Is your number plate legal? Most drivers can’t tell, survey reveals


A survey has found most drivers don't know what the fines for using illegal numberplates are — and even more can't identify a legal design.
Top 20 most expensive number plates sold at UK auctions

The 20 most expensive numberplates


For some, they're the least cool thing you can do to a car since furry dice but some personalised numberplates are as highly prized...
Me and My Motor: Charlie Mullins, multimillionaire boss of Pimlico Plumbers

Me and My Motor: Charlie Mullins, boss of Pimlico Plumbers


As a newly qualified plumber driving around London in his beaten-up Morris Minor van, Charlie Mullins would gaze at the Bentleys and Rolls-Royces...
Where can I find the custom numberplate I want?

Where can I find the custom numberplate I want?


Q. I would like to acquire a very specific numberplate but I can't find it at present
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65-plate Special: Why the new September numberplates...


Though not vintage, the '65' plate does offer the opportunity for with to the nation's Wags.
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Letters of the week, May 10


This week: Good Top Gear/Bad Top Gear, diesel concerns, drivers' newspapers of choice, 20mph zones, classic car comfort and more.
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Letters of the week, May 3


This week: Vexed by Veyron, spare wheels roll on, appreciating personalised 'plates, Thunderbirds blunder, digital deductions, a 422mph speeding ticket...