Car number plate sold for 250 thousand pounds in the UK

Car number plate sold for 250 thousand pounds in the UK

July 9, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

At the auction sold the unique AJ1 license plate, which was used by North Yorkshire police since 1907

In the UK, an old car registration number was sold at auction, which cost the new owner 250 thousand pounds sterling (more than 19 million rubles at the current rate). About this newspaper The Sun.

The AJ1 registration badge was first secured in 1907 to the North Yorkshire police car Argyll, which was visited by Chief Constable Sir Robert Boyer. Subsequently, this number continued to be used on the department’s service vehicles.

Now the police decided to put a unique license plate on the auction house auction Wilsons Auctions. Proceeds from the sale of funds will be put on the campaign for security, as well as the creation of a memorial park near the main department.

At the moment, the most expensive car number in the UK is the sign of 25 O, for which in 2014 paid 518.8 thousand pounds sterling. He got the owner of a classic Ferrari 250 GTO sports car, sold at auction for a record 48.4 million dollars.

The absolute record for the cost of a car license plate was set in 2008 in Abu Dhabi. At a charity auction for a sign with the number 1 paid 14.3 million dollars.