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Take this quick
Ultimate Car Challenge.
"Check Your Answers"
at the end of the quiz.
The Ford Pinto is a subcompact car produced by the Ford Motor
Company. What was the model years?
2) Initially offered he
Pinto as a two-door sedan, Ford offered hatchback and wagon
models the following year.
3) With over 3 million sold
over a 10 year production run, the Pinto competed in the U.S.
market against the AMC Gremlin and Chevrolet Vega. How
many were sold over a 10 year production run?
Over 3 million
Over 6 million
Over 9 million
Over 13 million
4)The Pinto also competed
against imported cars. Who was NOT an importer?
5) What ultimately replaced
the Pinto/Bobcat and the smaller, imported Ford Fiesta?
6) U.S. automakers had first
countered imports such as the Volkswagen Beetle with compact
cars, although these cars featured six-cylinder engines and
comprised a larger vehicle class. What is NOT U.S. compact
7) The Pinto was introduced
on September 11. The AMC Gremlin was the first to arrive
on the market six months before the Pinto, and the Chevrolet
Vega was introduced the day before the Pinto.
8) Ford President Lee
Iacocca wanted a new model that weighed less than 2,000 pounds
and that would be priced at less than $2,000. What is the
2013 inflation price?
9) Pintos were NOT
St. Thomas, Ontario
Edison, New Jersey
10) What year saw the most
Pintos produced in a single model year with 544,209 units?