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


Thursday 14th January 1886

135 years ago

Born on this day, Franz Josef Popp, one of three men responsible for the founding of BMW AG and the First General Director of BMW AG from 1922 to 1942.

Franz Josef Popp

Franz Josef Popp

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