Transportation Questions! Trivia Quiz

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Transportation Questions! Trivia Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What year did the Wright brothers make their first successful flight?
    • A. 

      1959

    • B. 

      1903

    • C. 

      1826

    • D. 

      1969

  • 2. 
    What was the first car mass produced by the Ford Motor Company?
    • A. 

      The Horseless Carriage

    • B. 

      The Model T

    • C. 

      The Cavalier

    • D. 

      The Edsel

  • 3. 
    Which project led to the creation of the Mustang?
    • A. 

      T-5

    • B. 

      Bronco

    • C. 

      M-6

    • D. 

      Apache

  • 4. 
    Which car company was the first to have hydraulic brakes standard on its entire line?
    • A. 

      Stanley Steamer

    • B. 

      Ford

    • C. 

      Chrysler

    • D. 

      REO

  • 5. 
    What was the first American front-wheel-drive car?
    • A. 

      The Escort Lx-2

    • B. 

      The Cord L-29

    • C. 

      The Sprint

    • D. 

      The Nova

  • 6. 
    From which car did Ford steal the name "King of the Road" for their Mustang?
    • A. 

      The Chevrolet Impala

    • B. 

      The Chevrolet Corvette

    • C. 

      The Dodge Dart

    • D. 

      The Oldsmobile 442

  • 7. 
    Which limited production car was nicknamed the "Corvette Killer"?
    • A. 

      '69 Pontiac GTO Judge

    • B. 

      '70 Ford Pantera

    • C. 

      '68 Mustang 428 Cobra Jet

    • D. 

      '67 Shelby Cobra

  • 8. 
    Which car's engine was originally designed as a truck engine?
    • A. 

      The Viper

    • B. 

      The Corvette

    • C. 

      427 Shelby Cobra

    • D. 

      The Aurora

  • 9. 
    What car did Ralph Nader proclaim was "unsafe at any speed"?
    • A. 

      Chrysler New Yorker

    • B. 

      VW Beetle

    • C. 

      Chevy Corvair

    • D. 

      Ford Pinto

  • 10. 
    In 2001, Ford ended its relationship with which tire manufacturer?
    • A. 

      Firestone

    • B. 

      Michelin

    • C. 

      Uniroyal

    • D. 

      Goodyear

  • 11. 
    In what year was the Ford Mustang first introduced?
    • A. 

      1967

    • B. 

      1964

    • C. 

      1966

    • D. 

      1961

  • 12. 
    Who owns the patent on the diesel engine?
    • A. 

      Rudolf Diesel

    • B. 

      Henry Ford

    • C. 

      Michael Faraday

    • D. 

      Hans Von Ohain

  • 13. 
    Which of these forms of transportation is the most expensive to use?
    • A. 

      Airplane

    • B. 

      Car

    • C. 

      Bicycle

    • D. 

      Walking

  • 14. 
    What's the term for the compression brakes on a semi-truck?
    • A. 

      Motor Brake

    • B. 

      Power Brake

    • C. 

      Jake Brake

    • D. 

      Jack Brake

  • 15. 
    When did the center eye-level brake light become mandatory on all new cars?
    • A. 

      2001

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1986

    • D. 

      1998

  • 16. 
    In which year between 1953 and 2002 was the Corvette not produced?
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1963

    • C. 

      1983

    • D. 

      1979

  • 17. 
    When were gas gauges first used in cars?
    • A. 

      1922

    • B. 

      1956

    • C. 

      1945

    • D. 

      1908

  • 18. 
    What car won 2004 Car of the Year Award from "Motor Trend Magazine"?
    • A. 

      Honda Insight

    • B. 

      Hummer 2

    • C. 

      Toyota Prius II

    • D. 

      Chevy Corvette

  • 19. 
    The fastest standard production car reached a maximum speed of what?
    • A. 

      170 Mph

    • B. 

      150 Mph

    • C. 

      240 Mph

    • D. 

      195 Mph

  • 20. 
    What sort of license must you have to legally operate a semi carrying propane cylinders in the U.S.?
    • A. 

      Cdl A With Haz-Mat

    • B. 

      Cdl A With Placards

    • C. 

      Chauffeur's License

    • D. 

      Cdl B