T​he greatest Automotive quiz in the world

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Good luck! This is more like a test than a quiz really.

What was the first gas/petrol powered car?

  • B​enz Patent Motorwagen
  • B​enz Patent Mechanisches Pferd
  • F​ord Model T

W​hat was the Motorwagen's top speed?

  • 5​ mph/8 kph
  • 1​0 mph/15 kph
  • 3​ mph/5kph

T​he Ford Model T was considered the first real "peoples car." How much did it cost at the time?

  • $8​50
  • $1​000
  • $5​90

W​hat was the first car to break 100 mph (160kph)

  • N​apier
  • Aston Martin DB4 GT
  • M​ercedes Benz Geschwindigkeitsbox

T​he Lamborghini Miura is considered to be the first ____

  • S​upercar
  • S​ports car
  • E​lectric car

T​rue or false: The Lamborghini Miura was the fastest car in the world in 1967 and 1969, but not in 1968.

  • T​rue
  • False

W​hat was the first car to be legally considered art?

  • Ferrari 250 GTO
  • L​amborghini Miura
  • A​ston Martin DB5
  • ​Porsche 911

W​hat does this mean for the 250 GTO?

  • I​t is illegal to make replicas.
  • Y​ou can be sentenced to life in prison for stealing, or damaging one.
  • N​one of them are allowed to be driven anymore.

W​hich government declared the 250 GTO legally art?

  • I​talian
  • F​rench
  • G​erman
  • B​ritish

W​hat was the first car to break 150 MPH? (245.5 kph

  • M​ercedes Benz 300SL
  • B​enz Velo
  • I​so Grifo

H​ow much did the 300SL cost at the time

  • $​10000(€11224, £8056 )
  • $7080(€6306, £5,080)

H​ow many parts does the average modern car have?

  • 1​0,000
  • 1​00,000
  • 3​00,000
  • 7​50,000

Who won the infamous 1966 LeMans race?

  • F​ord
  • F​errari
  • A​ston Martin

H​ow many years in a row did ford win at LeMans

  • 4​
  • 5​
  • 3​
  • 6​

T​rue or false: On the 50th anniversary of the famous Lemans race, Ford won the 2016 LeMans in the new Ford GT.

  • T​rue
  • F​alse

W​hile on the topic of Ford, in which year did the Legendary mustang come out?

  • 1​963
  • 1​969
  • 1​965
  • 1​964

H​ow much HP did it have?

  • 2​00 HP
  • 3​11 HP
  • 2​71 HP
  • 1​73 HP

H​Ow long did it take the '64 Mustang with the GT Equipment Package to get to 60 mph?

  • 7​.5 sec
  • 8​.9 sec
  • 6​.1 sec
  • 5​.2 sec

W​e have now the 70s! Ready?

  • Y​eah!
  • N​o, not really...

W​hat legendary off-roader was introduced in 1970?

  • Land Rover Range Rover
  • J​eep Wrangler
  • T​oyota Land Cruiser

I​s the Range Rover's creator; Charles Spencer King happy with what has become of Land Rover today?

  • Y​es
  • N​o

H​ow many HP did the original Range Rover have?

  • 9​5 HP
  • 1​54 HP
  • 1​33 HP

I​f you've ever watched Top Gear you will most likely be familiar with the Reliant Robin which was introduced in 1973. What MPG was advertised by reliant?

  • 7​0-85 MPG
  • 3​0-50 MPG
  • 8​9-112 MPG

How Much HP did it make?

  • 3​9
  • 1​6
  • 5​7
  • 3​

Y​ou can't think about the 70's without the Lamborghini Countach coming to mind. So on that note, what was the original MSRP for the Countach

  • $​52,000
  • $1​02,000
  • $3​2,0000
  • $7​2,000

W​e now have reached the end of the 70's. What was the best selling car in the US in 1979?

  • F​ord Pinto
  • Oldsmobile Cutlass
  • F​ord F-150

E​ntering the 80's. Ready?!

  • Y​eah!
  • no, I'm to tired...

W​hat was the overall best selling car of the 80's in the UK?

  • Ford Escort
  • Vauxhall Astra
  • Austin Metro

C​ar sales in the early 80's were at an all-time low in America. What were some factors that caused this?

  • T​he Recession
  • Canadian Chrysler Worker's strike
  • High interest rates
  • P​oor build quality
  • The cars were ugly

W​hat famous 80's movie featured the classic DeLorean?

  • B​ack to the Future
  • Goonies
  • James Bond Octopussy
  • E​.T

T​he DeLorean Motor Company was shut down when the founder was arrested with what charges?

  • Drug trafficking and racketeering
  • S​exual Assault
  • M​oney Laundering, and Reckless driving
  • D​omestic Violence

W​as the Deloean considered a good car at the time?

  • N​o, not really
  • Y​es!

H​ow quick did the DeLorean get to 0-60?

  • 8​.8 sec
  • 1​0.9 sec
  • 7​.6 sec
  • 1​7.9

Which Japanes company announced they would be starting Luxury brands in 1988?

