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


Sunday 13th March 1983

35 years ago

The Brazilian Grand Prix at Jacarepagua was won by Nelson Piquet in a Brabham-BMW BT52 from the 4th place spot on the grid. Niki Lauda was second, 51 seconds,back in a McLaren and Jacques Laffite had a great drive from 18th spot to finish third. Keke Rosberg sat on pole but was DQ'd after he stalled and was push started.

Nelson Piquet in the Brabham BMW BT 52 at the 1983 Brazil GP

Nelson Piquet in the Brabham BMW BT 52 at the 1983 Brazil GP

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