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Are You a Car Expert?
by Steven Symes
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Are you constantly thinking about cars? Do you have high-octane fuel flowing through your veins? Do you look up what car museums, tracks, etc. are in a place before deciding to go on vacation there? Do you use Armor All on your dashboard every day? You're likely a real gearhead, sometimes referred to as a car nerd or automotive genius. 

For most people, cars are a bit of a mystery. They might admire a Porsche or Corvette as it passes, but they have no idea what's under the curvaceous body panels. True car experts can start reciting all kinds of facts about vehicles as they pass, their knowledge going beyond just a single brand or type of car. To reach that level, you need to be studious, obsessed and always looking to learn more about vehicles. 

There's a lot to know about cars, considering they're been in existence since the 1800s and have been manufactured all over the globe. Plenty of automakers have come and gone, along with numerous technologies and designs. There's also car culture, motorsports and historical breakthroughs, to name a few more knowledge categories. 

Are you ready to get behind the wheel and prove your car smarts? Take this quiz now!  

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