New Year’s Eve Britax Trivia Quiz, Circa 2008



Happy New Year’s Eve! Let’s crack open this CPS time capsule from December 31, 2008. This is a version of a quiz I posted here on CSB 15 Years Ago!! 😬

This quiz is for anyone who ever considered themselves a Britax carseat geek… once upon a time, in a land far, far away.

Some questions are multiple choice and others are not.

Answers have been updated to include newer models made since this trivia quiz was first posted. 

You get 5 points for each correct answer!

1. Pick the correct time line:
a. Freeway, Roundabout, Laptop, Regent
b. Super Elite, Marathon, Expressway, Monarch
c. Companion, StarRiser/Comfy, Parkway, BodyGuard
d. Galaxy, Cruiser, Husky, Frontier

2. Which Britax highback booster had a back that was stored inside the base when not in use? Roadster

3. Which was NOT a Britax cover?
a. Cafe Check (Baby Safe)
b. Citrus
c. Bubbly Fun (Parkway)
d. Lisa (King)

4. The first Britax seat to have flexible LATCH attachments was:
a. Super Elite
b. Expressway
c. Freeway
d. Galaxy

5. How many seats did Britax make that could be tethered RF? A lot 😁 Name them.

Elite, Handle With Care, Roundabout (all versions), Advantage, Galaxy, Marathon (original, G4 models, and early ClickTight models), Wizard, Boulevard (original, G4 models, and early ClickTight models), Decathlon, Diplomat, Advocate (original, G4 models, and early ClickTight models)

6. The first Britax higher-weight harness seat was:
a. Super Elite
b. Marathon
c. Traveller Plus
d. Wizard

7. How many seats (sold in the US) has Britax made with Rigid LATCH attachments? Name them. (2) Expressway ISOFIX, Baby Safe

8. Which seat had a RF weight limit of 32 lbs?
a. Original Roundabout
b. Baby Safe
c. Advantage
d. Elite

9. Which auto manufacturer sold U.S. Britax seats under their brand name? Mercedes-Benz

10. The first Britax seat to have HUGS pads was:
a. King
b. Marathon
c. Expressway
d. Freeway

11. Which of these seats came in more than 1 fabric choice?
a. Baby Safe (Cafe Check)
b. Expressway ISOFIX (Stormy)
c. Advantage (Marina)
d. Galaxy (cover options were Alexandria or Thunder – aka, ugly and uglier)

12. Which was a prototype that never made it to the market?
a. Handle With Care with base
b. Roundabout with 6-point harness
c. StarRiser/Comfy with anti-submarine secure guard clip (I preordered one from BabyCatalog and waited months but it never materialized)
d. Wizard with anti-rebound bar

13. A unique feature of the Britax King was:
a. Double hook tether
b. 6-point harness
c. Hinged shell (the whole shell separated which made it very easy to route the seatbelt)
d. Higher-weight harness

14. The difference between the Freeway and the Freeway Plus was:
a. tether strap (the original Freeway model DOM 1996 did not come with a tether strap)
b. lock-off
c. rf weight limit
d. LATCH attachments

15. The first version of the Super Elite did NOT have:
a. recline bar
c. splitter plate
d. all of the above

16. Which was never a cover for the Original Roundabout?
a. Fiesta (BodyGuard cover)
b. Flower Power
c. Patches
d. Sandstone

17. The prototype Companion infant seat was named:
d. None of the above

18. How many harnessed seats has Britax made that were FF only?Name them.

(17) Freeway, Expressway, Expressway ISOFIX, King, Traveller Plus, Super Elite, Husky, Regent, Frontier 80, Frontier 85, Frontier 85 SICT, Frontier ClickTight, Pinnacle ClickTight, Pioneer, Grow With You, Grow With You ClickTight, Grow With You ClickTight Plus

19. The first Britax booster to be rated to 100 lbs. was:
a. Roadster
b. Monarch
c. BodyGuard
d. Cruiser

20. Which Britax convertible had a “super recline mode” for RF?
a. Handle With Care
b. Wizard
c. Galaxy
d. Elite

What your SCORE says about you:

0-45 points: You’re a rookie but that’s okay. Vow to study Classic Britax History in 2024!

50-65 points: Not bad but make a resolution to brush up on Classic Britax History in 2024!

70-85 points: You have amazing long term memory! Pat yourself on the back and then try to remember what you ate for breakfast today. 😜

90-100 points: You know more about Britax seats than the people who run Britax. Offer to be their archivist in 2024!

Best Wishes for a Happy & Safe New Year! ❤


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