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What is a Class 1 driving license?

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A Class 1 driving license in the United States is only used in Connecticut and South Dakota. A Class 1 driving license refers to a non-commercial motor vehicle in Connecticut and a car, light truck or other non-CDL vehicle in South Dakota. Class 1 is more widely used in Canada.

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In the United States, driving licenses are categorized by state, and letters are often used. For example, many states use Class A, B, C and D. In Canada, numbers are more common. In Quebec, a Class 1 license refers to a heavy vehicle combination license, similar to a CDL used in the United States.

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