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7Mar, 2017

Driving in Brazil

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Although expats may dream of Brazil’s laidback lifestyle, driving in Brazil is anything but relaxed. To help you cope with the notorious traffic, this guide on driving in Brazil provides a succinct overview. From tolls to traffic laws, from CNH to IPVA, our intro to driving in Brazil covers it all. Driving in Brazil is no easy feat and should never be underestimated. Due to the country’s vast, geographic size, driving can be rather intimidating. However, the distances and varying landscapes are not the main reasons that might keep anyone […]
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4Mar, 2017

Driving in Brazil

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Driving in Brazil is not for everyone. While some towns have a safer driving tradition than others, traffic in Brazil is, to say the least, undisciplined and challenges drivers with many adverse situations. Getting around Brazil doesn’t necessarily require a car. While there are few passenger trains, travel buses can be very reliable and comfortable. A growing number of tour companies take travelers to places that can only be reached by 4-wheel traction vehicles anyway. The largest cities have subways and even small cities have bus systems. However, there are […]
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1Mar, 2017

Driving Tips in Brazil

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Driving in Brazil varies from other countries so make sure that you know some road rules if you are planning on driving there. Sixt has provided a guide to help our customers out and provide you all with some useful driving tips. Rules & Regulations Please make sure that you read our guide to driving in Brazil before you start your road trip. Drive on the right hand side and over take on the left. Drink driving is illegal in Brazil as the blood alcohol content allowed is zero. Use […]
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