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bing101:
Fed sher is known for his road geek videos in the Buenos Aires area. One of his videos also includes freeways/tollways in Buenos Aires.

//www.youtube.com/watch?v=ti7-MESoxSE

Alps:
It's like you knew I'm here. Craziest thing I've noticed so far is how prominent the lateral stripes are approaching a toll plaza and then the presence of actual speed bumps. On a freeway.

Alps:
Other notes: Av 9 de Julio is the world's widest street. You feel like you're looking across a river at the other side. Found a quadruple left turn: https://maps.app.goo.gl/fp5cBLC9Su58DyD6A
Old street signs abound - porcelain - mainly for street names and tiny one-way arrows. And there's a neat reversible lane system on what's normally a 10-lane one way road - do you know of any wider one laners? https://maps.app.goo.gl/TvokhzsUKhXtxzzo8

Alps:
Another note: The first several hundred km of RN14 are a superstreet, in essence. For all Argentina reminds me of Texas, this is something different and better. By removing all cross streets in favor of U-turns, there are many fewer opportunities for traffic conflicts while inconveniencing only a few locals.

Chris:
President Macri announced plans to reconstruct major highways in Argentina as a PPP project. It includes a number of corridors to be upgraded to autopista, semi-autopista or other improvements. This is in line with much of South America, a large proportion of road upgrades are funded through tolls. The entire program includes over 7500 kilometers of roads to be upgraded.

Official website: https://ppp.vialidad.gob.ar/

Several concessions were awarded in 2018:

Corredor vial A: Consorcio: Paolini, Vial Agro, INC.



Corredor vial B: Consorcio: China Construction America, Green SA.



Corredor vial C: Consorcio: Jose Cartellone Construcciones Civiles SA.



Corredor vial E: Consorcio: Helport, Panedile, Eleprint, Copasa.



Corredor vial F: Consorcio: Helport, Panedile, Eleprint, Copasa.



Corredor vial SUR: Consorcio: Rovella Carranza, JCR SA, Mota - Engil.

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