Can you quote car facts off the top of your head? Are you like a giant, walking automotive encyclopedia? Do people ask you about when things happened, or what car companies have done different things in the past? Not everyone has a steel-trap memory, so if you do, you're one of the lucky few.
The automotive industry has been around since the 1800s, so the history is long and rich. Consider that cars have shaped everything from how our cities have been designed to how we shop for groceries. The automobile has impacted society in so many ways, and society has impacted the design of cars.
Automakers have come and gone, as have many different models. Technological breakthroughs, artistic designs, fads, and so many other changes have also risen and fallen. Even today, a whole range of forces from the push for self-driving cars to electrification are either going to be remembered as momentous impacts, or footnotes in automotive history.
Just how much do you know about cars past and present? Test your knowledge by taking this quiz right now!