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Tour Auto Optic 2000, the conquest of French roads!

The Tour Auto Optic 2000, which will be held between 20th and 25th April 2020, is an invitation to a journey. It’s a trip back in time with the discovery of marvellous cars from another era, but also a bucolic voyage on the most beautiful roads in France. So it’s time to discover the layout of the 29th event with an itinerary which, at ... Read more

Marc Nicolosi has died

The whole Peter Auto team is deeply saddened to learn of the death of Marc Nicolosi without whom the historic car world would not be what it is today. Marc Nicolosi forged his reputation in the 1960s by restoring historic cars in the "garage du collectionneur" installed on the “nationale” 6 near Avallon. In 1974, thanks to his great ... Read more

Tour Auto 2020, first list of entries

The 29th Tour Auto Optic 2000 will take place from 20th to 25th April 2020. The selection committee has already picked 145 cars including some rare models. Around 100 more entries will be added to this list in the coming weeks.  There are already some exceptional cars on the first version of the entry list like the Alfa Romeo Giulia ... Read more

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Lotus Eleven: 11 a golden number for Lotus

From 1956 to 1958, the Lotus Eleven (also spelled Lotus XI or Lotus 11) was one of the first technical and sporting successes of the make founded by Colin Chapman in 1952. Designed by Colin Chapman and Frank Costin, the XI was the perfect expression of the main principles that would guide the Lotus adventure in motor racing: aerodynamic ... Read more

The book on the 2019 Tour Auto Optic 2000

Re-experience the key moments of the 2019 event in a book that highlights photos. With this book relive the journey of 240 collector cars that left the Grand Palais to go to Deauville along the most beautiful roads in France. The Tour Auto Optic 2000 is based on a unique principle that combines circuit races, rally-style special stages and ... Read more

Peter Auto Magazine #09 – 2019 Rallye des Légendes Richard Mille

This is the most exclusive event of the Peter Auto calendar. The place and the date were a secret, so it is nearly impossible to find photos on the internet. Fortunately, Mylène and B-Side Production were there! Magazine #01 ☛ https://youtu.be/tleAvNymgq4 Magazine #02 ☛ https://youtu.be/g_axPMvghVA Magazine #03 ☛ https://youtu... Read more

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Lola T70 Mk3, the privateer’s favourite weapon

During the second half of the 1960s and the early 1970s the Lola T70 was much sought after by private entrants and drivers to the extent that over 100 were produced. The Lola T70 came out in 1965 and was the work of Eric Broadley, who also designed the Ford GT40. It raced in the CanAm Challenge and in endurance and appeared in three ... Read more

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Peter Auto Magazine #08 – 2019 Dix Mille Tours

The Peter Auto teams headed off to Provence for the Dix Mille Tours du Castellet, the final round of the series by Peter Auto. On the programme, more than 350 cars in the races and almost 450 automobiles from clubs on show! A record for this meeting that has brought the curtain down on the 2019 season in a blaze of glory! Magazine #01 ... Read more

Dix Mille Tours brings down the curtain on the 2019 series

For two days (19 - 20 October) the Paul Ricard circuit hosted the Dix Mille Tours, the last round of the Series by Peter Auto. This timeless meeting paid homage the halcyon days of motor sport with more than 350 historic cars in action on the track, a record for the tenth staging of this event that brought down the curtain on the 2019 season. ... Read more

Peter Auto Magazine #07 – 2019 Monza Historic

After a two-month summer break, Mylène and the competitors in the Peter Auto series arrived at Monza in the Milan region. Two weeks after Charles Leclerc’s scintillating victory Ferraris were again in the limelight with the presence of around 15 cars made in Maranello, each one more desirable than the next. Magazine #01 ☛ ... Read more