The V8 rally car quiz

2y ago

When did the Jeep Wagoneer win it's first rally event?

  • 1970
  • 1972
  • 1974
  • 1976
  • never

What was a problem when setting off on asphalt rally stages in the Rover SD1?

  • The weak rear axles kept exploding due to the torque
  • The gearbox was too weak resulting in the loss of first gear
  • Bad tires resulted in excessive wheelspin
  • It kept on stalling no matter what

How did they fix the exploding axle problem?

  • Start in second gear
  • Make the axles stronger
  • Pour water on the rear wheels
  • Have the mechanics bump start the car

Where was the Chevrolet Firenza Can-Am built?

  • United States
  • Scotland
  • South Africa
  • New Zealand

Which of these supercars was turned into a rally car?

  • Maserati Gran Turismo
  • Mercedes AMG GT
  • Aston Martin V8 Vantage
  • Ferrari 575M Maranello

Where lies the V8 engine in the Tatra 603-2?

  • In front of the front axle
  • Behind the rear axle
  • In the middle
  • Where the passenger seat normally is

How big was the V8 engine in the MG Metro 8R4?

  • 3.5L
  • 4.0L
  • 4.2L
  • 4.7L

What German car brand won the 1980 Ivory Coast rally

  • BMW
  • Audi
  • Mercedes
  • Volkswagen

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Comments (7)

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      2 years ago
  • Lol 38...I’m an I6/rotary guy

      2 years ago
  • Great quiz. I tried to promote it to Classics but it won't let me. As a South African, I particularly liked the CAN-AM question. If I am correct Geoff Mortimer won the South African rally championship with it.

      2 years ago
    • Thanks! Yeah south africa has some truly proper cars and racecars.

        2 years ago
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