wheels, and a new suite of exterior color options. The Maserati Ghibli S Q4 also features a few minor changes in the 2019 model year. Some of its standout features are a more sophisticated all-wheel-drive system, which adds to its already precise handling system, and upgraded interior technology. In either trim level, you’ll enjoy a winning combination of luxury, performance, and power.


When it comes to performance, you can’t go wrong with either trim level of the Maserati Ghibli. The Maserati Ghibli S produces up to 430 HP in 2019. It is driven by a six-cylinder engine with an acceleration capacity of 4.9 seconds. The engine is paired with rear-wheel drive. Equipped with this engine, the Ghibli S has a maximum speed of 178 MPH. The 2019 Maserati Ghibli S Q4 also has a six-cylinder engine. It has an acceleration speed of 0-60 MPH in just 4.7 seconds. The engine in the S Q4 produces a maximum HP of 424. It reaches a maximum speed of 178 MPH and creates up to 406 LB-FT of torque. The S Q4 has standard all-wheel drive. Both engines have a 3.0L displacement.


Neither version of the Maserati Ghibli disappoints in the area of style and appearance. Leather seats are standard in both vehicles, which can be upgraded to a silk finish for an even more elegant appearance. Faux-suede graces the headliners in both. The Maserati Ghibli S features smooth wood inlays for a luxurious interior finish. Adaptive LED headlights give the Ghibli S a distinct look from the front and increase its visibility. The Maserati Ghibli S Q4 gets a sharp look with the addition of triple air vents along the side. In the back, quadruple tailpipes and LED lights give it a unique look. This vehicle features bold, athletic lines across its exterior and a choice of several stunning paint colors. Inside, you’ll find a driver’s seat that moves in 12 ways and hand-stitched leather throughout the cabin.


While both the Ghibli S and the Ghibli S Q4 offer plenty in the way of performance and style, they also have many notable amenities in their cabins. Standard features of the Ghibli S include a premium Harman Kardon sound system, which can be upgraded to a more sophisticated Bowers and Wilkins sound system with surround sound. The Ghibli S Q4 comes with a standard 8.4-inch infotainment display screen that includes Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. In this trim level you’ll get a 10-speaker sound system from Harmon Kardon that produces up to 900 W. A more substantial Bowers and Wilkins audio system, which is available, upgrades the wattage to 1,280 and gives the car 15 speakers. Satellite radio is available in both vehicles. As for safety, both vehicles get forward collision alert, adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, and blind spot monitoring. Airbags throughout the cabin are standard passive safety features.

If you’re looking for a family of Italian sports cars, the 2019 Maserati Ghibli is your answer. Neither the Ghibli S nor the Ghibli S Q4 will leave drivers wanting more. With plenty of power and performance, either vehicle is a fine option. To see how they compare and take them for a spin yourself, don’t hesitate to contact our dealership to arrange a test drive. Call or visit our website today to learn more and try out these fine models.

* Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.