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

Friday 1st August 1969

51 years ago

Gerhard Mitter (33) died during qualifying session for the 1969 German Grand Prix with BMW's 269 F2 project. Suspension or steering failure was suspected.