The new Disco Volante Spyder has been presented by Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera as a manner to celebrate 90 years of existence and also as the first Aperta production in the company’s most recent activity.
The celebrated car – 1952 Alfa Romeo C52 – is also known as Disco Volante (Flying Saucer). The retro car is also present at the Geneva Auto Show.
The car runs on a 4.7 liter V8 engine, working with a 6 phase sequential transmission and is able to reach the first 100 km/h in 4.5 seconds, with a maximum speed of 291 km/h.
The front engine Disco Volante Spyder is rear drive and has a limited slip differential.
According to Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera, manufacturing a Disco Volante Spyder takes six months, with a price available upon request. The company is planning on producing only 7 such cars.