Welcome to 365 Days of Motoring

An Everyday Journey Through Motoring History, Facts & Trivia

Belt up and enjoy this 365-day ride as you cruise past the most momentous motoring events in history. Packed with fascinating facts about races, motorists and the history of the mighty engine, this is a must-visit web site for any car enthusiast.

Born On This Day


11th December

1920

98 years ago

Denis Jenkinson

Born on this day, Denis Sargent Jenkinson, a British Motor Racing journalist who won the 1950 World Sidecar Champion (as passenger). Originally an engineer, Jenks became a legend among motoring journalists. Aside from actively racing Porsches himself, he famously acted as a navigator to Stirling Moss when the pair won the 1955 Mille Miglia. Continue Reading →

Denis Jenkinson

Denis Jenkinson

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1935

83 years ago

Ferdinand Alexander "Butzi" Porsche

Born on this day, Ferdinand Alexander "Butzi" Porsche, son of the founder of the Porsche automobile company and designer of the Porsche 904 and 911.

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