Tour Auto Optic 2000: The dates of the 2018 edition

  • Osca MT4 1954

The 2018 Tour Auto Optic 2ooo will be held between 23rd and 28th April in France. Organised by Peter Auto, the 27th staging will bring together more than 230 classic cars for five days of discovery along French secondary roads punctuated by races on circuits and timed stages on closed roads.

In keeping with tradition, the 2018 Tour Auto Optic 2000 will begin on Monday 23rd April with a not-to-be missed day when the cars taking part will be on display in the Grand Palais (Paris). The next day (Tuesday 24th April), competitors will leave the capital for five days of competition. The chequered flag will be waved on Saturday 28th April on the evening of the last leg on the Côte d’Azur.

The circuits, the final destination as well as the stage towns of the 2018 Tour Auto Optic 2ooo will be revealed at the end of the year.

Monday, April 23, 2018 – Car display in Paris
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 – Start from Paris
Saturday, April 28, 2018 – Finish on the Azure Coast


Italian cars honoured

Every year Peter Auto makes it a point of honour to highlight a manufacturer or a type of car that has been involved in the history of the Tour de France Automobile. In the 2018 Tour Auto, the spotlight will be focused on Italian marques that are no longer produced many of which took part in the original event including Autobianchi, De Tomaso and Osca among the best known without forgetting Cisitalia, Lombardi, Moretti, Siata, etc.

Osca 372 FS 1957 - Dates du Tour Auto Optic 2000
De Tomaso Pantera Gr. IV 1975 - Dates du Tour Auto Optic 2000
Siata 208 S 1953 - Dates du Tour Auto Optic 2000