Bradley Cooper drives a Maserati in his new film

March 18, 2011 12:00 AM

Fans of Maseratis should make their way to the multiplexes this weekend to see "Limitless," which features Bradley Cooper driving the stylish vehicles, reports Celebrity Cars Blog.

Cooper, famous for his roles in "The Hangover" and the television series, "Alias," was photographed driving a Maserati GranTurismo coupé while filming the movie.

"In the film 'Limitless,' which opens in theaters later this week, Bradley Cooper plays a copywriter who discovers a top-secret drug that gives him super human abilities (all while driving around in a Maserati of course)," reports the celebrity news site.

The two-door sports coupé has 4.2-liter V-8 engine, with 339 ft-lbs of torque and 405 horsepower, according to It has a fairly poor fuel economy, with 13/20 mpgs but if you're driving a Maserati, you probably don't care about fuel economy.

Maseratis have been used as stylish and manly cars in several TV series and movies, according to the Internet Movie Cars Database. "Iron Man," "Melrose Place 2.0," "Top Gear Australia," and "Entourage."

No word yet on whether Cooper will buy his own coupé now that he's one of Hollywood's hottest stars. 

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