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 30th June 1929

91 years ago

The French Grand Prix (formally, the XXIII Grand Prix de l'Automobile Club de France) held over 37 laps of a 16.34 km (10.15 miles) Le Mans circuit for a total race distance of 604.58 km (375.67 miles), was won by "W. Williams," driving a Bugatti T35B.

William Grover-Williams at the 1929 French Grand Prix

William Grover-Williams at the 1929 French Grand Prix

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