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Personalised number plates: the top 10 most expensive ever

24 days ago   |   By Auto Express

Personalised number plates may not be everyone's cup of tea, but there's no denying they're pretty popular with a sizeable subset of motorists. The personalised number plate industry is also, it turns out, a pretty lucrative one for the Driver and Vehicle Licencing Agency - as of 2019, the DVLA has earned nearly £2 billion since it began selling personalised plates in 1989.
Unsurprisingly, considering the amount of money that's been made through their sale, a lot of personalised registration numbers have been sold to motorists in those 30+ years. According to the DVLA, more than 5.9...
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