Q24N – Contrary to the perception that, in general, only old card circulate in Central Ameriac, in December 2015, 22% of the vehicles circulating in the countries of the region were between 1 and 5 years old, and 19% were between 6 and 10 years old. The report “Vehicular Fleet in Central America in 2015,” […]
Ready to go anwyhere, rain or shine, My FJ40 Landcruiser, 1975 RICO’s JOURNAL – The original Toyota FJ40 Landcruiser, predecessor to the FJ Cruiser or the Land Cruiser Prado, common on the roads of Costa Rica, is listed by Carophile.com is of the best utility driven vehicles every produced and used throughout the world and […]
(QCOSTARICA) The president of Purdy Motor, Javier Quiros, said he opposes a proposed tax exemption on electric cars in the country and that it will not encourage people to buy them. Quiros’ company is the exclusive Toyota dealer in the country. The businessman said that the tax exemptions and other incentives to purchase electric vehicles […]
(qCOSTARICA) An interactive special by La Nacion provides an insight into the new and used car imports to Costa Rica between 2008 and 2014. During the seven-year period, a total of 324.878 vehicles were imported into the country, of which 51% (164.409) were new and 49% (160.469) used. As we navigate the interactive, we […]
Pave The Road, is an organization of concerned parents and community members that have worked for three years to build partnerships with government officials, private companies and foundations to create eco-friendly road solutions. See our report here.
(QCOSTARICA) Thousands of locals and expats are protesting against the unpaved roads in the Southern Nicoya Peninsula of Costa Rica. Their children are being diagnosed with chronic lung infections, skin infections, eye infections, some will go blind as they become adults, and others will die due to road fatalities unless we do something now. See […]
QCOSTARICA – Purdy Motors, the Costa Rican Automotive company, has acquired a car dealership in Dallas, bringing the number of subsidiaries of the company operating out of Costa Rica to four: two in Mexico (Saltillo and Cuautitlán Izcalli), Bryan College Station and Madisonville, in Texas. The new branch in Texas, was born under the brand […]