Jodie Kidd With The Maserati GranCabrio
Jodie Kidd With The Maserati GranCabrio

A breathtaking spectacle at London's Royal Horticultural Halls was put on to greet the arrival of Maserati's latest creation: the Maserati GranCabrio.

Andrea Antonnicola, Managing Director of Maserati GB and supermodel and Maserati ambassador Jodie Kidd started the unveiling ceremony in spectacular fashion: as the lights dimmed, two models, whose dresses' silk train had been draped over the sinuous lines of the Pininfarina designed vehicle, started to walk and the Maserati GranCabrio was free to dazzle the guests.

"I am extremely proud of hosting this UK Premiere of the Maserati GranCabrio" said Antonnicola "a car which has been enthusiastically received by the worldwide media after its debut at the Frankfurt Show just a couple of weeks ago. The new GranCabrio represents the completion of the Maserati range, and despite a long history of convertible cars going back over 50 years, with the iconic Mistral and Ghibli Spyder to name but a few, this is the first four-seater convertible for the Trident Marque."

The event saw more than 400 guests attend, including celebrity chef and Maserati aficionado James Martin, London Saracens rugby star Fabio Ongaro, comedian Patrick Kielty, Major Phil Packer, Vice-president of CNH Global Eduardo Teodorani Fabbri and Tara Palmer-Tomkinson.

A Maserati GranTurismo S was also on display, and it was flanked by a stunning 1964 Maserati Mistral Spyder.

The first right-hand drive examples of the Maserati GranCabrio will reach the UK showrooms in April 2010 and prices will be confirmed nearer the release date.

Published : 06/10/09 Author : Staff

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