Interesting Trivia On Auto Racing! Quiz

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Interesting Trivia On Auto Racing! Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the first car owner for the Rusty Wallaces 1st Cup start?
    • A. 

      Cliff Stewart

    • B. 

      Roger Penske

    • C. 

      Raymond Beadle

    • D. 

      Dale Petersohn

  • 2. 
    Who was the first to drive a Dodge Intrepid to victory lane?
    • A. 

      Bill Elliott

    • B. 

      Sterling Marlin

    • C. 

      John Andretti

    • D. 

      Casey Atwood

  • 3. 
    Which driver competed closely with Ryan Newman for Rookie of the Year in 2002?
    • A. 

      Kurt Busch

    • B. 

      Jimmie Johnson

    • C. 

      Casey Mears

    • D. 

      Greg Biffle

  • 4. 
    Who won the 1990 Daytona 500 after Dale Earnhardt had a flat on the final lap?
    • A. 

      Tim Richmond

    • B. 

      Derrike Cope

    • C. 

      Ernie Irvan

    • D. 

      Darrell Waltrip

  • 5. 
    What company put Australian touring cars on the world scene?
    • A. 

      General Motors

    • B. 

      Nabisco

    • C. 

      Konica

    • D. 

      Avesco

  • 6. 
    Australian V8 Supercars made their debut in what city in 2005?
    • A. 

      Beijing

    • B. 

      Shanghai

    • C. 

      Baghdad

    • D. 

      Tokyo

  • 7. 
    V8 Touring Cars are the pinnacle of racing in which country?
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      New Zealand

  • 8. 
    V8 Touring Car racing returned to which Australian state in 2004?
    • A. 

      Queensland

    • B. 

      New South Wales

    • C. 

      Victoria

    • D. 

      Tasmania

  • 9. 
    Hidden Valley Raceway is located in which Australian city?
    • A. 

      Darwin

    • B. 

      Sydney

    • C. 

      Melbourne

    • D. 

      Canberra

  • 10. 
    V8 Touring Car racing crowds increased by how much in 2004?
    • A. 

      0.2

    • B. 

      0.05

    • C. 

      0.35

    • D. 

      0.1

  • 11. 
    How many households saw V8 Touring Car racing worldwide in 2004?
    • A. 

      500 Million

    • B. 

      800 Million

    • C. 

      700 Million

    • D. 

      100 Million

  • 12. 
    How many fans attended V8 Touring Car series races in 2004?
    • A. 

      1.9 Million

    • B. 

      1.6 Million

    • C. 

      2.2 Million

    • D. 

      1.2 Million

  • 13. 
    Chrysler returned to V8 Supercars in 2005 after how many years?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      34

    • D. 

      14

  • 14. 
    What company won the naming rights to Australian auto racing's Carrera Cup in 2005?
    • A. 

      Wright Patton Shakespeare

    • B. 

      Wells Fargo

    • C. 

      Principal Financial Group

    • D. 

      American Express

  • 15. 
    In what year was the South Australian Motor Sport Act passed?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1997

    • C. 

      1990

    • D. 

      1972

  • 16. 
    In auto racing, when did TEGA and SEL sign the "Memorandum of Understanding"?
    • A. 

      1993

    • B. 

      1999

    • C. 

      1994

    • D. 

      1997

  • 17. 
    How many days does the Clipsal 500 V8 Supercar race last?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      3

  • 18. 
    In what Australian city can the Barbagallo Raceway be found?
    • A. 

      Sydney

    • B. 

      Adelaide

    • C. 

      Shanghai

    • D. 

      Wanneroo

  • 19. 
    In what year did Tasman Motorsport make its V8 Supercar debut?
    • A. 

      2004

    • B. 

      2005

    • C. 

      1997

    • D. 

      2002

  • 20. 
    Pukekohe Park Raceway is the venue for which V8 Supercar race?
    • A. 

      V8 International

    • B. 

      Clipsal 500

    • C. 

      Tasmania Triple Challenge

    • D. 

      Sandown 500

  • 21. 
    Which car maker is no longer a force in Australian V8 Supercars?
    • A. 

      Holden

    • B. 

      Ford

    • C. 

      Nissan

    • D. 

      BMW

  • 22. 
    What is the minimum category weight of a V8 Supercar?
    • A. 

      1170 Kg

    • B. 

      1205 Kg

    • C. 

      1355 Kg

    • D. 

      1415 Kg

  • 23. 
    Who makes the control tire used by all 2006 V8 Supercar racing teams?
    • A. 

      Firestone

    • B. 

      Dunlop

    • C. 

      Goodyear

    • D. 

      Pirelli

  • 24. 
    Who won the 2000-2002 Australian Touring Car Championships?
    • A. 

      Craig Lowndes

    • B. 

      Mark Skaife

    • C. 

      Glenn Seton

    • D. 

      Marcos Ambrose

  • 25. 
    What bodyshell did Mark Skaife drive to several V8 Supercar wins?
    • A. 

      BMW M3

    • B. 

      Nissan Skyline

    • C. 

      Ford Falcon

    • D. 

      Holden Commodore