Quiz: How Well Do You Really Know Driving Slang?
Topics
How Well Do You Really Know Driving Slang?
By: Heather Cahill
Image: Tomas Rodriguez/Corbis/GettyImages

About This Quiz

Driving is something that most of us will have to do at one point in our lives. Sometimes it's fun, others it may not be so fun, but that's where our driving slang comes from! There's a word for almost everything. The road, other drivers, certain situations, car parts and even the cars themselves. We're willing to bet that you can even think of a few right now. So, if you're a driver, then you'll probably know a thing or two about the slang used on the road!

What's that car ahead? Could it be the infamous "beamer"?! If you know what that means, then you're ready to tackle this quiz. With some quick thinking, you'll probably be able to figure out some of these terms. Some may be expressions while others may just be quick words that you never really thought about before. After all, it's important to focus on the road when you're driving! If you know things like what a car that doesn't operate very well is called, or what another word you might use for traffic is, you're already one step ahead of the game.

So, sit back, relax and take the wheel for this driving slang quiz. It's a long way to your destination, but that's where you'll find your score!

2 of 35
If you're "outie", it means you're doing what?
3 of 35
Of the following terms, what one is used when taking a hard corner?
5 of 35
The proper word for "u-ey" is which of the following?
6 of 35
Which phrase is used to say "accelerate"?
7 of 35
If you are going "cruisin'", what are you doing?
8 of 35
Do you know what a "whip" is?
10 of 35
Do you know the meaning of the phrase "go for a spin"?
11 of 35
What word is used for driving your vehicle in tight circles?
13 of 35
To "ride" someone else on the road is to do what?
14 of 35
If you're in a "fender bender", what are you in?
15 of 35
What word is used for a document that shows your ownership of a vehicle?
17 of 35
One of the following terms is used to say that you're starting a car without the keys. Which term is it?
18 of 35
Which type of car is known as a "Lambo"?
21 of 35
Can you name the acronym that is used for the gear shift on a car?
22 of 35
Which term means to "get going"?
23 of 35
One of the following terms is used for merging fast in front of a car. Which one is it?
24 of 35
Can you name the term that is used for a left turn?
25 of 35
What is a term used for cars that are hard on gas?
26 of 35
Do you know what a four-wheel drive is known as?
27 of 35
Which of the following terms is used for a large car?
28 of 35
Which term is used for a convertible?
29 of 35
This term is used for a car that isn't the greatest. What is it?
30 of 35
What might someone say if you hit a curb?
31 of 35
Of the following terms, which is used for someone who changes lanes quickly to get ahead?
32 of 35
What brand of car is the word "Beamer" used for?
33 of 35
Which term is used for a car that has a lot of mechanical problems?
34 of 35
Do you know which car brand is nicknamed "Chevy"?
35 of 35
Which word is used for heavy traffic?
Receive a hint after watching this short video from our sponsors.
quit
hint:
continue