2020 Estoril Classics – full report

"Après la pluie vient le beau temps," (The calm after the storm) was the French proverb in everybody’s mind today. After a difficult period for motor sport, whether historic or modern, the Peter Auto teams managed to put on all the events scheduled for the second half of 2020 and finished the year in blazing sunshine on the lovely Estoril ... Read more

2020 Monza Historic – full report

The Peter Auto series are now back on track and this time their destination was Italy for Monza Historic from 18th to 20th September. This is a rendezvous that Peter Auto is determined to develop into a permanent fixture in the long term with, in particular, in 2021 the presence of clubs representing outstanding makes. On Sunday 20th Septem... Read more

Focus – Ferrari 550 Prodrive 🔊

6-litre V12, 600 bhp at 6 400 rpm, music to the ears! The Prodrive Ferrari 550 is a regular entry for Peter Auto events in the Endurance Racing Legends series. Here it is seen in 2020 at the Dix Mille Tours du Castellet on the Paul Ricard circuit. It all began in 1999 when French driver, Frédéric Dor, sought a car that could take the ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Leg 5

Saturday 5th September: after a special stage on closed roads near Mont Ventoux and another on the Paul Ricard circuit, the competitors passed beneath the finishing arch. The 29th Tour Auto Optic 2000 came to an end. It had been a crazy week during which the participants had covered 1986 km through the most beautiful French landscapes. It was ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Leg 4

Day 4: The “ville rose” grew smaller and smaller in the rear-view mirrors of the Tour Auto Optic 2ooo caravan and was replaced by the magnificent landscapes of the Gard region. Two special stages on closed roads and another on the Lédenon circuit were on the day’s programme before the competitors arrived at the sublime Pont du Gard, a ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Leg 3

It’s 7:30 a.m and the early-morning rays of the sun bathe the Limoges Exhibition park in a soft light. While the town is still asleep the first competitors in the Tour Auto Optic 2000 start the third leg of the rally. It’s official, the caravan has covered more than half the total distance of the itinerary. Today, the destination of all ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: Leg 2

After getting into the swing of things on Tuesday, the next day the adventurers in the Tour Auto Optic 2ooo set off as dawn was breaking in the direction of the Charade circuit. The previous day’s excitement was still palpable and the desire to move up the time sheets grew steadily stronger as the seconds passed. Were the cars ready to do ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000 : leg 1

"Il est cinq heures, Paris s’éveille" and the 200 collector cars in the Tour Auto Optic 2ooo caravan are getting ready to leave the magnificent Parisian showcase, the Grand Palais. After being on display for a day the cars in this incredible historic rally are ready to set off for the start of an event that so many have been eagerly ... Read more

Peter Auto takes over the Rallye des Princesses Richard Mille

Just as the Tour Auto Optic 2000 caravan is gearing up to start the 29th running of the event, Peter Auto and Zaniroli Classic-Events are delighted to announce the signature of an agreement concerning the takeover of the Rallye des Princesses Richard Mille by Peter Auto in 2022. The arrival of this 100% women’s rally will enable Peter ... Read more

Tour Auto Optic 2000: where to see it?

The 210 cars in the Tour Auto Optic 2ooo caravan, which will take place from August 31 to September 5, are used to making children and adults dream. But then, where to admire these beautiful cars? Find below the details of the various stops and their accessibility. Please note that due to the current health crisis and in order to respond ... Read more