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Imola-Classic: full of last-minute twists!

Peter Auto’s final event of the 2016 season took place on the weekend of 22-23 October on the Enzo & Dino Ferrari circuit. It gave the drivers in five of the Parisian organiser’s grids the opportunity to go head-to-head one last time before the winter break. And for some the aim was to score the points necessary to clinch titles in ... Read more

Peter Auto 2017 calendar

Even though the 2016 season isn’t over yet Peter Auto is already announcing its 2017 calendar, which contains a certain number of well-known and eagerly-awaited events like the 26th Tour Auto Optic 2ooo and the 4th Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille - and a newcomer! These reflect Peter Auto’s determination to feed and ... Read more

Dix Mille Tours and twelve thousand spectators!

This weekend the Paul Ricard circuit resounded to the music of historic cars. It was a real treat for the crowd of almost 12 000 spectators who flocked to the track in sunny weather to reopen a chapter or two in the history of the motor car. The Dix Mille Tours has been on the Peter Auto calendar of events since 2010. It is an eagerly-aw... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000 : Brittany for the 1st time!

The 26th Tour Auto Optic 2ooo will take place from 24th to 30th April 2017 and Peter Auto has come up with a new route for the 230 entrants. After the traditional exhibition under the glass dome of the Grand Palais in Paris, the cars will set off for Brittany for the first time in the history of the event. Peter Auto’s aim is to provide ... Read more

Chantilly Arts et Elegance Richard Mille

The first two Chantilly Arts & Elégance Richard Mille, which enjoyed ever-increasing success, placed the event among the benchmark international Concours d’Elégance, and the third show consolidated the same trend. It was organised on Sunday 4th September and confirmed its status as the elegant rendezvous of the early autumn ... Read more

Le Mans Classic: 123.000 spectators

At 16:00 today Sunday the flag came down on the 8th staging of Le Mans Classic organised jointly by Peter Auto and the Automobile Club de l’Ouest. This biennial event celebrating the history of the Le Mans 24 Hours has became a real crowd-puller over the years as it offers an increasingly appealing and successful festival for spectators ... Read more

Ten former winners will be competing!

Le Mans Classic gives spectators a unique opportunity to see the cars that took part in the Le Mans 24 Hours between 1923 and 1993. And not only that, as many drivers use the event to get back behind the wheel. Of the nine former winners down to drive, the man with the highest number of victories is Emanuele Pirro, five-time winner of the ... Read more

Spa-classic: make way for the golden oldies!

A week after the Spa-Francorchamps 6 hours it was the turn of the former golden oldies in the world of endurance racing to take possession of the legendary Belgian circuit for a weekend for the 6th Spa-Classic, which attracted 17 000 spectators. The spectators formed a guard of honour around the lines of cars about to go out onto the ... Read more

Lajournade scores his 3rd victory!

The fifth and final leg of the 25th Tour Auto Optic 2ooo fulfilled all its promise. It was the longest and the most exciting of all in this year’s anniversary event, which will go down in the annals for all the participants who unanimously voted it a resounding success because of the quality of the itinerary, the choice of the places for ... Read more

A successful launch!!

The new control tower at the circuit – worthy an airport - is the symbol of the success of Jarama-Classic this weekend. Like the circuit itself, a mixture of classic and modern, the historic event looks to have a great future ahead of it as proved by the 10 000 spectators who flocked to the opening meeting. What better destination than ... Read more