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

Wednesday 15th March 1911

108 years ago

A Saurer 4.5 ton truck, built by Adolphe Saurer in Arbon Switzerland, arrived in San Francisco, California, after completing a demonstration drive from Denver, Colorado. This truck was later shipped to Pueblo, Colorado and driven to New York City in what the company claimed to be the first trans-United States trip by a motor truck.

Saurer truck

Saurer truck