£6,000,000 for the Registration plate

Businessman Afzal Kahn received an offer of £6 million for his registration plate, and he turned it down. Kahn bought the plate in 2008 for a not inconsiderable £440,625 and put it on his Bugatti Veyron. And while it might sound like silly money, it was clearly a worthwhile investment,…

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Personalized Number Plates: UK W3ALTH

Alongside a Porsche 911, chunky mobile phone, and a filofax, a personalized number plate (vanity plates for U.S. readers) was one of the ultimate symbols of 1980s yuppiedom. While they may seem ostentatious to some tastes, personalized vehicle registration plates have just added a fair chunk to the total net…

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Jersey Car Number Plate Sales Could Earn £100k

The sale of sought after vehicle number plates could earn Jersey's government £100,000 a year. Currently islanders are able to keep their plates when selling vehicles or request specific plates for their vehicles by paying a fee. Deputy Kevin Lewis, Transport and Technical Services Minister, has suggested auctioning popular plates…

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How Much is too Much for your Car Insurance?

How much is too much for car insurance? How about paying more than 850 times what you paid for your vehicle? Rhys Barker was shocked recently to discover his ten-year-old Vauxhall Corsa, which he paid just £1,400 for, would cost a massive £1.2 million to insure. He was convinced there…

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History of a great number Plate

Primo Registrations are proud to offer for sale the fantastic number plate IY 1. Originally issued in 1904 to a motorcycle of the British Army personnel in Dundalk, it was subsequently transferred to a traction engine during World War 1 which was used to pull a trailer with beer barrels for a local brewery.…

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Worst Excuses to not buy Car tax

DVLA have revealed some of the excuses for people not taxing their vehicles. Below are some of the worst ones listed - can you believe what some people will try! 1) My accountant told me I’m due a tax rebate so I didn’t think I needed to pay again this…

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