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The Benefits of a Private Registration Plate

The Benefits of a Private Registration Plate

Personal number plates may seem like a bit of an investment, so you want to make sure that they're going to be right for you. Aside from deciding on the sort of message you want your personal number plate to give, it's important to consider what benefits you'll be able to enjoy.  Read more

12-Year-Old Spends £300,000 on Personalised Plate

12-Year-Old Spends £300,000 on Personalised Plate

Buying a personalised plate is something of a dream for many adults. It is a way to make a beloved vehicle that bit more unique, and therefore special. But, in money-rich Abu Dhabi, children as young as 12 are spending huge sums of money to personalise cars that they can't even drive yet.  Read more

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