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


Monday 29th November 1897

122 years ago

The world's first 2-wheeled motorcycle race was held on an oval track at Sheen House, Richmond, Surrey, England. The race distance was over one mile and was won by Charles Jarrot in a time of 2mins 8 seconds riding a Fournier.

Charles Jarrot

Charles Jarrot

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