Newsletter Quiz Answers

Answers to September 2007 Newsletter Quiz

  1. 1994.
  2. Hyundai / Skoda / Subaru.
  3. Red / Red & Amber / Green / Amber.
  4. Trams.
  5. Porsche 928.
  6. Poland.
  7. Automatic Number Plate Recognition.
  8. Six points.
  9. Total height of 40 inches.
  10. Two way traffic crosses one way road.
  11. 21 Years old, and having held a full driving licence for 3 years.
  12. Peugeot 307 CC.
  13. Brands Hatch in 1985.
  14. 50 / 43 / £28.50.
  15. End Of Minimum Speed Restriction of 30mph.

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    Winner Of Arnold Clark Car Valet : Bill Dawson

 

Answers to January 2008 Newsletter Quiz

  1. Puffin Crossing.
  2. Left or Right.
  3. When driving to a pre-arranged MOT test appointment / when driving to a garage for repairs required for the MOT test.
  4. 11:30pm - 7:00am.
  5. M6 / 1959 / 1964.
  6. Five colours :
    • White - Between lanes.
    • Red - Nearside.
    • Green - Nearside, at sliproads.
    • Amber - Offside, next to central reservation.
    • Blue - For Police Reserved Sliproads.
  7. Chrysler PT Cruiser.
  8. Sign B.
  9. GB Sticker (or GB symbol on registration plates) & Headlamp Converters.
  10. Nissan Murano.
  11. 14 Years Old.
  12. Volkswagen Golf GTi.
  13. 3 Answers :
  14. 75%.
  15. Black was the quickest drying colour, therefore allowing more vehicles to be produced (earlier models had been available in other colours).
  16. Renault 5 GT Turbo.

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    Winner Of Arnold Clark Car Valet : Bill Dawson (yes, again !)

 

Answers to May 2008 Newsletter Quiz

  1. Ford RS200.
  2. 45 metres. Warning triangles should not be used on a Motorway.
  3. At least 10 seconds.
  4. Riley Elf.
  5. Lamborghini.
  6. 100m.
  7. Volvo XC-90.
  8. Peugeot.
  9. Ford Mustang.
  10. Fabrizio Giovanardi driving a Vauxhall Vectra..
  11. Sweeden.
  12. Saab.
  13. Skoda and Seat.
  14. 1983.
  15. AC Cobra.
  16. 60.
  17. 1986.
  18. Steve McQueen.
  19. Workman is facing to the right instead of the left.
  20. 6 Answers :
  21. MG Magnette.
  22. Using a vehicle with defective tyre(s). 3 Points.
  23. Aston Martin DB5.

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    Winner Of Arnold Clark Car Valet : Daniel Docherty

 

Answers to August 2008 Newsletter Quiz

  1. Rectangular sign (Information) is “One Way Traffic” whereas Round sign (Order) is “Ahead Only”.
  2. Croatia.
  3. A Horse.
  4. Lamborghini Miura S.
  5. Liquid Petroleum Gas.
  6. Maybach.
  7. 2 Answers :
    • Give Priority To Oncoming Vehicles - Round.
    • Priority Over Oncoming Vehicles - Rectangular.
  8. Andorra.
  9. Sunbeam Rapier.
  10. 3 Points & £60 fine.
  11. Brake.
  12. Lotus.
  13. You no longer have priority. Traffic from the right now has priority.
  14. BMW M6.
  15. Long Wheel Base (LWB).
  16. Jowett Javelin.
  17. Tractors.
  18. BMW Z1.
  19. Wolseley Hornet.
  20. Fiat X1-9.
  21. 2001 & 1983.

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    Winner Of Arnold Clark Car Valet : Gordon Webster

 

Answers to January 2009 Newsletter Quiz

  1. Not stopping at a Stop sign : True (3 points - Offence Code TS30).
  2. Identify the car : Triumph TR6.
  3. Identify the sign : Holiday route.
  4. Manufacturers of old models of car :
    • Ferrari
    • Audi
    • Nissan
    • Citroen
    • Austin/Rover
    • Hyundai
    • Vauxhall
    • Ford
    • Toyota
    • Fiat
  5. From forename of company founder, TreVoR Wilkinson.
  6. Cryptic clue to old car : Fiat 125.
  7. Identify offence code : Driving without due care & attention.
  8. Identify the car : Ford Escort RS Cosworth.
  9. Identify car manufacturer badge : Maserati.
  10. Identify the sign : Dual carriageway ends.
  11. Identify car manufacturer badge : Lancia.
  12. Tyres & Tarmac : The gap to leave between your vehicle and the vehicle in front when stationary.
  13. Drink / drug driving points on your licence for how long : Eleven years.
  14. Northern Ireland sports car manufacturer : De Lorean / Back To The Future.
  15. Identify the car : Hyundai Coupe.
  16. Cryptic clue to old car : Humber Hawk.
  17. Identify the sign : All vehicles prohibited.
  18. Problem with sign : It is upside down.
  19. How many IAM Groups : C - Between 200 and 299 (220 as at January 2009).
  20. Identify car registration country code : Iceland.

