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

Thursday 14th February 1974

46 years ago

Driving a Porsche 911 Carrera, Mark Donohue won the final race of the inaugural International Race of Champions, commonly called the IROC, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. This victory, which clinched the first IROC championship for Donohue turned out to be his final victory in a race car as he was killed in a 1975 Formula One crash while testing for the Austrian Grand Prix.