Personality Quiz: What's your motoring IQ?

2y ago

How often do you check your oil?

  • Daily
  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Quarterly
  • Never

Why is engine oil important?

  • It lubricates the engine's moving parts
  • It lubricates the driveshaft
  • It keeps the radiator hot

In dry conditions, should drivers of cars without anti-lock brakes pump the brakes in a panic stop situation?

  • True
  • False

Which of these is illegal?

  • Having an unrestrained dog in the car
  • Adjusting your outside mirrors
  • Listening to a message on your hand-held cell phone
  • Indicating in a BMW

What does the '10' mean in the '10W-40' figure pictured above?

  • The viscosity of the oil at low temperatures
  • The concentration of cleaning agents in the oil
  • Performance rating according to ILSAC

What is the best thing to do if you experience signs of sleepiness behind the wheel?

  • Play 'Kickstart my heart' by Mötley Crüe at precisely 126 decibels
  • Pull over for a nap
  • Open the window
  • Drink a macchiato
  • Pinch your arm

What is the most important driving technique when driving on icy or snowy roads?

  • Add extra weight to the vehicle to improve traction
  • Engage 4WD on the vehicle
  • Reduce speed and increase following distance
  • Use higher gear

Tell me how you’d know if there was a problem with your anti-lock braking system

  • Warning light should illuminate if there is a fault with the anti-lock braking system
  • You're in a hedge
  • You can't perform your drift as well as normal

How often should transmission fluid be changed?

  • Every 5,000 – 10,000 miles
  • Every 10,000 – 20,000 miles
  • Every 20,000 – 40,000 miles
  • Every 40,000 – 60,000 miles
  • Every 60,000 – 100,000 miles
  • Never – it lasts the lifetime of the car

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Comments (650)

  • You have an above average motoring IQ!

      1 year ago
  • You have a high motoring IQ!

      2 years ago
  • You have a high motoring IQ!

      2 years ago
  • You have a high motoring IQ!

      2 years ago
  • You have an above average motoring IQ!

      2 years ago