Maserati is planning a Porsche 911
and Audi R8
-rivaling sports car for 2015, according to reports. The Italian automaker has set themselves a lofty goal of producing 50,000 cars a year in just under three years' time and a new 'pure' two-seater sports car, along with a Jeep-based SUV
and diesel-powered sedan, could help Maserati reach that goal. Maserati's CEO, Harald J. Wester, all but confirmed the rumor and that the new model will be called the GranSport.