Austria questions This is a list of recently added questions about Austria. What did Niki Lauda after the end of a career in F-1?He ran his own airline. Austrian Lauda Air is a charter airline based in Vienna, which was founded by Niki Lauda. In 1999 he sold his shares in Austrian Airlines. At the end of 2003 he launched a second, competitive airline Niki.Created by: Krzysztof Moskalcar racing riddles »average 69% coached extreme sportscoached extreme sports693He ran his own airlineHe ran his own airline5546He was in space as astronautHe was in space as astronaut659He bought and ran a football teamHe bought and ran a football team1041 Where is Niki Lauda from?Austria. Niki Lauda was born on 22 February 1949 in Vienna to a wealthy family. However, the wealth of his grandfather, Hans Lauda, did not help Niki in his careeer. His family disapproved his racing ambitions and Niki had to take bank loans to fund his trainings. He had his debts cleared in 1974, when Ferrari signed him for the Formula 1 team.Created by: Saorifamous people riddles »average 65% United KingdomUnited Kingdom507GermanyGermany817AustriaAustria3465BrazilBrazil524 Which country derives its name from the word "East"?Austria. The native name of Austria, Österreich, means 'Eastern Realm'. Austria was a prefecture of Bavaria created in 976. At the time, the Danube basin of present-day Austria was the easternmost extent of Bavaria, and in fact of all the Germans. Created by: globalquiz.orgcountry names riddles »hard 45% AustraliaAustralia2256UkraineUkraine1259JapanJapan2644AustriaAustria5140 Which country won the most medals in the alpine skiing competitions at the Olympic Games throughout the whole history?Austria. Of the total number of 397 medals awarded so far, Austria got 105, nearly twice as much as Switzerland, which comes second with 56 medals. Austrian dominance is not limited to the Olympic Games - Austrians won also nearly 30% of all Alpine Skiing World Cup races. Created by: globalquiz.orgskiing riddles »average 60% SwitzerlandSwitzerland1292AustriaAustria4922NorwayNorway1772FranceFrance196 Where is the headquarters of OPEC?In Vienna. OPEC was created in 1960 with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. It moved to Vienna, Austria in 1965.Created by: globalquiz.orgpolitics riddles »hard 45% in Riyadhin Riyadh593in Dubaiin Dubai1469in Caracasin Caracas736in Viennain Vienna2362 Which two European capitals are the closest to each other?Vienna and Bratislava. Bratislava is only 60 kilometers (37.3 mi) from the Austrian capital Vienna. Before the Second World War, there was a regular fast tram service between the two.Created by: globalquiz.orgcities of Europe riddles »hard 50% Tallinn and HelsinkiTallinn and Helsinki1405Vilnius and MinskVilnius and Minsk1541Brussels and LuxembourgBrussels and Luxembourg6031Vienna and BratislavaVienna and Bratislava9155 Play sport quiz and see all the questions.