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


Sunday 11th December 1921

98 years ago

The 1.25 mile board oval San Carlos Board Speedway in San Francisco, California staged its first race - the 250 mile main event was won by Jimmy Murphy in a Duesenberg.

Going counterclockwise, Jimmy Murphy and Tommy Milton (no.12) fight for the lead on banked board track at San Carlos, California, in 1921.

Going counterclockwise, Jimmy Murphy and Tommy Milton (no.12) fight for the lead on banked board track at San Carlos, California, in 1921.

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