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 21st March 1926

91 years ago

Henry Segrave driving a 4 litre Sunbeam Ladybird established a new world land speed record of 152.33 mph (240.31 km/h) in Southport, England. This record lasted for just over a month, until it was broken by J.G. Parry-Thomas driving Babs, powered by a 27-litre Liberty aero-engine.

Henry Segrave

Henry Segrave