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


Friday 6th December 1929

89 years ago

Construction was completed on the Royal Gorge Bridge near Canon City, Colorado, US. At 1,053 feet above the Arkansas River, it is the second highest bridge in the world and is one of the most-visited tourist attractions in Colorado since its construction. The road is designated as Fremont County Road 3A. The Royal Gorge Route Railroad runs under the bridge along the base of Royal Gorge.

The Royal Gorge Bridge, from the north parking lot.

The Royal Gorge Bridge, from the north parking lot.

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