The GranSport comes as a hardtop or convertible. It seats four passengers inside its luxurious leather, carbon fiber, alloy and fabric interior. It is powered by a 396 hp 4.2-liter V-8 that is controlled by a Cambiocorsa six-speed paddle shift transmission. The transmission comes with four modes: Normal, Sport, Automatic and Low Grip. Safety features include all-disc antilock brakes and front side-impact airbags.For 2006, the Maserati GranSport is now available as a convertible spyder.