Ultimate Quiz On The Cars

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Ultimate Quiz On The Cars

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the last album The Cars released before their split in 1987?
    • A. 

      Candy-O

    • B. 

      The Cars

    • C. 

      Door To Door

    • D. 

      Panorama

  • 2. 
    The Cars song, "Moving In Stereo" was included in which famous 80's movie soundtrack?
    • A. 

      Sixteen Candles

    • B. 

      Beverly Hills Cop

    • C. 

      Fast Times At Ridgemont High

    • D. 

      Back To The Future

  • 3. 
    What decade is the hit single "Tonight She Comes" by The Cars from?
    • A. 

      Nineties

    • B. 

      Seventies

    • C. 

      Eighties

    • D. 

      Sixties

  • 4. 
    What year did The Cars have the hit single "Tonight She Comes" on Elektra?
    • A. 

      1961

    • B. 

      1986

    • C. 

      1969

    • D. 

      1995

  • 5. 
    What was the record label of the Cars' first album, "The Cars"?
    • A. 

      Epic

    • B. 

      Roadrunner

    • C. 

      Victory

    • D. 

      Elektra

  • 6. 
    In 2000 Ben Orr, the Cars bassist, died of what disease?
    • A. 

      Pancreatic Cancer

    • B. 

      Lung Cancer

    • C. 

      AIDS

    • D. 

      Pneumonia

  • 7. 
    The name Orzechowski was the birth name of which Cars member?
    • A. 

      Elliot Easton

    • B. 

      Ben Orr

    • C. 

      Dave Robinson

    • D. 

      Greg Hawkes

  • 8. 
    Which of the following songs is on the Cars' 2nd album "Candy-O"?
    • A. 

      Emotion In Motion

    • B. 

      Let's Go

    • C. 

      Drive

    • D. 

      Just What I Needed

  • 9. 
    What U.S. city was Ric Ocasek's birthplace?
    • A. 

      Baltimore, MD

    • B. 

      Omaha, NE

    • C. 

      Birmingham, AL

    • D. 

      Tucson, AZ

  • 10. 
    What "miracle" did Ric Ocasek perform in the Cars video "Magic"?
    • A. 

      He Walked On Water

    • B. 

      He Healed A Blind Man

    • C. 

      He Parted The Ocean

    • D. 

      He Fed A Hungry Crowd

  • 11. 
    "Dance all night, go to work, do the move with quirky jerk" is from what Cars song?
    • A. 

      Since You're Gone

    • B. 

      Shake It Up

    • C. 

      Maybe Baby

    • D. 

      Magic

  • 12. 
    What classic TV show with host Dabney Coleman did The Cars guest star on in 1987?
    • A. 

      CBS Late Night

    • B. 

      American Bandstand

    • C. 

      Entertainment Tonight

    • D. 

      Saturday Night Live

  • 13. 
    Early in his career Ric Ocasek sang in a duo with what other future Cars artist?
    • A. 

      Greg Hawkes

    • B. 

      Elliot Easton

    • C. 

      Jas Goodkind

    • D. 

      Ben Orr

  • 14. 
    What two musicians from The Cars formed the nucleus for the 2006 group The New Cars?
    • A. 

      Elliot Easton & Ben Orr

    • B. 

      Greg Hawkes & Elliot Easton

    • C. 

      Ric Ocasek & Greg Hawkes

    • D. 

      David Robinson & Ben Orr

  • 15. 
    What song on the Cars' Candy-O album made it into the Top 10?
    • A. 

      Let's Go

    • B. 

      Bye Bye Love

    • C. 

      Good Times Roll

    • D. 

      I'm In Touch With Your World

  • 16. 
    Where did Ric Ocasek and Ben Orr, who later formed The Cars, meet?
    • A. 

      At A Bar In Tulsa, Oklahoma

    • B. 

      At A Friend's Home In Boise, Idaho

    • C. 

      At A Concert In Reno, Nevada

    • D. 

      At A Party In Columbus, Ohio

  • 17. 
    The vocals of Ben Orr and Ric Ocasek of The Cars have been likened to what rocker?
    • A. 

      Lou Reed

    • B. 

      Gary U.S. Bonds

    • C. 

      Jackie Wilson

    • D. 

      Jackson Browne

  • 18. 
    Which influential hardcore band had an album produced by Ric Ocasek (Ex-Cars)?
    • A. 

      Bad Brains

    • B. 

      Nine Inch Nails

    • C. 

      Dead Boys

    • D. 

      New York Dolls

  • 19. 
    Which member of The Cars sang lead on their hit song "Drive"?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Orr

    • B. 

      Greg Hawkes

    • C. 

      Ric Ocasek

    • D. 

      Elliot Easton

  • 20. 
    Two ex-Cars group members formed The New Cars group and added which singer?
    • A. 

      Todd Rundgren

    • B. 

      Neil Young

    • C. 

      Stan Ridgeway

    • D. 

      Billy Idol

  • 21. 
    The video for which Cars song won an MTV Video Music Award in 1984?
    • A. 

      My Best Friend's Girl

    • B. 

      You Might Think

    • C. 

      Good Times Roll

    • D. 

      Just What I Needed

  • 22. 
    The Cars album "Candy-O" was nominated for a Grammy in 1980 in which category?
    • A. 

      Best Rock Vocal Group

    • B. 

      Best Rock Instrumental Group

    • C. 

      Best Rock Song

    • D. 

      Best Pop Vocal Group

  • 23. 
    What was Ric Ocasek's favorite brand of cigarettes?
    • A. 

      Lucky Strike

    • B. 

      Marlboro

    • C. 

      Winston

    • D. 

      Camel

  • 24. 
    During the years 1978-1988, how many albums did the Cars release?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      64

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      26

  • 25. 
    Which of the following groups has Ric Ocasek worked with as a producer?
    • A. 

      Creedence Clearwater Revival

    • B. 

      Weezer

    • C. 

      The Doors

    • D. 

      Talking Heads

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