What you see here is the Zagato Mostro Barchetta, inspired by a car Sir Stirling Moss called ‘Monster’. In today’s video you’ll get to see both the Coupe and Barchetta version of this beautiful looking car!
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It was created to celebrate the 100-years anniversary of Maserati. It uses the V8 engine and transmission of the Maserati GranTurismo. Only 5 cars were produced by Zagato.
The chassis is based on the Gillet Vertigo .5 and the body is made of carbon fiber. The car is a tribute to the Maserati 450S Coupé of 1957 bodied by Zagato.The power goes to the rear wheels through a six-speed sequential manual gearbox.
Weighing in at just 1200kg, equipped with a Belgian carbon fiber frame and the ability to choose between two Maserati engines the 420 hp naturally aspirated V8 4.2 and the 600hp V6 – both equipped with a sequential six-speed gearbox./NM2255 Car HD Videos