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Driving Terminology in Costa Rica


Some Useful Driving Terminology


Tarjeta de Circulación   –  Vehicle Registration Card

Marchamo  –  Vehicle Registration Sticker (posted on windshield)

Riteve –  Vehicle Emissions and Inspection Certificate

Traspaso de Vehiculo –  Vehicle Title Transfer

Oficial de Transito –  Transit Police

Infracción –  Transit Violation

Boleta de Infracción – Traffic Ticket

Señal de Alto –  Stop Sign

Carretera –  Highway

Calle –  Street

Seguro – Insurance

Accidente de Transito – Traffic Accident

Velocidad – Speed

Zona de Descarga – Unloading Zone




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