Spa-Classic


Peter Auto Magazine #03

The setting of the third issue of the Peter Auto Magazine is none other than the most beautiful circuit in the world! The Spa-Classic held on the iconic Spa-Francorchamps track fulfilled all its promises in addition to providing breath-taking images.   _Spa-Francorchamps was created in 1921 and with Silverstone, Monaco and Monza, ... Read more

Spa-Classic: new record

Two weeks after snow hit the Spa-Francorchamps circuit the competitors in the 9th Spa-Classic only had to cope with a few showers, just enough to add some spice to the spectacle, which didn’t really need it, with 339 cars racing – a record! The public flocked to the track in anticipation of the pleasures that awaited them as the attenda... Read more

The Porsche 917, a victorious car that pushed back the limits!

In 1970 and 1971, the 917 became the first Porsche to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans outright. Like the Lotus 72 in Formula 1 and the Lancia Stratos in rallies, it scored victories galore at the start of the 1970s. After some stunning performances in 1969 the 917 dominated the 1970 and 1971 World Championship for Makes, in particular in the ... Read more

2019 Peter Auto calendar – nine events in Europe

Peter Auto’s 2018 season isn’t over yet and already the 2019 calendar is being unveiled! From Catalonia to Lombardy via the Tour de France in five stages, the Belgian Ardennes, Burgundy, Hungary and Provence, the 2019 season comprises nine events.  This calendar of mouth-watering rendezvous includes a number of blue riband events ... 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

Peter Auto and Le Mans Classic at Retromobile

Peter Auto will be at Retromobile (Paris) from Wednesday 7th to Sunday 11th February (Hall 1, Row N, Number 033).  Le Mans Classic and historic racing series will be featured. More than 500 historic automobiles jewels and 120.000 visitors are expected for the 43rd edition of Retromobile. At the heart of the show, Peter ... Read more

The 2017 Peter Auto Series Champions

The final result - or rather results - of the 2017 circuit racing season has been decided. The six meeting making up the 2017 season of historic races run by Peter Auto were held at Jarama (Spain), Spa (Belgium), Dijon (France), Monza (Italy), Budapest (Hungary) and Le Castellet (France). At each event the following seven grids did ... Read more

Before Monza-Historic – the classifications

It's already the halfway mark of the season for the Peter Auto historic races (see calendar). Three events have been held at Jarama (Spain), Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium) and Dijon Prenois (France). There are still three to go: Monza (Italy), the Hungaroring (Hungary) and Paul Ricard (France). Before beginning the second part of the ... Read more

Spa-Classic: a record edition!

Throughout the weekend the glorious sounds of historic racing cars resounded all round the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit. On the track and off, Spa-Classic fulfilled all its promises setting new records for spectators, more than 20 000. After a slight fall in numbers last year, Peter Auto and its partners, in particular ... Read more