  • H​onda
  • T​oyota
  • N​issan

I​n what year did the court rule that all new vehicles sold in the US must be sold with a seatbelt?

  • 1982
  • 1​987
  • 1​980

T​rue or false: Ferrari released a concept car of the F40 back in the late 60's, but didn't produce it until almost 20 years later.

  • T​rue
  • F​alse

P​robably the most famous car of the decade, the Ferrari F40 was introduced in what year?

  • 1​987
  • 1​986
  • 1​989

T​rue or false: The F40 only came in one color.

  • T​rue
  • F​alse

A​other car that would have appeared on every kid's bedroom wall in the 80's is the Porsche 959. How many were made?

  • 9​59
  • 3​37
  • 1​,006
  • 2​23

W​as the 959 Turbocharged?

  • Y​es
  • N​o

E​ntering the 90's!

  • I​'m ready!
  • I​'m getting kinda tired...

L​ets start the 90's portion of this quiz off with a classic 90's car: The Toyota Supra. What generation is shown above?

  • A​80
  • A​90
  • A​70

W​hat movie made the A80 Supra famous?

  • T​he Fast and the Furious
  • N​eed for Speed
  • J​ames Bond: Goldeneye

T​he 90's were a great time to be a JDM fan. But which one of these classic Japanese sports cars was NOT introduced in the 90's?

  • M​azda MX-5
  • A​cura NSX
  • H​onda S2000

The McLaren F1 is a quintessential 90's car, and considered to be one of the best cars of all time. However to purchase one of them new you would have had to give up how much money?

  • $815,000
  • $1​,000,000
  • $7​56,000

T​he F1 was the fastest car in the world when it came out. How fast could it go though?

  • 240 mph
  • 2​19 MPH
  • 2​51 MPH

H​ow many were made?

  • 1​06
  • 5​12
  • 4​2
  • 3​45

W​hat was the first car to go faster than the F1?

  • Koenigsegg CCR
  • Jaguar xj220
  • B​uggati Veyron SS

O​ne of the most famous American cars of the 90's was the Corvette killing, Dodge Viper. But was it really better than the current C4 'Vette? Which car hit 60 MPH faster?

  • C​orvette
  • D​odge Viper

S​o we know the Viper was quicker. But How quick was it?

  • 0​-60: 4.5 sec
  • 0​-60: 5.5 sec
  • 0​-60: 6.4

W​e have hit the turn of the Millennium, and are now entering the 2000's!

  • Y​ay!
  • I​'m getiing tired, I'm not sure I can finish. (you've made it this far, don't stop now! It took me 13 hours to make this, you can take another couple minutes!)

W​hat was the best selling car in 2000?

  • T​oyota Camry
  • F​ord F-150
  • F​ord Explorer
  • H​onda Accord

T​he 2000's gave birth to some pretty brilliant cars. One of those cars is the Ferrari Enzo. Can you identify it?

In what year was the Enzo announced? (Hint: BMW)

  • 2​003
  • 2​002
  • 2​000
  • 2​004

W​hat 2000's car became the first car to go over 250 mph?

  • B​uggati Veyron
  • K​oeniseg Agera RS
  • P​orsche 918

T​rue or false: The Buggati Veyron SS was introduced in 2008

  • T​rue
  • F​alse

A​nother now famous car that was introduced in the 2000's is the Audi R8. When was it released?

  • 2​005
  • 2​006
  • 2​003
  • 2​009

W​hat was the 2003 concept that the R8 is based on called?

  • R​8 concept
  • R​80 concept
  • LeMans Quattro concept
  • Nurburgring Quattro concept

W​hat well known supercar company made the engine used in the R8?

  • L​amborghini
  • F​errari
  • P​agani
  • M​cLaren

T​he R8 used the engine of the Lamborghini Gallardo. Can you identify it?

H​ow much Horsepower did the original Gallardo have?

  • 5​52
  • 6​12
  • 4​86
  • 7​23

W​e have reached the most recent past decade. The 2010's. iphones, Tesla, Amazon, Marvel movies, Game of Thrones. The decade seemed kinda crazy at the time, but compared to now? Fuggedaboutit!

  • R​eady!
  • N​ot really

T​he 10's were a pretty game changing time in the car world. Electric, and Hybrid cars were finally becoming mainstream. One of the first, was of course the Tesla Model S. How far could the 2012 model go on a charge?

  • 2​08-265
  • 1​89-218
  • 2​79-341

W​ho is the CEO of Tesla?

  • E​lon Musk
  • J​eff Bezos
  • M​ike Bloomberg

A​fter years of being pretty much inactive in the production car world, what companywide a comeback with a new supercar in 2011?

  • B​ugati
  • Koenigsegg
  • M​cLaren
  • A​ston Martin

Y​es, it was McLaren. What was that car called?

  • M​P4-12C
  • P​1
  • 5​70s
  • 7​20s

W​here does the MP4-12C get it's name

  • C​=carbon, MP4/12= name of old McLaren F1 car
  • C​=crazy, M=machine, 412=HP
  • M​P=McLaren Performance, 412=HP, C=carbon

In 2012, Forza Horizon was released. What country did it take place in?

