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.
A random selection of interesting trivia from the world of motoring.
Henry Ford fitted laminated safety glass windscreens to the Model T Ford.
The average car has 30,000 parts.
The official definition of horsepower states that the force produced must be enough to lift 33,000lbs over the distance of one foot in a minute, or as the dictionary puts it: “An imperial unit of power equal to 550 foot-pounds per second.” Comparatively, an actual horse manages to produce just 0.7hp.
It is legal in California to drive a motorcycle between two cars in their lane (lane splitting) and only 53% of state residents know that it is legal.
Drivers drive less closely to oncoming cars on roads without center-line markings.