Alfa Romeo Disco Volante by Touring
|Alfa Romeo Disco Volante|
|Body and chassis|
|Body style||2-door coupé|
|Related||Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione|
Alfa Romeo 8C Spider
|Engine||4.7 L F136 YC V8|
|Transmission||6-speed sequential paddle-shift|
|Wheelbase||2,640 mm (103.9 in)|
|Length||4,610 mm (181.5 in)|
|Width||2,032 mm (80.0 in)|
|Height||1,309 mm (51.5 in)|
The model name is derived from the Disco Volante of the 1950s. Equipped with a front-central engine of 4.7 L of displacement, it delivers 450 PS (331 kW; 444 hp) and 480 N⋅m (354 lbf⋅ft) of torque. The Disco Volante is rear wheel drive with sequential six-speed gearbox. The transmission is a transaxle with limited-slip differential, while the suspension is independent quadrilateral and made of aluminium.
The car is able to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.2 seconds and can reach a top speed of 291 km/h (181 mph). The last of only 8 built coupés was delivered in 2019.
A Spyder version of Disco Volante was presented at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2016. A limited series of only seven cars will be manufactured. This is based on Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione Spider chassis.
- "Registro Internazionale Touring Superleggera". Archived from the original on 12 March 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2012.
- "Alfa Romeo Disco Volante Spyder by Touring - World premiere at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show" (PDF). www.touringsuperleggera.eu (Press release). Carrozzeria Tpuring Superleggera S.r.l. 1 March 2016. Retrieved 20 March 2016.