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


Tuesday 9th October 1951

68 years ago

The 125 miles (201 km) Seward Highway from Seward to Anchorage in Alaska was completed. The entire course of the highway was paved in 1952. In 1989, the highway was designated as a scenic byway by the U.S. Forest Service. The state of Alaska added the highway to its byway system in 1993, and in 2000 it was designated as an All-American Road, or National Scenic Byway.

Seward Highway approaching Turnagain Arm heading North from Seward

Seward Highway approaching Turnagain Arm heading North from Seward

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