10 most difficult cars riddles A list of ten (out of 36) cars related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Cars quiz A tragic disaster occurred during the 1955 24 Hours of Le Mans motor race. The leading Mercedes flung into the crowd, killing 83 spectators. Who won the race?Hawthorn/Bueb of Jaguar. Despite death of 83 spectators and 120 injured, the race was continued. Eight hours after the accident, while leading the race, the Mercedes team withdrew their cars. Mercedes invited Jaguar to also retire, but they declined.very hard 20% nobodynobody38%Levegh/Fitch of Mercedes (posthumous)Levegh/Fitch of Mercedes (posthumous)24%Fangio/Moss of MercedesFangio/Moss of Mercedes16%Hawthorn/Bueb of JaguarHawthorn/Bueb of Jaguar20%Created by: Andy Sealy. Statistics based on 2931 answers in 2 languages »Le Mans riddles » This race car was developed and built between 1933 and 1939. What brand was it?Auto Union was the predecessor of Audi. The car was extremely difficult to handle, but its tremendous power and acceleration were undeniable - a driver could induce wheelspin at over 100 mph (160 km/h). Silver arrows of Auto Union and Mercedes Benz dominated car racing until the outbreak of World War II.very hard 29% AudiAudi47%FerrariFerrari12%Auto UnionAuto Union29%JaguarJaguar11%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4976 answers in 2 languages »logo riddles » Which of the Japanese motorcycle manufacturers is the largest?Honda is the largest motorcycle manufacturer in Japan and has been since it started production in 1955. In 1960, Honda was also the first among them to begin exporting to the U.S. very hard 30% SuzukiSuzuki16%KawasakiKawasaki22%YamahaYamaha31%HondaHonda30%Created by: Bùi Đình Luật. Statistics based on 5252 answers in 2 languages »car brands riddles » What is the meaning of the Italian word "Ferrari"?Smith. "Ferrari" is the third most common surname in Italy. The word has the same root as Italian "ferro" (iron) or Latin "ferrum" (thus, Fe for iron).very hard 30% speedyspeedy14%furiousfurious11%racehorseracehorse43%SmithSmith30%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8306 answers in 4 languages »surnames riddles » Where does the Bridgestone Corporation, maker of the Bridgestone tires, come from?Japan. The company was founded in 1931 in Kurume, Japan. The name is derived from founder Shojiro Ishibashi's last name, which translates literally to "stone bridge." In 1988, Bridgestone purchased American Firestone Tire and Rubber Company.very hard 31% the United Statesthe United States18%the United Kingdomthe United Kingdom39%GermanyGermany9%JapanJapan31%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 7172 answers in 2 languages »companies riddles » Which company is the largest manufacturer of trucks? (over 3500kg)Isuzu. In 2011, Isuzu manufactured 447,000 large trucks. It was followed by Dongfeng Motor (337,000) and Volvo (300,000).very hard 31% VolvoVolvo50%IsuzuIsuzu31%TataTata12%ToyotaToyota5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4210 answers in 2 languages »industry riddles » What is the second largest car manufacturer in Japan? (after Toyota)Nissan. In 2011, Nissan manufactured 4,6 million automobiles and was the sixth in the world, behind G.M., Volkswagen, Toyota, Hyundai and Ford.very hard 36% NissanNissan36%HondaHonda38%MitsubishiMitsubishi15%MazdaMazda10%Created by: Hitter smasher. Statistics based on 8503 answers in 2 languages »brands riddles » Which army used diesel engines in their tanks during the WW2?Soviets. Most of the nations at the time used lighter and more efficient petrol engines, often coming from the aviation industry. Soviets however decided to mass-produce diesel engines. There were several reasons: diesel fuel was less flammable and therefore safer, Soviet Union had the huge aluminium forge capacity, and they didn't have large diesel-consuming fleet.very hard 38% GermansGermans37%BritishBritish10%AmericansAmericans12%SovietsSoviets38%Created by: Kate Pierrick. Statistics based on 12193 answers in 2 languages »tanks riddles » What company was the German car manufacturer NSU transformed to?Audi was created in 1969 as a result of NSU and The Auto Union company merge. The former NSU manufacturing plant in Neckarsulm is still used for Audi assembly, and the current Audi AG shares trade under the ticker symbol "NSU".hard 43% PorschePorsche13%AudiAudi43%OpelOpel21%TrabantTrabant21%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 11338 answers in 2 languages »Germany riddles » What does 500 stand for in "Indianapolis 500"?500 miles. The circuit is 2,5 mile long, so it takes 200 laps to complete the 500 mile race.hard 45% 500 miles500 miles45%500 laps500 laps33%500 minutes500 minutes6%500 cc500 cc14%Created by: Nguyễn Thị Minh. Statistics based on 13668 answers in 2 languages »races riddles » Play cars quiz and see all the questions.