Uncommon Engines Quiz!

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Through out time carmakers have tried to make unique engines to make their cars stick out and hopefully better than the competition. Let alone using engines in different ways. Come test your knowledge on these weird factoids to see how extraordinary you are as a gear head!

Let's start somewhat easy. Who actually made the first production rotary engine?

  • Mazda
  • NSU
  • Skoda
  • Citroen

Who invented the first Boxer Engine?

  • Karl Benz
  • Gottlieb Daimler
  • Franz Ferdinand Porsche
  • Charles Yale Knight

What was considered the first sports hybrid?

  • Honda Insight
  • Infiniti Q60
  • Toyota Camry
  • Honda CRZ

Who first tinkered with the idea of the gas turbine for automobiles?

  • Chrysler
  • Ford
  • Rover
  • Honda

Who made this weird engine in 1903?

  • Charles Yale Knight
  • Henry Ford
  • Gottlieb Daimler
  • Clement Studebaker

What makes the slant engine unique to the inline engine?

  • The setup of its air intakes
  • A fancy VR engine name to avoid fighting with VW
  • A diagonal inline engine
  • A completely sideways V engine

True or false, there was a slant 6 before Chrysler?

  • true
  • false

Who made the first W engine?

  • Bugatti
  • Benz
  • Volkswagen
  • Anzari
  • Audi

What was the type of engine of the famous Mercedes Benz C111 concept?

  • rotary
  • radial
  • inline
  • boxer

Which engine(s) is / are ultra rare here in terms of production?

  • V10
  • V8
  • I5
  • I8
  • Flat 6
  • I4
  • R2
  • R3
  • R4
  • Slant 6
  • Slant 4
  • H16
  • I6
  • W8
  • VR5
  • V6
  • Flat 4
  • I3
  • W3

Did Toyota and Dodge tinker with the V10 before?

  • Yes
  • No

While on the topic of V10s. When did the first Dodge Viper ACR variant appear?

  • 2006
  • 2010
  • 2008
  • 2012

What powered the top trim Volkswagen Corrado?

  • VR6
  • V6
  • I4
  • V5

How many wins did the H16 powered Lotus 43 get in its 1966 run?

  • 23
  • 10
  • 1
  • 12

Who's accredited for making the first V10?

  • Dodge
  • Alfa Romeo
  • Ford
  • Ferrari
  • Lamborghini
  • Honda

While on odd numbers. What powered the Audi Coupe Quattro in both rally and on the road?

  • I5
  • I3
  • V6
  • R3

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