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We are looking forward the start of the season (updated schedule). Waiting for it, we publish interviews with our competitors and journalist friends! A content always centered on the automobile passion which will make you discover the daily life of these historic cars lovers. Governments are regularly making announcements and our team is ... Read more

Lockdown – Build your papercraft Mazda 787b

Need a new, fun and unique way to get you through the lockdown ? Try to build this papercraft Mazda 787b. Have patience and take a coffee break in between. Finished model looks very good because of its realistic design and details. Read more

Sir Stirling Moss dies, aged 90

Sir Stirling Moss has died at the age of 90. We always had great mutual pleasure in meeting him at major Peter Auto events of which he was often, and rightly so, the star. He contested 10 Le Mans from 1951 to 1961, driving for the likes of Aston Martin, Ferrari, Jaguar, Maserati and Mercedes-Benz, where he famously formed one of the best ... Read more

Le Mans Classic postponed in 2021

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Peter Auto and the Automobile Club de l'Ouest have decided to postpone the tenth edition of Le Mans Classic to July 1-2-3-4, 2021. Read more

Covid-19 (coronavirus) | Peter Auto new 2020 calendar

Due to the current worldwide health crisis, the Peter Auto’s calendar has been rearranged for the safety of participants, spectators and members of the organization. Details of the modifications made to the 2020 season: Spa Classic – Canceled Grand Prix de l'Age d'Or – Canceled Dix Mille Tours – Postponed from 24 to 26 July ... Read more

Report of the Dix Mille Tours

Following the different governmental outbreaks devoted to the COVID-19 decision and for the good of all the spectators, participants and partners, Peter Auto and the Paul Ricard circuit management have taken the decision to postpone the Dix Mille Tours du Castellet meeting (originally scheduled on the 4th and 5th of April) to the 25th and ... Read more

Postponement of the Tour Auto Optic 2000 until September

Following the various governmental measures linked to Coronavirus COVID-19, Peter Auto and all its partners have decided to postpone the Tour Auto Optic 2000 until September. Thus, the rally will take place between 31st August and 5th September 2020. Its programme, its duration and its route (towns, circuits, special stages) remain unchange... Read more

The Marcos Mantara LM600, Marcos’s swansong!

Marcos was founded in Wales in 1959 and it has a very special place among the small independent British manufacturers because of the originality of its cars.   Marcos is the acronym of the first three letters of the family names of its two founders, Jem Marsh and Frank Costin. Their first cars stood out because of their plywood ... Read more

Fifties’ Legends, nineth grid by Peter Auto

The series by Peter Auto have become an unmissable rendezvous in the historic races agenda. With different grids races organized during the weekend, all the wishes of automobile enthusiast are accounted for. Following the launch of the 2.0L Cup in 2018 and Endurance Racing Legends in 2019, Peter Auto will pay tribute to the post-war pioneers ... Read more

Peter Auto and Coyote team up in historic car racing

Community technologies can play a crucial role in reducing the number of accidents and improve driver safety. The Coyote teams used this principle as a starting point for their close collaboration with Peter Auto, which brought its experience and knowhow in motor sport to help create the Coyote Race for Peter Auto.  This solution ... Read more