One may consider this to be a wrong creation at the wrong time.
Alfa Romeo was going through a huge financial crisis when this car (C52) was conceived. Had the time been correct, the Disco Volante could have been the most successful model in the automobile history achieving a cult status.
Built at Carrozzeria Touring, a coach builder, this car was aptly called Disco Volante (Flying Saucer, in Italian). It was that time in the 50s when ET (extra-terresterial) sightings were being reported in USA and other places. Only 3 were made.
In 1:24 scale, possess one what every car designer would like to have.