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.

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Born On This Day


Sunday 29th January 1860

162 years ago

Born on this day, John William Lambert, American automotive pioneer and inventor, who built America's first successful automobile in 1891 according to Antique Automobile and the Encyclopædia Britannica. He held about 600 patents in his career, including one for the Lambert friction or gearless transmission.

John William Lambert

John William Lambert

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