has presented the MC20 Cielo, a one-of-a-kind car that can deliver the
performance of a true super sports car.
Cielo announces its special features in its very name: MC stands for Maserati
Corse (‘Racing’); 20 refers to 2020, the year that began the brand’s new era;
Cielo (‘sky’) highlights the fact that it is a model devoted to driving
pleasure in the great outdoors, while maintaining all the prerogatives of the
with the revolutionary V6 Nettuno engine, the Cielo offers a perfect mix of
sportiness and luxury, courtesy of a specification unique to the segment: the
innovative retractable glass roof.
actual fact, the new spyder acts a meeting point between Maserati audacity and
the infinite sky, featuring a special “sky feeling”.
model is equipped with a state-of-the-art electrochromic (smart glass) window
that can instantly be transformed from clear to opaque at the touch of a button
on the central screen, courtesy of Polymer-Dispersed Liquid Crystal (PDLC)
technology. The roof is also best-in-class in terms of thermal insulation and
of opening and closing speed (just 12 seconds).
of this epitome of technology, MC20 Cielo provides a multi-sensory driving
experience: all-encompassing with the roof closed and opaque; unique for the
in-cabin brightness when the roof is transparent; holistic with the top down.
at the Maserati Innovation Lab and produced at the historic plant on Viale Ciro
Menotti, the spyder is 100% made in Italy and 100% made in Modena, as is the
Cielo is designed for perfection. It weighs just 65 kg more than the coupé,
made possible by meticulous, precise work during the stages of the car’s
design. As well as its outstanding weight-to-power ratio, the carbon fibre
chassis (the same for all three configurations to come: coupé, spyder and the
future electric version) also guarantees uncompromising torsional rigidity,
offering a combination of extraordinary handling on the road and on the track.
new spyder is a car with an elegant yet highly sporty design. Its character and
personality are truly eye-catching for the purity of its forms and the refined
aerodynamics subjected to 360° testing in a wind tunnel, whether the roof is
open or closed.
is superfluous in the design; everything has its own function. The only
concession to a surprise effect is the butterfly doors, as in the MC20 super sports
butterfly door provides much easier access into and out of the cabin, as well
as showing off the carbon fibre cockpit and the completely unmasked front
an aesthetic perspective, the launch version features a new three-layer metallic
colour known as Acquamarina, available as part of the Maserati Fuoriserie
colour that interacts with light, revealing itself in a surprising way. The
base is a pastel grey inspired by racing, reminiscent of the MC20’s sporty DNA,
accompanied by an iridescent aquamarine mica that enlivens the hue and makes it
new model also adds a wide range of Active Safety Systems. As well as the
parking sensors, rear-view camera and blind spot monitoring included in the MC20
since the MY22, the new spyder introduces autonomous emergency brake, traffic
sign information and a new 360° camera.
Cielo is equipped with an optional High Premium Sonus faber audio system. The
MC20 Coupé system, an EISA award-winning in-vehicle audio system, has been
specifically optimized to fit the unique acoustic and positioning needs of the
spyder’s cabin, situating the system’s 12 speakers to result in the Natural
Sound that distinguishes Sonus faber audio systems.
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