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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

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