Better known for luxury than power, Maserati changes pace with Gran Turismo MC Stradale, the fastest, lightest, and most powerful car in their line-up. The special edition has arrived in Japan, with a U.S. launch expected shortly. The car is powered by a 4.7 liter V8 engine that delivers 450 hp and comes with an improved aerodynamic down force allowing it to exceed 186 mph. And it’s road legal. Starting price is $139,000 USD.

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