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

Saturday 20th May 1961

56 years ago

The Ford Motor Company completed a highly modified stretch Lincoln Continental convertible saloon for the US Secret Service to use as a presidential limousine. Later known as the SS-100-X, the limousine carried President John F. Kennedy down Elm Street in Dallas, Texas, when he was assassinated in 1963.

John F. Kennedy motorcade, Dallas

John F. Kennedy motorcade, Dallas