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.

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On This Day

Monday 23rd June 2003

19 years ago

The City of Cape Town, South Africa, erected the world’s first ‘Penguin Crossing’ sign on Simon’s Town main road to reduce penguin fatalities. During the breeding season the flightless birds cross the roads in search of suitable nesting areas.

Penguin crossing

Penguin crossing