Automotive Trivia

Weekly Trivia at Wayne's Garage.

Wayne's Garage is an Auto Repair shop in Eugene and Springfield Oregon


Willy's Jeep - Recent Trivia Question


Question for this week: (New question on Wednesdays)

Q: Chevrolet came out with the small Chevy LUV pickups in 1972, what did the “LUV” stand for?



Fairlady Z

Fairlady Z/240Z - Recent Trivia Question


Recent Questions:

Q: What was the code name for the Oldsmobile Toronado before its release in 1966?

A: XP-784


Q: The Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird both came out in the same year, what was the year?

A: 1967.


Q: What event in October 1973 led to gasoline price increases and unexpected rise in sales of small Japanese-built cars

A: The Arab oil embargo which started on 20 October 1973 and ended on 18 March 1974.


Q: In 1932 the Datson car company was renamed to Datsun, why?

A: To honor the sun depicted in the national flag and also because "son" also means "loss" in Japanese.


Q: What early 20th century bank robber wrote a testimonial letter to Henry Ford, complimenting him on making such great “getaway cars?”

A: Clyde Barrow of Bonnie and Clyde.


Cars we Repair and Service:
Acura, Audi, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GEO, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Infinity, Isuzu, Jeep, Kia, Lexus, Lincoln, Mazda, Mercury, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Plymouth, Pontiac, Saturn, Scion, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo.

We do not work on cars older than 1985.

A little history of car makes we service.