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

Friday 29th December 1989

31 years ago

Actor Christian Slater (20) was arrested for drunk driving in Los Angeles, California. He had a blood-alcohol level of 0.24 grams of alcohol per 100 ml of blood, was three-times the legal limit in California. Slater's arrest came after a predawn car chase--he was driving 50 mph in a 35 mph zone -that ended when he crashed his Saab into a tree. He spent 10 days in jail.

Christian Slater

Christian Slater