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


Saturday 16th May 1953

65 years ago

Tim Flock, with riding companion "Jocko Flocko," prevailed in a 100-mile NASCAR Grand National event at Hickory, North Carolina, US.. Jocko, a rhesus monkey, had a driver's uniform and a custom-made seat. It was the first time a NASCAR Grand National winner has a copilot.

Tim Flock

Tim Flock

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