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The luxury car manufacturer Maserati is located in Italy and was founded in 1914. Its logo is a white and blue oval with a red trident (which has an upside-down "M" shape). It was formed by the Maserati brothers, Alfieri, Bindo, Carlo, Ettore, and Ernesto, which were all involved with automobiles from the beginning of the 1900s. It has been owned by the Italian car manufacturer Fiat since 1993.


Throughout its long history, Maserati has participated in various forms of motorsports including Formula 1, sports car racing, and touring car racing. In these, they were raced both as a works team and through private teams.