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

Friday 24th February 1956

65 years ago

It was revealed that the Austin Motor Export Corporation had achieved a new success in the battle for world export markets. Agreements were concluded to enable Austin cars and light commercials to be assembled in the Philippines. This important dollar market had been virtually closed for several years owing to tariffs that made sale of built-up units prohibitive.