Jalopnik reports that Maserati sadly isn't making much money. Marchionne says that the plan to reverse that trend rests on the Levante. Here's the main quote they cite:
Apparently analysts are skeptical, but then again, it worked for Porsche so only time will tell.Marchionne said the launch of the Levante SUV in the first half of 2016 will boost Maserati’s earnings. “We need to wait until then,” he told analysts Thursday on a conference call.