Sales of personalised car number plates shot up to 404,000 last year

Mail Online | 7/15/2019 | James Salmon Transport Editor For The Daily Mail
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Sales of personalised number plates are booming – as Britain’s drivers race to stand out from the crowd.

A record 404,000 registrations were sold last year, generating £116million. That is up 6 per cent from 381,856 the previous year.

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Meanwhile, sales of new cars have been travelling in the opposite direction, falling almost 7 per cent last year to 2.4million.

According to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, motorists have spent around £2billion on personalised number plates since it first started auctioning them off in...
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