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.

On This Day

Monday 16th March 1942

77 years ago

Born on this day, Gijs van Lennep, Dutch esquire and racing driver who won Le Mans 24 hours twice (1971 and 1976) and competed in eight Formula One races. However his main achievements were at the wheel of a sports car.

Gijs van Lennep

Gijs van Lennep