Weekly Trivia at Wayne's Garage.
Wayne's Garage is an Auto Repair shop in Eugene and Springfield Oregon
1956 Chrysler Norseman - Recent Trivia Question
Question for this week: (New question on Wednesdays- answer on Friday)
Q: On September 11, 1970, what car was introduced at a cost of less than $2,000, designed to compete with an influx of compact cars?
A: Ford Pinto.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang the Movie - Recent Trivia Question
Q: What was the original meaning of 442 in the 1964 Oldsmobile 442?
A: Four Barrel Carburetor, Four On the Floor, Dual Exhausts.
Q: Where did the “bow-tie” logo of Chevrolet come from?
A: The logo was from a wallpaper design in a French hotel room that William Durant, founder of GM, liked so much he ripped a piece of it off of the wall and brought it home.
Q: What was the name of the “one of a kind” dream car commissioned by Chrysler that went down with the Andrea Doria on it’s way to it’s first public showing?
A: The Norseman.
Q: What car company was the first to introduce the 3 point seat belt?
A: Volvo in 1959 – US in 1963.
Q: Why was the Indianapolis Motor Speedway nicknamed the Brickyard?
A: The original tar and gravel track broke up after the first race in 1908 so it was paved with bricks.
Cars we Repair and Service:
Acura, Audi, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GEO, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Infinity, Isuzu, Jeep, Kia, Lexus, Lincoln, Mazda, Mercury, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Plymouth, Pontiac, Saturn, Scion, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo.
We do not work on cars older than 1985.