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 15th March 1977

42 years ago

British Leyland managers announced its intention to dismiss 40,000 toolmakers who had gone on strike at the company's Longbridge plant in Birmingham, which was costing the state-owned carmaker more than £10million a week.