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

Sunday 13th March 1864

154 years ago

N A Otto & Cie was organised in Cologne by Nickolaus Otto and Eugene Langen to produce internal combustion gas engines. This company, which was moved to Deutz on the other side of the Rhine in 1867 , still exists today under the name of Deutz AG .

N A Otto & Cie factory

N A Otto & Cie factory