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 10th August 1929

89 years ago

Metropolitan Police Commissioner, Viscount Byng, announced that Scotland Yard’s elite Flying Squad would be equipped with the latest mobile radios and a fleet of high performance cars (1.5 litre Lea-Francis) in a bid to tackle the increasing professionalism amongst criminals.