Welcome to the Maverick Region Trivia Contest!

Thanks to Jerry DeFeo for creating this friendly competition and putting all the hard work and dedication into administering it. Also, thanks to our sponsors for being so generous and for making it interesting. :)


  • 1 Point awarded for each correct answer.
  • 1 entry per member.
  • Drawing to break a tie.


This month's prize:

A $25 gift certificate from:

If you have any questions, contact trivia@mavpca.org.

Here are this month's questions:You must submit your answers by February 28th.

(Full name please)

  1. A certain 1973 Porsche 914 Owner's Manual has a Warning that Shoulder Belts should not be worn by persons less than ______ tall. Is it
  2. This same Owner's Manual has Pages numbered from Page 1 through Page ______ . (hey, this is Trivia)
  3. The Points (remember those) were to have a 0.016 gap; but it was better to set the Points with a Dwell Meter to a nominal Dwell of ______ + or - 3 degrees.
  4. The Valves on a Porsche/VW Engine in a 914 were to be set when Stone Cold. What was the setting for a 2.0 Engine of 1973 vintage?
  5. Per this Owner's Manual the 1.7 L Engine developed 76 SAE HP (non-CA) and the 2.0 L developed 91 SAE HP. So, with 15 more HP, almost 20% more, the 2.0 L had a Top Speed of only ______ more MPH than the 1.7 L.