Automobile Quizzes & Trivia

Can you tell (by heart!) the story of why Henry Ford had to tear down one of the walls in his workshop after inventing the Quadricycle? Do you live in Detroit, but give your address as “The Motor City” when asked? Can you name not only the Big Three car manufacturers, but also a model of car for every letter from Acura to Zephyr? Does trying to figure out what’s going on under your car’s hood fill you with glee rather than anxiety?

If you bleed transmission fluid and breathe nothing but the finest temperature-controlled and conditioned air, you should put the pedal to the metal and take our quiz on the amazing automobile and prove that you really do know the difference between a carburetor and a crankshaft!
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Your car's electrical system consists of the battery, starter and alternator. The battery provides juice to the starter. Then, the alternator gives that battery the energy it needs to power your car. The part one quiz...

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    What part of a car holds the electricity?

Welcome to this ultimate trivia on the automobile industry. One does not have to be a mechanical engineer to know that much about cars, but if you think you know just about enough to sit at the table with the big boys, then this...

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    What is the full form of ABS, a safety technology used in cars and bikes?

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    Tech A says that the basic steering system has four main parts: a steering column, a steering box, a steering linkage, and a steering knuckle. Tech B says the most basic steering systems have a power assist. Who is correct?


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    Ignition coils are basically:

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    All of the cylinders in a overhead cam engine have low compression.  What is the MOST LIKELY cause of this condition?


Automobile Questions & Answers

How does a car start?
The ignition system is what starts a car, as it is how the car gains energy to get the motor going. To start the system, one will take their car key, insert it, and turn it. Doing so creates a spark, which ignites the cylinder's combustion. (Hence wh
What is the difference between Mahindra Scorpio and Toyota Innova?
Innova has a valuable usage of space and a wood-grained ergonomically designed instrument panel, automatic climate control, and bottle holders for every passenger. It has two-tone color interiors: fabric upholstery and sun visors with vanity mirrors.
What is the difference between Honda Accord and Lexus IS?
The Honda Accord has a 2.4 inline-4 that is paired with a 5- speed manual transmission gearbox. This vehicle produces 177 horsepower at 6,500 rpm. Its engine possesses a fuel economy of 25 miles per gallon for city and highway driving. It is the pric
What is the difference between GT and SE?
The GT has a powerful, 175 hp, as opposed to the SE, which only has 170hp. The gear ratio can be observed as an ambiguous difference, with the fuel shut off from SE placed at 112mph and the GT at 125mph. The braking structure of the two models has sp
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