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.

There are between 200 and 300 incidents of major congestion every day on British roads.

An early pioneer of recycling, Henry Ford fuelled Dagenham's power station by burning London's waste – 2,000 tons per week until 1939.

In Tokyo, a bicycle is faster than a car for most trips of less than 50 minutes!

Approximately 75% of all cars produced by Rolls Royce are still on the road today.

Volkswagen mostly name their cars after winds in German, including Passat (after the German word for Trade wind), Golf (after Gulf Stream), Bora (after Bora), Polo (after Polar Winds), and Jetta (after Jet stream).

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