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Sep
24
2004 Suzuki Verona, Fake Cars

Identify this car for one bonus point. It’s an ’04, if that helps.

Today we whisk you back to 2004. Your challenge is to determine which of the following vehicles was NOT available the year we met Hurricane Ivan. 

May
29

1988 Mitsubishi Sigma, Find the Fake Car, Fake Car Quiz

Identify this car for one bonus point. It’s an ’89, if that helps.

Today we whisk you back to 1989, and an auto industry in transition. Your challenge is to determine which of the following cars was NOT available the year Michael Jordan scored his 10,000th point. Take the Fake Car Quiz.

Apr
28
Mystery Truck, Car Quiz

Identify this car for one bonus point. It’s a ’99, if that helps.

Because you asked for it, we present the sixth installment in our Find the Fake Car! Quiz series. If you missed earlier Quizzes, here’s your chance to catch up:

Apr
07
Mystery Car Challenge

Identify this car for one bonus point. It’s an ’88, if that helps.

This time we’ve taken our fake-car quiz down the organization chart a notch, from model names to trim levels. Below please find five long-lived models, and five trim levels for each, one of which is the fake.

Mar
31
Find the Fake Car!

Identify this car for one bonus point. It’s an ’92, if that helps.

Back by popular demand, here’s the fourth installment in our “Find the Fake Car!” series.

Mar
27

Identify this car for one bonus point. It’s an ’81, if that helps.

Funny thing about the memory–it doesn’t let you know when things begin to fade beyond easy recall. I realized last week that I can no longer remember the name of my fifth-grade science teacher. I rather expected to remember all my grammar-school teachers on my deathbed. Looks like that plan is off.

Nov
13
14-1987-Dodge-Raider-Down-On-The-Junkyard-Picture-Courtesy-of-Chrysler

Identify this truck for one bonus point. It’s an ’87, if that helps.

The “Find the Fake Car” quiz is back by popular demand. Like last time, all you need to do is identify the fake model in each lineup. How hard can that be? And like last time, you can earn one bonus point for identifying the vehicle depicted above. Enjoy, and let us know how you scored.

Jun
21
Fake Car Quiz

Extra credit: Can you name this Isuzu SUV? It’s from model-year 2003, if that helps.

Maybe you’re no good at fill-in-the-blank-type tests. No problem. Here we’re looking for you, the sharp-eyed quiz taker, to find the fakes. Below, you’ll find car brands followed by four corresponding models, one of which is a fake! Take your time and read the names aloud. If the name sounds wonky, it probably is. If you score five correct, you’re some sort of auto savant. Score four and you have earned our respect. Good luck!

Jul
07
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Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Classic Brougham

What’s in a name? Sight unseen, would you be more likely to let Thurston Howell III borrow your comb, or some guy that goes by Gilligan? Would your sandwich taste better as croquet monsieur et gruyere, or as a ham and cheese?

May
16
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1983 Chrysler LeBaron Town & Country Convertible

Imagine a mural artist accustomed to painting twenty-foot-high exterior walls switching gears to take a job designing brochures. Suddenly broad vistas have given way to index-card-sized pictures and fussy little logos.