Car in Spanish

Congratulations! Talking about your car in Spanish is starting to enter the more advanced area of the language, which means that you are steadily advancing with your skills. These upcoming Spanish "car" words are useful to have at your disposal, but they are necessary if you plan to do any driving at all when visiting a Spanish speaking country.

A handy companion phrase to have if you do plan to drive is , “The ____ isn’t working. El/la _____ no esta funcionando. Alternatively, you may wish to say “The ____ is broken” and you can easily say that too, El/la _____ esta roto/a.

How to say Car in Spanish

You can use either Carro or Coche! The common usage may change depending on what region you are in (note that Coche is more common in Spain).

Carro

Car

Es posible que compremos un coche nuevo.

It's possible that we'll buy a new car.

Or even auto!

¿Cuál es tu auto?

Which is your car?

More Spanish Car vocabulary

Motor

Motor

Parabrisas

Windshield

Puerta

Door

Capota

Hood

Maletero, Cajuela

Trunk

Volante Llanta

Steering Wheel

Tapa de cubo

Hub cap

Placa

License plate

Rejilla

Grill

Parachoques

Bumper

Limpiaparabrisas

Windshield wiper

Techo

Roof

Techo solar/ Techo de sol

Sun roof

Luz trasera

Tail light

Luz indicadora

Indicator light

Taking to the roads in Latin America can be an adventure – in some countries the horn is much more commonly used tan the indicator lights. However, once you get the hang of the flamboyant style of driving, you will be fine and enjoy the convenience that a car has to offer.

If you want more on Spanish words then check these out!


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