Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept: first images

Concept Cars 5 Mar 2012
Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept: first images

The first images of the Disco Volante Concept, the design study inspired by the 1952 Alfa Romeo 1900 C 52 debuting at the upcoming Geneva Show.


After the preview of February, we report the first renderings of the Disco Volante Concept.

Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept The exterior reinterprets with a modern surface treatment many of the design elements of the original car.

Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept 1952 Alfa Romeo 1900 C52 Disco Volante Coupe

Among these are the prominent shoulders, the flat-top front wheel arches, the distinctive hatch volume and a leaping forward stance charcterized by the straight, sloped character line.

Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept

Making its debut at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show, the sportscar created by Milan-based studio Touring Superleggera could be based on the chassis of the Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione.

Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Concept

The original “Disco Volante” (‘flying disc’ in Italian) was created in 1952 by Alfa Romeo in collaboration with Touring-Superleggera coachbuilder.

For more information on the original Alfa read our previous article.

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  1. Инж. Георги Арнаудов
    5/3/2012
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  2. 11/3/2012

    This looks stunning, I hope it goes into production! This is a beautiful blend of classic and modern car design.

  3. Car Body Design
    11/3/2012

    motoverso says
    This looks stunning, I hope it goes into production! This is a beautiful blend of classic and modern car design.

    (via Facebook)

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