Here’s another special number plate series, UA. Tender for numbers UA 1 to UA 9999 are open till October 1, and results are scheduled to be released on October 8. UA number plates can only be registered at the main JPJ Wangsa Maju outlet. The management secretariat does not state what UA stands for, or what organisation the tender proceeds will go to. However, bank drafts are supposed to be addressed to “IM4U Plat”, which means that it might be from the same people behind the IM4U special series, one of the early ones that hit the streets back in 2013. IM4U stands for 1Malaysia For Youth. Wait, aren’t special number plates from private organisations no longer allowed by the new government? In May, transport minister Anthony Loke said that the practice will end, as “this is government revenue and we intend to collect all of it.” He explained that the NGOs that issue the plates pay JPJ RM1 million for the rights, which is way lower than what they … [Read more...] about UA number plate series now available, open till Oct 1
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May 2018 witnessed the highest number of car launches so far this year. In all, there were 17 launches that took place last month including all-new models, new variants, special editions, and facelifts of existing products.Tata Nexon AMTThe popular compact SUV from Tata Motors gained automatic variants around 7 months after its launch took place in September 2017. The Tata Nexon XZA+ petrol and diesel variants come equipped with a 6-speed automated manual transmission (AMT) priced at INR 9,41,350 and INR 10,38,830 (ex-showroom Delhi) respectively. The dual tone variants cost around INR 20,000 more. The Nexon AMT introduced new Etna Orange and Etna Orange with Sonic Silver roof exterior colour schemes. Tata plans to add cheaper XMA and XZA grades as well.MINI CountrymanBMW launched the second generation MINI Countryman in India on May 3, 2018. The crossover based on the same platform as the BMW X1 is offered in Cooper S, Cooper SD, and Cooper S JCW Inspired … [Read more...] about May registers largest number of car launches in 2018
A RARE number plate which has just three characters is expected to fetch more than £80,000 when it goes to auction. And it's one of an exclusive group of short registrations that are proving very popular among collectors. The "J19" plate is registered to Jersey in the Channel Islands, and is one of just a handful of single letter, double number registrations in the region. It's currently attached to a Taiwanese Sym Mio 50cc scooter, but auctioneers have said the moped is practically worthless. Shorter registrations are incredibly popular in the private number plate business across the UK. In some cases, those with single letters can fetch as much as £600,000. Example number plates and their valuesNew style registrations £150-£4,999: e.g. NA51 USA - £350 Triple letter combinations with suffix year letters £199-£6,999: e.g. SUE 694R - £1,599 Triple letter combinations with prefix year letters £199-£6,599: e.g. G4 ABC - … [Read more...] about Rare number plate with just three characters could sell for £80,000 – does yours have a hidden value?
DIGITAL number plates that allow cops to track your location and automatically issue fines are to be launched in Dubai. The UAE city said it is considering axing metal number plates and replacing them with a "smart" registration. The hi-tech plates would tell emergency services if you crash plus take payment for parking fees, speeding fines and renewing licences direct from drivers' accounts. The "Tag to Connect" system would also make cars flash if it's been stolen and you'll even be able to change your registration on an app. Anyone fitted with a smart plate would be hooked up to a central system so cars could communicate with each other about traffic or accidents ahead. The project, revealed by the Roads and Transport Authority's (RTA) at the Future Cities Show in Dubai, will be trialled this year. Sultan Abdullah Al Marzouqi, the RTA's director of vehicle licensing, said the system will make life easier for drivers despite privacy and data security concerns. Sultan Abdullah told … [Read more...] about Digital number plates that let cops track your location and fine you for speeding and parking to be launched in Dubai
As there are still unassigned letters, the sale goes on. Hot on the heels of the G series is this, the Y series number plate, now available for tender. You have until October 20 to submit your bids, with results set to be published on November 1. The Y 1 to Y 9999 number plate series is one approved by the Road Transport Department (JPJ) for the Yayasan Nur Jauhar founded by Tun Jauhar and Toh Puan Hajah Norlidah. According to the www.yplate.com.my website, the foundation aspires to provide aid and assistance to the underprivileged community in Sabah regardless of their background, religion or ethnic group. Click to enlarge The vendor has set minimum bidding prices for various categories, depending on how “special” the number is. Minimum bids range from RM1,000 for “ordinary” numbers to RM300,000 for single digits. The top ‘Y 1’ plate will sell for a minimum of RM600,000 or whatever figure reached by a bidding war. Besides the recent G series, there … [Read more...] about Y series number plates now available