Which '80s Car Would Be Your Perfect Match?

By: Emily Maggrett
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About This Quiz

Sure, they're gas-guzzlers, but you're not human if some of the classic cars of the past don't make you feel just a little bit sentimental. From the incredibly sporty 1961 Jaguar E-Type to the eternally cool 1957 Chrysler Plymouth Fury, these cars are unapologetically stunning, with designs that stand the test of time. But cars like these aren't the only ones to catch the eyes of collectors lately. Recently, many cars from the 1980s have come to be regarded as classics, such as the 1984 Audi 5000, 1987 Ferrari F40 and the 1984 Chevrolet Corvette.

If you're a big fan of '80s cars like these, then this is the quiz for you! In exchange for your telling us about your background, hobbies and driving habits, we'll match you to the classic '80s car that suits your personality best. Whether you're almost as avid a car collector as Jay Leno or are just getting into these amazing vehicles, this quiz can tell you the make and model that will suit your automotive preferences best. 

Are you ready to find out which classic '80s car is your perfect ride? Put down that issue of "Car and Driver" and come take this quiz!






What's your favorite car movie?

You've got a date tonight. What are you wearing?

Let's say you're dead broke. Is there a circumstance under which you'd ever steal a car?

Your girlfriend wants to go camping in the Sierras. Are you excited or nah?

Are you a good driver? Have you ever gotten a ticket?

You're going to a drive-through. What are you ordering?

Would you drive a car with bald tires over a suspension bridge during a rainstorm?

What's the most annoying type of bad driving?

You can date any famous 1980s blonde. Who do you pick?

Which locations do you drive to the most often?

What's your idea of a luxurious meal?

You're 17. A family friend offers to give you his 1968 BMW if you help him restore it. What do you say?

What's the biggest lie you've ever told?

You can go on a road trip anywhere. Where do you go?

If you were a classic film star, who would you be?

Have you ever worked a physically demanding job like construction?

Your brother calls you and confesses that he went on a gambling spree. His creditors took his car and he's stranded in Vegas. What do you do?

Which of these environments feels the most comfortable to you?

What's your favorite driving song?

You want to impress someone. How do you do it?

Which of these car-related scent makes you feel sentimental?

If you could work any job in the automotive field, what would it be?

You're moving. You can save money by driving a 15' U-Haul across the Rockies but your partner thinks it's too dangerous. What do you do?

Remember how kids used to ride without seat belts in the way back? Which unsafe childhood car practice do you look back on fondly?

At the bar, a drunk guy seems hellbent on picking a fight with you. How do you handle it?

Would you rather get a drink with Tom Cruise or with Barack Obama?

Where do you come from?

If you were stuck in an '80s John Hughes movie, which guy would you be?

You can afford to buy any house you want. Which one of these do you pick?

In your opinion, what's the most essential quality for a car to have?

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