Tour de Bretagne 2022, return of Bal des Populaires


The Tour de Bretagne 2022 is a real institution in itself. This Pencôte meeting celebrated its 40th anniversary this year.pearl Pressure between Carnac and Pontivy in Morbihan (56). In the program: Hundreds of vintage vehicles of all kinds and thousands of smiles on the roadside!

We won’t tell you the full history of this event yet, but after 40 prints (for 42 candles, it requires Covid), we need to put things into perspective. In 1980, during the first of the Tour de Bretagne, the Rétromobile show was only 4 years old and Renault presented its Fuego. If you want sexier cars, consider the R5 Turbo (which Benjamin tried here). I started Funkytown to absorb the theme, then #1 in the Top 50. That’s all, do you see a handful of oldies being thrown on Brittany roads?

Rene Alba andABVA (Breton Old Vehicles Association) it was quite simply innovative at the time. It is these enthusiasts who preserve and democratize our changing heritage. Today, the Tour de Bretagne 2022: 162 motorcycles, mopeds and Solex, 519 cars and 92 commercial vehicles from 1898 to 2001.