This is kind of old news, but we thought it would be interesting to re-post it. Just to show how ridiculous are car prices in Brazil. With inflation soaring and the Brazilian Real (BRL) recent depreciation trend, this price gap tends to widen even further. 

Medium Sedan

Brazil: Toyota Corolla  GLI 1.8 mecânico US$ 39.500 (R$ 65.959)
USA: Toyota Corolla 1,8 mecanic US$ 17.300 a US$ 19.000
Brazil / USA ratio = 2,08 to 2,28
Brazil: Honda Civic LXS 1.8 mecânico US$ 39.916 (R$ 66.660)
USA: Honda Civic DX mecanic US$ 15.805 a US$ 17.385
Brazil / USA ratio = 2,30 – 2,53
Brazil: Nissan Sentra 2.0 L mecânico US$ 31.736 (R$ 53.000)
USA: Nissan Sentra 2.0 mecanic US$ 15.550 a US$ 17.105
Brazil / USA ratio = 1,86 – 2,04
Large Sedan
Brazil: Hyundai Azera GLS US$ 50.898 (R$ 85.000)
USA: Hyundai Azera GLS  US$ 25.495 a US$ 28.044
Brazil / USA ratio = 1,81 – 2,00 
Medium SUV
Brazil: Toyota RAV4 2,4L 4-Cil US$ 54.491 (R$ 91.000)
USA: Toyota RAV4 2WD 2,5L 4-cyl US$ 22.025 a US$24.000
Brazil / USA ratio = 2,27 – 2,47 

Source: Estadao 

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