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.

Motoring Trivia


A random selection of interesting trivia from the world of motoring.

An early motorway safety advert from the 1950s warned of the dangers of enjoying a family picnic in the slow lane of the M1.

Buyers of a new McLaren F1 received a golf bag, tailored to fit on the passenger’s seat and luggage holdalls with the motor’s chassis number embossed on them.

The best-selling car of all time is the Toyota Corolla, which sold a staggering 30 million before its replacement by the Toyota Yaris in 2007.

The M96 in Gloucestershire in England is a mock motorway, which is used to train Fire Service College students.

Early versions of the 911 were referred to as Porsche 901s. But after Peugeot successfully challenged the Porsche’s naming system, which infringed on their rights to name cars with three-digit numbers marked by a zero in the middle, Porsche changed the name of the 901s to the 911.

Back