Races questions This is a list of recently added questions about races. In which sport was Paul Newman successful?Car racing. Paul Newman first became interested in motorsports while training at the Watkins Glen Racing School for the filming of Winning, a 1969 film. He was a frequent competitor in Sports Car Club of America, eventually winning four national championships. He also finished in second place in the 1979 24 Hours of Le Mans and became the oldest driver to date to be part of a winning team in a major sanctioned race, winning in his class at the 1995 24 Hours of Daytona.Created by: Ninjaihard 55% swimmingswimming3741car racingcar racing12302sailingsailing2734golfgolf3194Hollywood riddles » Who won the 2016 Dakar Rally in cars category?Stéphane Peterhansel. Mr. Dakar Stephane Peterhansel won for the 12th time.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 33% Nasser Al-AttiyahNasser Al-Attiyah501Giniel de VilliersGiniel de Villiers696Mikko HirvonenMikko Hirvonen1056Stéphane PeterhanselStéphane Peterhansel1156sport riddles » Which country did these silver sport cars represent?Germany. For decades until the introduction of sponsorship liveries, each country had its traditional color in automobile racing. Italian race cars were red (still used by Ferrari), British ones green, and French blue. Today, Mercedes-Benz Formula One cars are also silver.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 46% GermanyGermany8904FranceFrance2206ItalyItaly3351Great BritainGreat Britain4816motor sports riddles » What does 500 stand for in "Indianapolis 500"?500 miles. The circuit is 2,5 mile long, so it takes 200 laps to complete the 500 mile race.Created by: Nguyễn Thị Minhhard 45% 500 miles500 miles9152500 laps500 laps7001500 minutes500 minutes1388500 cc500 cc2608sport of North America riddles » Which single track race is the longest in terms of distance?Le Mans 24h. Over the 24 hour period of Le Mans endurance race, modern competitors will complete race distances well over 5,000 km (3,110 mi). It is a distance over six times longer than the Indianapolis 500, or approximately 18 times longer than a Formula One Grand Prix.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 63% Formula One Grand PrixFormula One Grand Prix1911Indianapolis 500Indianapolis 5004535Le Mans 24hLe Mans 24h14570Porsche SupercupPorsche Supercup2001Le Mans riddles » How many drivers are there for each car at the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race?Three. Until the 1980s, there were teams in which only two drivers competed. By the end of the decade, the rules were changed to stipulate that at least three drivers must drive each car, for safety reasons.Created by: Rajinder Bhutiahard 48% oneone3873twotwo6958threethree10779nonenone634car racing riddles » Winners of the Indianapolis 500 race do not celebrate with a bottle of Champagne. What do they get instead?Milk. The tradition of drinking milk was founded in 1933. Since 1956, only one driver has broken it: In 1993, Emerson Fittipaldi drank a celebratory bottle of orange juice. He owned several orange groves in Sao Paolo, and wanted to promote the citrus industry.Created by: Kasiahard 49% whiskeywhiskey4194rosesroses3371beerbeer3718milkmilk10924prizes riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.