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


Wednesday 17th February 1960

61 years ago

The 841 cc, 38 hp Saab 96, with a 3 cylinder two-stroke engine was premiered at a Stockholm press conference. Produced until January 1980, it was the car for which the marque Saab became internationally known, not least because of its safety innovations and its motor sport successes. The ‘93’ was also the first Saab model officially imported to the UK.

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