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 8th February 1911

107 years ago

Charles F Kettering installed his reduced size starter-generator in a Cadillac and conducted the first successful tests on the system.

Charles Kettering with the first electric self starter

Charles Kettering with the first electric self starter

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