Automotive Trivia

Weekly Trivia at Wayne's Garage.

Wayne's Garage is an Auto Repair shop in Eugene and Springfield Oregon

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Willy's Jeep - Recent Trivia Question


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Question for this week: (New question on Wednesdays)

Q: Chevrolet came out with the small Chevy LUV pickups in 1972, what did the “LUV” stand for?

A:

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Fairlady Z/240Z - Recent Trivia Question


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Recent Questions:

Q: What was the code name for the Oldsmobile Toronado before its release in 1966?

A: XP-784

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Q: The Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird both came out in the same year, what was the year?

A: 1967.

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Q: What event in October 1973 led to gasoline price increases and unexpected rise in sales of small Japanese-built cars

A: The Arab oil embargo which started on 20 October 1973 and ended on 18 March 1974.

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Q: In 1932 the Datson car company was renamed to Datsun, why?

A: To honor the sun depicted in the national flag and also because "son" also means "loss" in Japanese.

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Q: What early 20th century bank robber wrote a testimonial letter to Henry Ford, complimenting him on making such great “getaway cars?”

A: Clyde Barrow of Bonnie and Clyde.



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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.


A little history of car makes we service.