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

Thursday 10th July 1986

32 years ago

Austin Rover launched its new Honda-based Rover 800 executive car, which replaced the decade-old Rover SD1 and was part of a joint venture with Japanese carmaker Honda. The car was also sold in America under the Sterling marque. The Honda version was badged as the Honda Legend.

Rover 800

Rover 800