2013 Alfa Romeo Disco Volante by Touring Superleggera

Over a year ago, Touring Superleggera wowed the crowds at the Geneva Motor Show with a one-off supercar based on the Alfa Romeo 8c. Called the Carrozzeria Touring Disco Volante Concept, the car was a modern interpretation of the Alfa Romeo Disco Volante from the 1950s. At the time Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera …

Carrozzeria Touring Disco Volante Concept

Carrozzeria Touring, the recently revived Italian coachbuilding company, have just published a number of images showing their 2012 Geneva Motor Show stunner. Carrozzeria Touring announced the Disco Volante concept a couple of weeks ago, and at the time it was said to be based on the Alfa Romeo 8c Competizione. …

Alfa Romeo Disco Volante Prototype Reinvented for the 2012 Geneva Motor Show

Back in the early 1950s, the original Alfa Romeo Disco Volante was one of the most radical cars of its time. The name, which meant “flying saucer” in Italian, was supposed to describe the flattened and aerodynamic shape of the vehicle. Only four Disco Volante prototypes were ever made. The cars were …