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Buying a car in Italy or France for road trip.

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The wife and I are thinking about doing a road trip around Italy and France for a couple weeks. No solid plans yet, just throwing around ideas.

We were thinking about buying a van or wagon or something that we could use to camp in during the road trip. That will help to keep lodging cost down.

Is it possible to get a temporary registration as a foreigner? What are the rules in Italy and France for car ownership?

Thanks

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