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 8th April 1805

216 years ago

Isaac de Rivaz applied for a French patent on his 'explosion motor', an important ancestor of the modern internal combustion engine.

Isaac de Rivaz

Isaac de Rivaz