Happy New Year 2021

On the occasion of the New Year, all at Peter Auto wish you the best for 2021. Waiting for the start of the racing season, we want to warmly thank all our partners, competitors, clubs, exhibitors and spectators for their fidelity. In 2021, Peter Auto will put on a calendar of nine meetings. Read more

Tribute to Roland D’Ieteren

Peter Auto has just lost a great friend, but the entire automotive world is certainly in mourning. Roland was the perfect illustration of the strong-willed gentleman who ran his business so well. He was passionate about the modern automobile, but also the classic one, which was the starting point of our friendship. The family history will ... Read more

Tour Auto 2021 – registration opens

The 30th edition of the Tour Auto Optic 2000 will take place from 19th to 24th April 2021. The 200 competitors will start from Paris to finish in the south of France. Entries are now open but, beware, the number of places is limited! The 30th Tour Auto Optic 2000 will celebrate this year the Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta and the Jaguar MK II ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000 – Ferrari 250 GT and Jaguar MK II

Pearl anniversary - A passion based around a unique cult, the collector car, has been lived out on French roads in the context of some 29 editions! To celebrate the 30th Tour Auto Optic 2000, two hundred pearls from the historic car milieu will form the most beautiful necklace in the world between 19th and 25th April 2021. They will brighten ... Read more

Christmas selection by Peter Auto

The perfect present is waiting patiently at the foot of the Christmas tree. Here at Peter Auto, we’ve thought of everybody with a beautiful selection for car lovers. For her, for him and for the children, everybody will find their heart’s desire! Peter Auto events’ merchandising withstand the test of time even if they are witnesses ... Read more

Behind the scenes: the tests of Coyote Race by Peter Auto

Slow zones made their first appearance in the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans resulting in a considerable reduction in the number of safety car interventions. For technical reasons it seemed they could not be used in historic racing. But Peter Auto and Coyote have found THE solution with the development of a control unit that will be operational for ... Read more

2020 Estoril Classics – full report

"Après la pluie vient le beau temps," (The calm after the storm) was the French proverb in everybody’s mind today. After a difficult period for motor sport, whether historic or modern, the Peter Auto teams managed to put on all the events scheduled for the second half of 2020 and finished the year in blazing sunshine on the lovely Estoril ... Read more

2020 Monza Historic – full report

The Peter Auto series are now back on track and this time their destination was Italy for Monza Historic from 18th to 20th September. This is a rendezvous that Peter Auto is determined to develop into a permanent fixture in the long term with, in particular, in 2021 the presence of clubs representing outstanding makes. On Sunday 20th Septem... Read more

Focus – Ferrari 550 Prodrive 🔊

6-litre V12, 600 bhp at 6 400 rpm, music to the ears! The Prodrive Ferrari 550 is a regular entry for Peter Auto events in the Endurance Racing Legends series. Here it is seen in 2020 at the Dix Mille Tours du Castellet on the Paul Ricard circuit. It all began in 1999 when French driver, Frédéric Dor, sought a car that could take the ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Leg 5

Saturday 5th September: after a special stage on closed roads near Mont Ventoux and another on the Paul Ricard circuit, the competitors passed beneath the finishing arch. The 29th Tour Auto Optic 2000 came to an end. It had been a crazy week during which the participants had covered 1986 km through the most beautiful French landscapes. It was ... Read more