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Le Mans Classic: drivers public conference

Among the thousand drivers from more than 30 nationalities who will be behind the wheel during the ninth staging of Le Mans Classic on 6-7-8 July on the big Le Mans circuit are ten former winners of the Le Mans 24 Hours. The majority of these drivers will take part in a public conference on Friday at 14:00 in the village. Ten former ... Read more

Global Endurance Legends: an exceptional premier!

The major novelty at Le Mans Classic in 2018 is the Global Endurance Legends that opens the door to a new era for this iconic meeting. With the arrival of this demonstration grid the event now covers the history of the Le Mans 24 Hours from 1923 to 2014! In 2018, Global Endurance Legends is joining up with historic grids for the first time ... Read more

Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or: Loyal fans flock to the Dijon-Prenois circuit

The 54th Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or held this weekend on the Dijon-Prenois circuit fulfilled all its promises as almost 15 000 spectators came to watch the nine races on the programme for the 250 historic racing cars present.   Although changeable stormy conditions affected the rest of the country, the event was run in ... Read more

Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or: latest news!

The 54th Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or will take place on the Dijon-Prenois circuit during the weekend of 8-10 June 2018. This classic meeting has been on the calendar of historic events for half-a-century and its name is one of the best-known in Europe. In addition, in 2014 the Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or was back in the hands of its former ... Read more

Spa-Classic: a new take on the past!

The Peter Auto teams achieved a remarkable feat at the 8th staging of Spa-Classic by assembling 325 racing cars and 1.200 collector cars with, as a bonus, some superb newcomers. The success of an event held on a circuit is partly based on the organiser’s capacity to inject fresh blood into the spectacle on offer. This is obvious when it ... Read more

Spa-Classic: latest news!

Spa-Classic, created in 2011, has gone from strength to strength and today it is among the major European events for historic cars. To pay homage to this temple of endurance, which hosts the famous Spa-Francorchamps 24 Hours for Touring Cars, Peter Auto created the Heritage Touring Cup for the 2013 event. Since then it has attracted more ... Read more

The Tour Auto in videos

Once again the spirit of the Tour Auto 2ooo conquered big crowds proved by the large number of spectators who thronged to the Grand Palais and the finish of the stages, as well as the Dijon-Prenois, Bresse, Lédenon and Paul Ricard circuits. It was also the case at the ten special stages run on closed roads. The 239 crews will take away ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Raphaël Favaro & Yves Badan (Lotus Elan) pull off a last-minute victory!

The 27th Tour Auto Optic 2ooo ended on Saturday with three special stages in the Provencal hinterland and the finish on the Place Massena in Nice. The 239 crews that took part left the Grand Palais in Paris five days earlier: they will take away unforgettable memories of the route that gave them the opportunity to discover the most beautiful ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Andrew Smith & James Cottingham invincible!

The Tour Auto Optic field edges ever closer to the milestone of 2000 km covered since Paris. After overnight halts in Besançon, Megève and Avignon, the crews continued downhill to Aix-en-Provence in the fourth leg. In keeping with the regulations of the event the entrants in the Regularity category set off first on two days of the rally. ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: The Ford GT40 pulls away

The crews headed up into the mountains in the second leg as they crossed the Jura and then continued to climb uphill to the Mégeve ski resort. Today they came down to the plains to compete in the third leg, a distance of 487 kilometres. The day’s programme included two special stages and races on the Lédenon circuit after which they ... Read more