  • U​SA
  • U​K
  • I​taly/France
  • A​ustralia

W​hat 2010-2012 Japanese supercar did Jeremy Clarkson claim to be his favorite car of all time?

  • L​exus LFA
  • Nissan GTR
  • A​cura NSX

W​hat trait makes the LFA so memorable?

  • I​t sounds bloody amazing!
  • I​t is the most expensive car in the world.
  • I​t is the quickest car in the world.
  • I​t was only sold with gold paint.

I​n 2017 the Dodge Challenger Demom was released. It went from 0-60 in 2.3 seconds, and only cost...how much did it cost?

  • $8​5,000
  • $9​0,000
  • $5​0,000
  • $1​30,000

H​ow much horsepower does the Demon have?

  • 1​000 HP
  • 8​40 HP
  • 7​20 HP
  • 6​90 HP

W​hich 3 hypercars introduced in the 10's are generally considered to be "The Holy Trinity"

  • M​cLaren P1, Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 918
  • P​orshce 918, Bugatti Chiron, Pagani Huayra
  • Koenigsegg regera, Mclaren P1, Bugatti Chiron

O​ut of the "Holy Trinity", which car has the highest claimed top speed?

  • M​cLaren P1
  • Ferrari LaFerrari
  • ​Porsche 918

T​he P1 and LaFerrari both have the same manufacturer claimed top speed of 217 MPH. But one of them was clocked going 231 MPH on the Autobahn. Which was it?

  • L​aFerrari
  • P​1

Approximately h​ow many electric cars were sold in the US in 2019?

  • 2​45,000
  • 3​00,000
  • 1​15,000
  • 5​00,000

E​ntering the 20's. Coronavirus. Massive Fires. Riots. The decade is still just starting, and yet it has been incredibly eventful, both in the car world, and just about everywhere else. Ready?

  • Y​es!
  • N​o, I don't want to relive this year. (No one does, but just click yes anyways.)

True of False: Despite the Coranavirus, The 2020 Geneva auto show took place on time, and in person.

  • T​rue
  • F​alse

D​uring the virtual Geneva show, the 2021 Bentley Mulliner Bacalar. was revealed. How many will be made?

  • 3​6
  • 5​
  • 1​2
  • 4​2

A​nother 2020 virtual car reveal was the McLaren Elva. What make it special?

  • Y​ou can purchase it with no windshield
  • Y​ou can purchase it with no engine
  • I​t is the lightest car ever made

O​n what date was th 2021 Ford F-150 revealed?

  • 6​/25/20
  • 6/20/20
  • 6​/22/20

W​e have now covered at least some of the huge amounts of automotive history from 1886, to 2020. But now it's time for something different. For the next portion of the quiz, you will simply have to correctly identify famous cars. Ready?

  • Y​es!
  • I​'m, not even goin to put a no option here. We're almost done, just click yes!

W​hat car is this?

  • Lamborghini Murciélago
  • Lamborghini Adventador
  • Lamborghini Huracàn

W​hat car is this?

  • A​ston Martin DB3
  • A​ston Martin DB5
  • A​ston Martin D​B7
  • A​ston Martin DB2

W​hat car is this?

  • B​ugatti EB110
  • Lamborghini Diablo
  • Ferrari F50

W​hat car is this?

  • A​lfa Romeo 4C
  • P​orsche Cayman
  • A​lfa Romeo Stelvio
  • A​lfa Romeo 4C Quadrifoglio

W​hat Generation of Porsche 911 is this?

  • 1​st
  • 2​nd
  • 3​rd

W​hat car is this?

  • F​ord Mustang
  • C​hevrolet Camaro
  • D​odge Charger

W​hat truck is this?

  • R​am 2500
  • R​am 1500
  • R​am 3500

W​hat car is this?

  • F​errari California
  • Alfa Romeo 8
  • Ferrari 488

H​ere we go. Final portion of the quiz, 8 more questions to go. Next up is mechanical knowledge

  • R​eady!
  • Click ready. Just do it!

W​hat kind of engine is this?

  • V​8
  • V​12
  • V​10
  • V​6

W​hat are the 3 main ingredients you need to make an internal combustion engine run?

  • F​uel, Air, Spark
  • F​uel, Oil, Air
  • S​park, Water, Oil

W​hat is this called?

  • R​oll cage
  • S​upport structure
  • S​upport cage

W​hat does a car's redline mean?

  • E​ngine's maximum RPM
  • C​ar's top speed
  • T​ire pressure
  • G​as/petrol tank is empty

W​hat does RPM mean?

  • Rotations per minute
  • R​evolutions per minute
  • R​olls per minute

W​hat kind of headlights are these?

  • L​ED
  • H​ID
  • L​aser
  • S​tandard

W​hat does LED stand for?

  • Light-emitting diode
  • Light extreme diode
  • L​ight emission decision

​What is this tool called?

  • T​orque wrench
  • S​pocket wrench
  • P​ipe wrench

C​ongratulations! You have finished the quiz! select both blank questions below, and hit next to see how you did. Thanks for playing!

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