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 11th September 1969

50 years ago

Henry Ford II fired Ford Motor Company President Semon E 'Bunky' Knudsen just 19 months after hiring him away from General Motors. Lee Iacocca was named President of Ford North American Automotive Operations and Robert J Hampson was named President of Ford Non-Automotive Operations.

Semon Knudsen

Semon Knudsen

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