Welcome to the ultimate Alan's FUN Trivia quizzes
Custom Search
What Do You Know About the Motorcycles | What  Do You Know About American Roads & Highways

Home >> FUN Trivia Quiz >> Vehicles >> The Automobile

Picnic Menu Ideas & Planning
Picnic Recipe Ideas & Planning

1000s of great recipe ideas


Volkswagen Trivia

What do you know about the Volkswagen?  Take this quick What Do You Know About the Automobile quiz.  Answers" at the end of the quiz.

Cars Trivia from Alan's Fun Trivia Quizzes1. Where is the world headquarters for Volkswagen?

  • New Stanton, PA
  • Herndon, Virginia
  • Wolfsburg, Germany

2. When was Volkswagen mbH was established?

  • May 5, 1936
  • May 5, 1937
  • May 5, 1938

3. The VW Beetle (Type 1) was one of the first to be evolved with the aid of a wind tunnel; unlike the Chrysler Airflow, it would be a success.

  • True or False?

4. The Volkswagen factory at Wolfsburg came under UK control in 1945, it was to be dismantled and shipped to Britain.
Why did the plant remain in Germany?

  • No manufacture in Britain wanted it
  • The Soviet Army wanted location
  • Destruction from Allied bombing

5. Volkswagens were first exhibited and sold in the United States, but only sold two units in America that first year.
What year was the first Beetle sold in the US?

  • 1947
  • 1948
  • 1949

6. Volkswagen of America was formed in April 1955 to standardize sales and service in the United States.

  • True or False?

7. In 1964, Volkswagen succeeded in purchasing Auto Union, and in 1969, NSU Motorenwerke AG (NSU).
What brand did they pick up?

  • Audi
  • Porsche
  • Mercedes

8. There have been five generations of the Volkswagen Golf, the first of which was produced from the summer of 1974 until the end of 1983.
What was the name in the US and Canada?

  • Golf
  • Rabbit
  • Polo

9. On July 15,2008 Volkswagen announced that they will construct an automobile assembly plant.
Where is the location?

  • Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • New Stanton, Pennsylvania
  • Myra, Kentucky

10. Volkswagen of America Inc. promotes its work in developing clean diesel, and other fuel-efficient technologies, in order to increase U.S. sales to environmentally conscious consumers. One of the promoting vehicle is the 2009 clean-diesel Jetta TDI, which has a 16-valve, four-cylinder common rail direct injection engine which reduces emissions by 90 percent. Volkswagen also claims that this model has the advantage of fuel economy in the mid-50s and mid-40s in city conditions.

  • True or False?
More Trivia


  1. Wolfsburg, Germany
  2. May 5, 1937
  3. True
  4. No manufacture in Britain wanted it
  5. 1949
  6. True
  7. Audi
  8. Rabbit
  9. Chattanooga, Tennessee
  10. True
FUN Trivia Quizzes
...Am I
Am Civil War
American Civics
American Roads & Highways
Classic Cartoons
Greatest Hits
Food and Drink
National Parks
Rock and Roll
Stars, Movie & TV
TV Shows
Ultimate Place Names
US Geography
US History
US States History Made Easy
Vehicles (Cars & Motorcycles)
Western Films
Western Stars
Westerns TV
What's My Place Name?
Where Are Famous People Buried?
World War 2
Year In Music
Year In Westerns

Powered by ... All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.
E-mail | AlansKitchen Privacy Policy | Thank you