Parkers overall rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8

The Parkers VerdictThe Parkers Verdict

If you’re considering a Ghibli then you’ll need the thick end of £50,000, and a few choice option boxes ticked will tickle that ticket price beyond £60,000. That’s a lot of money, and crucially one of this car’s biggest problems – rivals such as the BMW 5 Series, Mercedes E-Class and Jaguar XF can offer similar performance, efficiency, equipment and appeal for a lot less.

That said, few are as distinctive, or command such romanticism around the badge, so if you want to stand out with your executive car choice then we wouldn’t chastise you for choosing the Italian. 

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Cornering is one of the Maserati Ghibli's strengths