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

Tuesday 4th December 1984

35 years ago

General Motors announced that it would stop production of diesel engines. Diesel motors get excellent mileage and produce plenty of power, but tend to be noisy and produce heavy exhaust. Tightening emissions laws drove GM to abandon diesels altogether.