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 courses themselves could have created by either one of them or by both of them jointly.
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
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