Can You Answer This Trivia About 1970s Cars?

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In 1973, Buick produced a compact car on the same body shell used to build the Chevrolet Nova. What did they call this car?
Manta
Century
Apollo
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What styling phenomena was common among all of the so-called personal luxury cars of the 1970s?
Bumper guards
Opera windows
Running boards
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In 1976, Plymouth replaced its popular Valiant compact with what model?
Arrow
Dart
Reliant
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What American Motors compact car, introduced in 1975, had a very distinctive "jellybean" shaped body?
Pacer
Gremlin
Hornet
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The Starfire was a subcompact car built from 1975 to 1980 by what car company?
Pontiac
Oldsmobile
Chevrolet
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From 1975 through 1977, Pontiac produced its own version of Chevrolet's Vega called what?
Sunbird
Sunfire
Astre
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The advertising for what 70s personal luxury car boasted interiors of "rich Corinthian leather"?
Lincoln Continental Mark IV
Chrysler Cordoba
Ford Thunderbird
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Which generation of Corvette was in production during the 1970s?
C2
C3
C4
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Volkswagen launched its Mk1 Golf in 1974 – but by which name was it known when it was introduced to the USA?
Rabbit
Gazzele
Pony
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Can you name the model of this 1970s Buick?
Electra
Skyhawk
Apollo
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Can you name this 1973 car?
AMC Gremlin
Volkswagen Rabbit
Honda Civic
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This car is a Triumph, but which model?
Toldeo
Stag
Spitfire
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1
In 1973, Buick produced a compact car on the same body shell used to build the Chevrolet Nova. What did they call this car?
Manta
Century
Apollo
2
What styling phenomena was common among all of the so-called personal luxury cars of the 1970s?
Bumper guards
Opera windows
Running boards
3
In 1976, Plymouth replaced its popular Valiant compact with what model?
Arrow
Dart
Reliant
4
What American Motors compact car, introduced in 1975, had a very distinctive "jellybean" shaped body?
Pacer
Gremlin
Hornet
5
The Starfire was a subcompact car built from 1975 to 1980 by what car company?
Pontiac
Oldsmobile
Chevrolet
6
From 1975 through 1977, Pontiac produced its own version of Chevrolet's Vega called what?
Sunbird
Sunfire
Astre
7
The advertising for what 70s personal luxury car boasted interiors of "rich Corinthian leather"?
Lincoln Continental Mark IV
Chrysler Cordoba
Ford Thunderbird
8
Which generation of Corvette was in production during the 1970s?
C2
C3
C4
9
Volkswagen launched its Mk1 Golf in 1974 – but by which name was it known when it was introduced to the USA?
Rabbit
Gazzele
Pony
10
Can you name the model of this 1970s Buick?
Electra
Skyhawk
Apollo
11
Can you name this 1973 car?
AMC Gremlin
Volkswagen Rabbit
Honda Civic
12
This car is a Triumph, but which model?
Toldeo
Stag
Spitfire