Overindulged much? Time for some more questions.
Test your knowledge of all things automotive. Again, there’s something for everyone – if all else fails, try lateral thinking…
 What nickname was given to the Renault 14 and why did it prove highly embarrassing for its manufacturer?
 Who allegedly said “Pininfarina must not be allowed to run riot here.” and in reference to what was it said?
 What once highly successful car was tainted with special editions such as Cabaret, Cameo and Calypso in an effort to stimulate sales in its final years?
 Why is this Iranian built version of the Peugeot 405, called the Roa, unique?
 Which car, produced from 2007-2014, offered the widest spread of engine capacities of any series-production passenger vehicle?
 The 1990 Daewoo Espero was a rejected Bertone design proposal for what other car?
 Which current Volkswagen Group subsidiary assembled Triumph Spitfires and TR4s in mainland Europe in the early 1960s?
 Identify this car:
 Volkswagen abandoned its plan to build a large rear-engined saloon car, codenamed EA128 in the mid-1960’s because of a growing controversy concerning another car from a different manufacturer. What was that car?
 Nova Scotian popular television entertainer and small-town lawyer Graham Day never claimed to be a ‘car guy’ while he was Chairman and CEO of Austin Rover Group from 1986 until 1991.
However he has had a passion for one particular vehicle which long preceded his involvement in the motor industry, and continues to this day, with several examples owned and restored. Which of these is it?
Chevrolet Corvair Greenbrier
 Apart from decals, what distinguished the 1973 Volkswagen ‘Jeans’ Beetle from the standard car?
 What was the last Vauxhall model to have different sheet-metal to its Opel equivalent?
 Which model names link the following pairs of car and motorcycle manufacturers?
Pontiac and Triumph
Kia and Suzuki
Alfa Romeo and Moto Guzzi
Hillman and Kawasaki
Lamborghini and Laverda
Honda and er… Honda
 Italdesign’s 1990 Jaguar Kensington, an unsolicited proposal for an XJ replacement, ended up as the basis for a rather more mundane car. What was it?
 Complete the triptych: