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Why Your Leased Car Needs A Private Number Plate

Why Your Leased Car Needs A Private Number Plate

Private number plates are used all over the world with many people opting for these rather than those that are issued for them. The exciting thing about private plates is that you can use them on leased cars as well as the car that you own.  Read more

Why VW's Record-Breaking Win at Pikes Peak Matters

Why VW's Record-Breaking Win at Pikes Peak Matters

Pikes Peak is a gorgeous, picture-perfect mountain jutting out above the lush forests of Colorado - oh and it's also the home of the toughest hill climb race in the entire world. Notorious in the world of motorsport as an unforgiving and often dangerous beast, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is a yearly event that sees race cars, trucks and bikes all ascend 10,000ft skywards over the course of 13 miles.   Read more

Rolls Royce and Bentley Compete to Offer the Most Luxurious SUV

Rolls Royce and Bentley Compete to Offer the Most Luxurious SUV

Aficionados of the UK automotive industry know that the most luxurious vehicles on the market are manufactured by Rolls-Royce and Bentley. These two major car companies specialise in producing high-end, sophisticated vehicles for serious motoring enthusiasts.  Read more

The Perfect Gifts To Give Alongside Private Number Plates

The Perfect Gifts To Give Alongside Private Number Plates

Personalised number plates​ make fantastic gifts for car enthusiasts. A private car reg can reflect a person's interests or unique personality. As a result, giving the motoring enthusiast in your life a personal number plate is a great way to show how well you know them and how much you care about them  Read more

Which Number Plates Are Our Favourite Celebs Buying?

Which Number Plates Are Our Favourite Celebs Buying?

Once upon a time, a personalised car registration plate was the reserve of the rich and famous. These days, personalised number plates are an affordable treat which is available to anyone, and the only limit is your imagination  Read more

Choosing the Right Number Plate for the Right Person

Choosing the Right Number Plate for the Right Person

Are you considering buying private number plates as a gift for another person, such as a friend, relative or romantic partner? If so, you may be wondering what types of plates are available and which one would make the best present. Here are some options.  Read more

Can I Use my Personalised Car Registration on a Lease Car?

Can I Use my Personalised Car Registration on a Lease Car?

If you've ever wondered whether you can put a private plate on a lease or contract hire car, then the simple answer is YES. When you buy a private plate, you are buying the right to assign the new registration to any vehicle and this right applies to contract hire and leasing services as well.  Read more

What Personal Plate Would You Give Your Car That's Also an Office?

What Personal Plate Would You Give Your Car That's Also an Office?

Hot from China and making an impact at the Los Angeles car show is a new type of smart vehicle styled by former BMW designer Chris Bangle. Not only will REDS get drivers or occupants from A to B, but it can also act as their portable office while on the move.  Read more

New Year, New Car, New Private Plate?

New Year, New Car, New Private Plate?

We're now into 2018 and if you're thinking of buying a new car this year, you might not be aware that you can select a new '18' private number plate right now.  Read more

Give The Gift of Private Number Plates This Christmas

Give The Gift of Private Number Plates This Christmas

The festive season is just around the corner and here at ThePrivatePlateCo, we think that personalised number plates make great Christmas gifts. Are you considering buying one of your loved ones a private number plate for Christmas this year?  Read more