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.

For fuel card comparisons and discounts, visit iCompario

On This Day


Thursday 14th October 1897

124 years ago

Emil Jellinek of Nice, France took delivery of a belt-driven Daimler, leading to his association with the marque and its name change to Mercedes.

Emil Jellinek and daughter Mercedes

Emil Jellinek and daughter Mercedes

Back