no exaggeration to say that the history of land-based vehicles began with the invention of the wheel. But times have changed, accelerated pace of life, and now we have no way to do without cars, buses, trolley buses — transport plays in our daily lives increasingly important role.
Cars irreplaceable. Cars every year it becomes more and more. Cars have become rapid transit, so that we are able to travel great distances and get into the most inaccessible corners of the world. In this regard, increasing the number of jobs serving road transport. A driver's profession has been and remains one of the most popular.
Personnel road transport — that the foundation of his life. In the era of the Soviet Union Road Transport Workers' Day was established by the Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet on October 1, 1980 "On holidays and memorial days" and was celebrated on the last Sunday in October.
In 1991, the Soviet republics became independent states but traditionally Day today the Road Transport — Day motorist — note in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.
Motorist Day — a professional holiday not only drivers, but also maintenance workers, engineers and technicians, supervisors of motor businesses and all those who are working in good faith in carrying out their professional duties. Without the dedication to the profession of these people and their sense of responsibility for the cause of daily life can not be city and its inhabitants.
Cars left a significant mark in the events of world history. This base world-famous car company "Ford Motor» in 1903, and it the world's first car competitions in 1894, and it the first test of a homemade car in 1885. This and many other memorable events.
Edition of the "Calendar of events" congratulates all motorists — professionals and amateurs — this dynamic and one of the favorite of professional holidays. We wish you all a safe ride, fair winds and great roads.