NOTE: The contents of this course reflect the new Traffic Law of June 1, 2020.
Are you planning on buying a car in Finland, but don't quite know how to go about doing it, and what car ownership entails here?
This course is for you!
Do you know
- what kind of costs are related to car ownership in Finland?
- if your tyres are up to code?
- do you know what vehicle inspections are and how often you should have your car inspected?
If you don't, this course is for you!
This tutorial tells you
- how you can buy a car in Finland safely;
- what are the legal responsibilities relating to car ownership in Finland;
- what is specific about driving in Finland.
In this course, we go over all of this and more. You'll
- understand how much it costs to own a car in Finland and what those costs include.
- know where to shop for a car and
- understand what types of consumer protections exists and in what situations.
We'll also go through some alternatives to owning a car. We talk about the specifics of driving in Finland, like winter driving and coming face to face with a moose.
If your company would like to purchase this course for your employees, please contact us at [email protected]
Minna and Heidi, the two co-founders of Finnwards, have made it their mission to help you build a fulfilling and joyous life here in Finland. To accomplish this, they have built a series of courses that guide you through different aspects of Finnish life. With their research skills you can rest assured that each tidbit of information is well-sourced. The voice you hear and the face you see is that of Minna although the tutorials themselves are always jointly created.
StartIntroduction to Section 1 : Buying a car in Finland (3:07)
StartA diesel, petrol, hybrid or a full electronic car? (4:54)
StartWhere to buy a car? (3:00)
StartBuying a car from a private individual (7:01)
StartConsumer protections in car sales (13:09)
StartBuying a used car in Finland: what you need to know (4:56)
StartRecap of Section 1: Buying a Car in Finland (2:40)
Frequently Asked Questions
Buy the Tutorial and Feel More Secure About Driving in Finland!