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 12th February 2006

13 years ago

Petrolheads, a BBC panel game presented by Neil Morrissey, with team captains Richard Hammond and Chris Barrie, premiered. The show pitted motoring wits against each other and included car stunts shot on location. There were two guests each episode.Despite being well received, the show was a victim of the BBC's change of programming personnel, as it was considered 'too laddish' yet some aspects of the format are used in the League of Their Own shows.

Petrolheads TV Game Show panel

Petrolheads TV Game Show panel