Going For GOLD. Round 3.


Super Hero And All Round Good Guy
Its 80's quiz time. Cue the theme tune..

Going for GOLD.
The heat is on. The time is right.
Its time for you, for you to play your game.
People are coming, everyones trying.
Trying to be the best that they can.
When they're going for going for GOLD.

Now lets welcome your host. Henry Kelly..
Welcome contestants. I will read a series of clues the quicker you buzz in the more points you will receive. Work your way down the List. If you think you know the answer and want to risk hitting the Buzzer for big points, Be aware just one wrong answer and you will be frozen out until the next question.

So if you are ready.. fingers on buzzers.

Question 1. What am I ?
We are European
Our first single seater was aimed at Formula 2
Our famous colours were first run April 1968
Stirling Moss gave us our first win
We invented ground effect for F1 cars
We were founded in 1952
We have won the constructors championship 7 times
We built them light but fragile
Jim Clark and Jochen Rindt were killed in our cars
We were founded by Colin Chapman
Contestant 1 has buzzed in lets see if they are right. Answer Lotus

Question 2. Who am I ?
My impressive speed was never the same after a big accident and long recovery
I came third in my first race
I started in F1 in 1964
I won the Formula Junior title in 1962
I was born in 1933
I have never won a race
I have raced 11 times in F1
My best result is 3rd in Monaco 1964 and 3rd Dutch 1964
I raced for Lotus
I am British
Contestant 1 has buzzed in lets see if they are right. Answer Peter Arundell

Final Question. When am I?
Derek Warwick finished 7th in the championship
Ligier scored 3 points in the constructors
Piquet burned his feet in Montreal
Brundle raced for Tyrrell
F1 went to Nurburgring for the first time for the European GP
Mansell collapsed after pushing his car over the line in Detriot
Refueling was banned and fuel reduced from 250litres to 220litres
The1496cc TAG Porsche V6 Turbo engine produced 850bhp at 12,000rpm and was class of the field
Mclaren destroyed the opposition scoring more points than Ferrari and Lotus put together
Niki Lauda was champion in his McLaren MP4/2
Contestant 1 has buzzed in lets see if they are right. Answer 1984

Thats the end of this round and the points are ......
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