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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

Le Mans Classic : the first entry list

2020 is going to be a vintage year for all enthusiasts of historic car racing as it’s a Le Mans Classic year! In 2018, over 195 000 spectators flocked to this event that has become a not-to-be-missed rendezvous on the calendar of global meetings. But which cars will be the stars of the 10th running between 2nd and 5th July 2020? Collector ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: second list of entries

The year’s most eagerly-awaited historic rally, the Tour Auto Optic 2000 (20 - 25 April 2020) will kick off in a just few months The selection committee met in January to draw up the second list of entries. A brief look at some of the beautiful cars at the start of the 29th event, which will link Paris and Marseille! Great german ... Read more

Peter Auto and Le Mans Classic at Retromobile

Peter Auto is at Retromobile (Paris) from Wednesday 5th to Sunday 9th February (Hall 1, Row M, Number 041).  Le Mans Classic and historic racing series are featured. More than 1 000 historic automobiles jewels and 120 000 visitors are expected for the 45th edition of Retromobile. This year, Le Mans Classic is featured on the ... Read more

The Trans-Am Ford Mustang Cobra

22This Ford Mustang Cobra is one of the emblematic cars that raced in an American series which is little known in Europe – the Trans-Am Championship.   It was created in 1966 by the SCCA (Sports Car Club of America), and was first of all called the Trans-American Sedan Championship, then christened the Trans-American Championship ... Read more

Happy New Year 2020!

On the occasion of the New Year, all at Peter Auto wish you the best for 2018. 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 2018, Peter Auto will put on a calendar of eight meetings. Read more

Magazine Peter Auto #10 – Résumé de la saison 2019

Episode #10 brings season 1 of the Magazine Peter Auto to a close with a retrospective of 2019. It also provides an opportunity to celebrate the champions of the different grids who provided so much on-track excitement and action during the meetings from April to October. _The Espiritu de Montjuich on the Barcelona circuit kicked off the ... Read more

McLaren, king of the Can-Am

The McLaren M8C is the third generation of a car that dominated the Can-Am Challenge at the end of the 1960s and early 1970s in several iterations: M8A, M8B, M8C, M8D, M8E, M8F and M8FP. Originally the McLaren M8A was introduced in 1968 for the Can-Am Challenge run in the United States and Canada. The aluminium chassis housed mainly 7 ... Read more

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