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Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Tour de France: a car, a race

The common history of Ferrari and the Tour de France automobile is rich in victories and exceptional cars. One of them saw the moniker of the event associated with its name for eternity.   As the 250 generation really consolidated the name of Ferrari, it is one of the most emblematic with its line of cars including the 250 MM, 250 ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: vanished English makes

Each running of the Tour Auto Optic 2000 highlights a theme connected with the motor car. The 2019 event will pay homage to vanished English makes. They were the creations of cross-channel artisans who were master-craftsmen in the fields of engines and coachwork and they left their own mark on the history of the motor car. Among the ... Read more

Peter Auto Magazine #01

Enjoy new thrills in 2019 as Mylène Dorange helps you discover Peter Auto events. The Espiritu de Montjuïc, the meeting that kicked off the season, is the setting for the first airing of the magazine. On this evening’s programme:     _The 2.0L Cup created by the Peter Auto teams a year ago was an instant success as ... Read more

The 2019 season by Peter Auto kicks off in Barcelona

This weekend, the Espíritu de Montjuïc event on the Barcelona-Catalunya circuit launched the 2019 season of series by Peter Auto. This year, no fewer than six meetings and eight grids are on the calendar. In 2004, Peter Auto introduced Classic Endurance Racing as a support grid for the Le Mans Series meetings. It’s come a long way ... Read more

Espíritu de Montjuïc: last information!

Spa-Francorchamps, Dijon-Prenois, Monza, the Hungaroring, Paul Ricard, etc. all the iconic European circuits are on Peter Auto’s 2019 programme. Although the Barcelona-Catalonia track is more modern it too has its rightful place on the historic races calendar as the first stone was laid 30 years ago – is it really that long? At the ... Read more

Mylène Dorange Peter Auto Youtube

What’s new on Youtube?

Each Peter Auto event will now be followed by a video magazine hosted by Mylène Dorange and broadcast on Youtube. The Peter Auto Youtube channel was created in 2014 and has cumulated almost 700 videos and 3 million views. To satisfy the growing demand from fans of historic races and motor car events, Peter Auto is producing a ... Read more

Ferrari 250 GT SWB, an Italian legend

The Ferrari 250 GT SWB, presented at the Paris Motor Show in October 1959, stamped its mark on road and track alike as one of the incontestable superstars in the history of the Prancing Horse. A car to discover at the Espíritu de Montjuïc. It was the first GT Ferrari equipped with disc brakes. Its shortened wheelbase led to the acronym ... Read more

TOJ SC 204, a constructor in the 1970s

German driver, Jörg Obermoser, founded TOJ (acronym of Team Obermoser Jörg) in 1974. It was one of the small constructors that sprang up on the motor racing scene during the 1970s. A car to discover at the Espíritu de Montjuïc. Besides creating Formula 2 single-seaters in 1976 and 1977 (one of which was driven in 1977 by future Formula ... Read more

Ford Escort BDG, a popular icon of the 1970s

The Ford Escort arrived on the market in 1967 and quickly became a part of the collective memory of its era as one of the all-purpose racers of the 1970s and 1980s. For a long time, it was the choice of people who wanted a reliable road-going car that was at home in the city as well as racing drivers who won events all over the world in it. A ... Read more

Clarification concerning the continuations

Peter Auto wishes to make it clear that only the organisation can decide if a car is to be considered as a replica or a continuation. In the face of announcements by certain sellers or manufacturers of cars called continuations or replicas homologated by the FIA, Peter Auto wishes to make it clear that in compliance with the different ... Read more