Category Archives - Costa Rica Car Buying Info

Last Updated January 20, 2017

Paying for a Vehicle if You Don’t Have a Costa Rican Bank Account

January 14, 2017 - 2 Comments

How to get money to Costa Rica without a Costa Rican bank account …

What Car to Buy and Dealer Procedures

March 8, 2016 - No Comments

The cars you should consider will vary completely according to your tastes, budget and car usage. In general:

Fuel is expensive in Costa Rica,

New Vehicles Advantages

March 8, 2016 - No Comments

Depending on your specific budget, and which car you would like to purchase, you may wish to consider a new vehicle from one of the

Getting a Brand New Car in Costa Rica

March 8, 2016 - 2 Comments

Since 2006, we here at have helped our clients purchase reliable used cars from reputable dealers in Costa Rica.  If you’re reading this, you

PASS Goes Green: It’s Electric!

April 28, 2015 - No Comments

In October of 2014 we purchased a 2011 Mitsubishi i-Miev plug-in in electric vehicle. This allows to offer our PASS service in an environmentally friendly

Toyota 4runner RAV4 For Sale in Costa Rica

August 23, 2012 - No Comments

All-time, All-Terrain Classics
The Toyota RAV4 and 4runner are classic SUVs for Costa Rica and residents here. Many current residents had their first experience driving

Suzuki Sidekick – Samurai in Costa Rica aka Geo – Chevrolet Tracker

August 21, 2012 - 2 Comments

Used Cars in Costa Rica for Sale –  The Ideal Sport Utility Vehicle ?
We talk about SUVs all the time, but if you sit

Get a Vehicle Property Title Replaced

March 14, 2012 - No Comments

First of all, keep in mind that the property title is not a vital document in Costa Rica.  Vehicle ownership must be transferred with the

Import Duties on Shipping a Car to Costa Rica

April 26, 2011 - 4 Comments

If you have a vehicle that you have owned and that is commonly imported to Costa Rica, you may consider shipping the car to Costa

Costa Rica Fuels: Gasoline, Diesel, LPG, and more

March 9, 2011 - No Comments

If you are going to own a vehicle in Costa Rica, a big part of your life (and budget) is going to be spent filling