It was on 1 December 1914 when Alfieri Maserati communicated to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bologna Via Dé Pepoli in the opening of a workshop devoted to the repair of automobiles. The business soon became intense and , in the space of a decade , along with his brothers , Alfieri began to build cars with their own brand . The first Maserati , the Tipo 26 , with lots of Trident imprinted above the radiator , so he saw the light in 1926. Despite the tough times are not missed in this first century of existence , the house founded by the Maserati brothers became , along with Ferrari and a few other brands, one of the emblems of Made in Italy and a reality that the whole world envies us. To retrace these hundred years have some of the most prestigious names in the field of journalism , by Luca Dal Monte , Director of Press and Public Relations Maserati , which traces a century of industrial history , Lorenzo Ramaciotti , Head Style Fiat Group , which offers a own point of view on the stylistic development of the Maseratis . A Cesare De Agostini and Gianni Cancellieri the task of telling the story of the Maserati racing that , from the beginning , he made a commitment sporting its workhorse.