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Everywhere you’d rather be – The best of Tour Auto

Submitted by on April 16, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-04-16 at 3.55.34 pm Drink in the spectacular sights of this amazing European adventure.

Tour Auto Optic 2000 is a massive European classic car rally, now running in its 23rd year. The event sees around 200 classic automobiles gather in France to race across closed roads and race circuits throughout the course of six days.

Screen Shot 2014-04-16 at 3.51.20 pmIt’s being going on like this since 1992, however each year a new selection of roads are carefully chosen.

Screen Shot 2014-04-16 at 3.55.03 pmIn 2014, four race circuits and nine different roads made up the event, bringing with them a massive variety of scenery.

Screen Shot 2014-04-16 at 3.54.08 pmFor us, it’s hard to imagine a classic motor racing event that we’d like to be a part of more.

Screen Shot 2014-04-16 at 3.52.37 pmYou can almost feel the sense of freedom and adventure as you flick through the photos.

Check out Peter Auto for information on the Tour Auto Optic 2000, and similar events.

Take a look at our selection of our favorite photographs taken from the event in this gallery:

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