When the Maserati brothers opened Officine Alfieri Maserati in the heart of Bologna, Italy in 1914, they could hardly have imagined the impact they would have worldwide. Alfieri, Ettore, Ernesto and Bindo: four brothers united by an indomitable passion for cars and engines. Their vision, enthusiasm and experience proved to be the cornerstone of what would one day become a global brand, universally recognized as a symbol of excellence in the field of engines.