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.

Roads & Motorways


A random selection of interesting facts about the roads and motorways of the world.

Longest Three-Digit Motorway in Britain

The M180 is the longest 3-digit Motorway in Britain at 25 miles from Hatfield, Yorkshire to Barnetby-le-Wold.

Three-digit US interstate routes

If the first digit of a three-digit US interstate route number is odd, it is a spur into a city. If it is even, it goes through or around a city.

Longest Two-Digit A-Road in Britain

At over 309 miles from Bodmin to Mansfield, the A38 is the longest 2-digit A-road in Britain.

Longest Avenue in the World

The longest avenue in the world is Avenida Rivadavia, Buenos Aires, Argentina – it is 22 miles (35 km) long.

Interstate Highways

President Eisenhower signed the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956 on June 29, 1956 in a hospital room (he was recovering from illness). The signed act created today's US interstate highway system.

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