Interesting Trivia About Auto Racing

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Interesting Trivia About Auto Racing

Can you answer all these questions about auto racing?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which company became the title sponsor of the BTCC in 2005?
    • A. 

      Firestone

    • B. 

      Fuji

    • C. 

      Dunlop

    • D. 

      BMW

  • 2. 
    Which television channel began covering the BTCC in 2005?
    • A. 

      Sky

    • B. 

      ITV1

    • C. 

      BBC

    • D. 

      JPS

  • 3. 
    Who won the British Touring Car Championship in 2002 and 2004?
    • A. 

      James Thompson

    • B. 

      John Cleland

    • C. 

      Yvan Miller

    • D. 

      Jason Plato

  • 4. 
    Who won the British Touring Car Championships in 1991-93?
    • A. 

      Nissan

    • B. 

      Vauxhall

    • C. 

      Volvo

    • D. 

      BMW

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not a famous British Touring Car driver?
    • A. 

      Martin Brundle

    • B. 

      Nigel Mansell

    • C. 

      Ryan Clayburn

    • D. 

      Graham Hill

  • 6. 
    How many different race winners were there in 2004 BTCC racing?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Seven

    • C. 

      Ten

    • D. 

      Nine

  • 7. 
    Which is not a prominent car maker in British Touring Car racing?
    • A. 

      Honda

    • B. 

      Vauxhall

    • C. 

      MG

    • D. 

      Ferrari

  • 8. 
    Which magazine publisher was an official sponsor of BTCC in 2004?
    • A. 

      Time

    • B. 

      Future Network

    • C. 

      King Fish

    • D. 

      Dennis

  • 9. 
    What year marked the beginning of the Super Touring era for BTCC?
    • A. 

      1999

    • B. 

      1991

    • C. 

      2001

    • D. 

      1958

  • 10. 
    Who took control of British Touring Car racing in 2001?
    • A. 

      Alan Gow

    • B. 

      Mike Nesford

    • C. 

      Richard West

    • D. 

      Jarod Jones

  • 11. 
    Brands Hatch Farm has been hosting auto racing since what year?
    • A. 

      1950

    • B. 

      1992

    • C. 

      1927

    • D. 

      1971

  • 12. 
    Brands Hatch, a BTCC circuit, is located in what town?
    • A. 

      London

    • B. 

      Kent

    • C. 

      Liverpool

    • D. 

      Leeds

  • 13. 
    Which BTCC circuit is on the site of an RAF base?
    • A. 

      Oulton Park

    • B. 

      Silverstone

    • C. 

      Knockhill

    • D. 

      Brands Hatch

  • 14. 
    Which driver won the British Touring Car championship in 1986-87?
    • A. 

      Will Hoy

    • B. 

      Chris Hodgetts

    • C. 

      Andy Rouse

    • D. 

      John Cleland

  • 15. 
    How many points are awarded to the winner of a BTCC race?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      48

    • D. 

      10

  • 16. 
    What is the maximum ride height of a British Touring Car?
    • A. 

      80 mm

    • B. 

      90 mm

    • C. 

      70 mm

    • D. 

      100 mm

  • 17. 
    How many British Touring Car Championships did Bill McGovern win in the early 1970's?
    • A. 

      Four

    • B. 

      Five

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Two

  • 18. 
    How long is the BTCC Mondello Park racetrack?
    • A. 

      3035 Metres

    • B. 

      2076 Metres

    • C. 

      2867 Metres

    • D. 

      3352 Metres

  • 19. 
    What BTCC car type was built to run on bio-ethanol fuel in 2005?
    • A. 

      Vauxhall

    • B. 

      Volvo

    • C. 

      Nissan

    • D. 

      Audi

  • 20. 
    Which driver won the British Touring Car Championship in 1994?
    • A. 

      John Cleland

    • B. 

      Gabriele Tarquini

    • C. 

      Jo Winkelhock

    • D. 

      Alain Menu

  • 21. 
    The sequential gearbox used in BTCC cars has how many speeds?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      8

  • 22. 
    Which of these is a Spanish car maker active in British Touring Cars?
    • A. 

      Renault

    • B. 

      SEAT

    • C. 

      Fiat

    • D. 

      Buckle

  • 23. 
    In what year was Alan Docking Racing founded?
    • A. 

      1981

    • B. 

      1970

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1979

  • 24. 
    In what year did the German Touring Car championships begin?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1974

    • D. 

      1987

  • 25. 
    In what year did the German Touring Car circuit accept 2.5-liter engines?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1993

    • D. 

      1997