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 1st July 1905

115 years ago

The Office of Public Roads (OPR) was established in the US, successor to the Office of Road Inquiry created in 1893. OPR’s director, Logan Waller Page, who served until 1919, helped found the American Association of State Highway Officials and lobbied Congress to secure the Federal Aid Highway Program in 1916, giving states matching funds for highways.

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