The Maserati 3200 GT made an unusual appearance in Beijing's Forbidden City — not often the site of Italian luxury sports coupe launches. This grand unveiling is considered by the local press as Ferrari's latest move to establish its presence in the Chinese market place. Ferrari has management control over Maserati and has been instrumental in its rebirth. The new Maserati 2-door, 4-seat coupe, equipped with a V-8 engine, went on sale in Europe in the fall of 1998 and is set to hit the U.S. ...

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