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    Winners Of Halfords Vouchers :

 

Answers to June 2009 Newsletter Quiz

  1. Identify the car : Porsche 959.
  2. Identify car registration country code : Norway.
  3. Warning signs involving animals (half point for each correct answer) :
    • Accompanied horses or ponies (horse & rider).
    • Wild horses or ponies (horse).
    • Horse drawn vehicles likely to be on the road (horse & carriage).
    • Wild animals (deer).
    • Migratory toad crossing (toad).
    • Wild fowl in road ahead (duck).
    • Sheep (sheep).
    • Cattle (cow).
  4. Theory test pass valid for how long : 2 Years.
  5. Cryptic clue to old car : Hillman Husky.
  6. Identify car manufacturer badge : Smart.
  7. Where would you see this sign : On an overhanging load.
  8. Main difference between Toucan & Puffin crossings : Cyclists can use a Toucan crossing.
  9. Cryptic clue to old car : Armstrong Siddeley Sapphire.
  10. IAM test extended to include Motorcyclists : 1975 (November).
  11. European road sign : No parking on either side of the road.
  12. Identify car manufacturer badge : Alfa Romeo.
  13. Tyre Pressure Monitors : Porsche 959.
  14. 200,000th Member : 1988.
  15. Identify the car : Chrysler Crossfire.
  16. Identify car registration country code : Great Britain - Jersey (Channel Islands).
  17. Hazard Warning Lights : Whilst travelling on a motorway or dual carriageway to warn following vehicles of a hold-up ahead.
  18. Cryptic clue to old car : Standard Ten.
  19. Identify the car : Jensen Interceptor FF.
  20. Identify the sign : Level crossing without a barrier.

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    Winners Of Halfords Vouchers :

 

Answers to September 2009 Newsletter Quiz

  1. Identify the car : Ford GT.
  2. Cryptic clue to old car : Mini Clubman.
  3. Identify the car : Audi R8.
  4. Porsche 911 : Peugeot. Due to it using the same naming convention as Peugeot were using for their cars.
  5. No Overtaking Double White Lines : 1959.
  6. Cryptic clue to old car : Austin Healey
  7. Scottish Racing / Rally Drivers :
    • Allan McNish.
    • Anthony Reid.
    • Colin McRae.
    • David Coulthard.
    • Dario Franchitti.
    • David Leslie.
    • Jim Clark.
    • John Clelland.
    • Jackie Stewart.
    • Louise Aitken-Walker.
  8. Identify car manufacturer badge : Dodge.
  9. Road Fatality : Either Mary Ward (31-08-1869), Bridget Driscoll (17-08-1896) or Henry Lindfield (12-02-1898).
  10. Identify the car : BMW M1.
  11. IAM Fleet: 1986.
  12. 100 Dollar Test Drive : Shelby AC Cobra.
  13. Identify car manufacturer badge : Pininfarina.
  14. A&B Road Numbers : 1921.
  15. Identify the car : Ford Capri 2.8i.
  16. DSG : Gearbox (Direct Shift Gearbox).
  17. Cryptic clue to old car : Standard Vanguard.
  18. F1/Le Mans/Indy 500 Winner : Graham Hill.
  19. White cats eyes : Lane two of a three lane motorway.
  20. Identify the car : Renault Clio Sport V6.

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    Winners Of Halfords Vouchers :

 

Answers to February 2010 Newsletter Quiz

  1. 1 Millions Sales : Morris Minor (in 1961 after 13 years of production).
  2. TV & Film Cars :
    • Bullitt - 1968 Ford Mustang GT 390.
    • For Your Eyes Only - Lotus Esprit Turbo.
    • Christine - 1958 Plymouth Fury.
    • Magnum - Ferrari 308 GTS.
    • Return Of The Saint - Jaguar XJS.
    • Starsky & Hutch - Ford Gran Torino.
    • The Prisoner - Lotus Super 7.
    • The Saint - Volvo P1800.
    • Dukes Of Hazard - 1969 Dodge Charger.
    • The World Is Not Enough - BMW Z8.
  3. Identify the car : Porsche Cayman S.
  4. Turbo & Super Chargers : Lancia (Delta S4 Stradales).
  5. Identify the car : Ferrari Testarossa.
  6. F1 Drivers In BTCC : Graham Hill, Jim Clark & Nigel Mansell.
  7. Car advertising : Ford Capri.
  8. ABS : Anti, from the German “AntiBlockierSystem”.
  9. Red Flag Act : 1896 (14 November).
  10. Not a Ford : Vauxhall Velox.
  11. Licence Code : Driving with uncorrected defective eyesight. 3 points.
  12. Identify the car : Honda Civic Type R.
  13. Diesel : Mercedes / 1930s (260D in 1936).
  14. Identify car registration country code : Isle Of Man.
  15. Identify the car : Lotus Cortina.
  16. Lancia : 1994.
  17. TV Programmes :
    • Top Gear.
    • Fifth Gear.
    • Driven.
    • Wheelbase.
    • Used Car Roadshow.
    • Several Others.
  18. WRC 2WD : Lancia 037 / 1983.
  19. In what year : Cat’s Eyes - 1934..
  20. Identify the car : Porsche 914..

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    Winners Of Halfords Vouchers :

 

Other Quizzes And Competitions (no prizes for these !)

  1. In addition to the regular Newsletter Quiz, you could also have a go at the KOFG Car Manufacturer Badge Quiz - how many manufacturer and designer badges or logos can you recognise ? Click here to have a go at this quiz.
  2. Alternatively, why not try the Wordsearch Quiz, as published in the May 2008 Newsletter - how many manufacturer and model names can you find ? Click here to have a go at this quiz.

 

If you have any questions about any of these, or if you have any suggestions for future Newsletter quiz questions, please click here to contact me.

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