Maverick 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.

If you have any questions, contact Jerry DeFeo at

The Winner this month was Tom Allen getting 5 of 5 correct.
Honorable Mentions also go to Bill Orr, Jim Hirsch, Josh Hoffman, and Tom Martin who also got 5 of 5 correct.
(Ties are broken by random drawing)

Here were this month's questions:

(This month's contest ended July 31, 2018 The next contest will be posted on the 10th.)

  1. Porsche has had a lot of interesting Colors and interior Combinations, like Deep Green Paint with Blood Red Leather Interior. Which of the following is NOT a Porsche Color for 78 to 83 Porsche 911 SC's?
    • - Porsche 911 Red Book 1965-1999 pages 64 & 65
  2. On the Interiors, Leather was always an Extra Cost Option; but Tartan Dress was a No Cost Option. Which of the following was NOT a Porsche available Tartan Pattern?
    • - Porsche 911 Red Book 1965-1999 pages 64 & 65
  3. Porsche has had to have 911 Cars especially for the US & Canada, also Japan, and what they call RoW (rest of world). But at one time they had to have TWO different Cars for the US; one for California, and a 49 State Car. In what year did they finally have a 50 State 911 Porsche in this time span?
    • - Porsche 911 Red Book 1965-1999 page 66
  4. The Porsche Sportomatic was discontinued after 1979. At that time, it was a Semi-automatic having ______ Gears Forward? It really was NOT an Automatic at all; it just did NOT have a Clutch Petal to be depressed so as to Start & Stop, or to change Gears.
    • - Porsche 911 Red Book 1965-1999 page 65
  5. Porsche has always been known for some strange Options trying to tailor their Cars to the Individual Buyers. Which of the following was NOT an Option in the 1978-1983 Time Frame 911's?
    • - Porsche 911 Red Book 1965-1999 pages 66 & 67 All of these were Porsche options in the 1978-83 911 SC's - D was the most common answer