aluminium number plates?

  1. postie jon Member

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    Aberdeenshire, Scotland
    does anyone know what age or year a vehicle has to be before you can legally fit and drive the old style black alloy no. plates?
     
  2. Ruffian Member

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    Devon UK
    Was 1st of january 1972 I think,
    (Can't remember if that was registered or manufacturered date though)
     
  3. ibrooks Member

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    UK Lancashire
  4. Rolling 40 year rule. Once it has been declared Historic class you can then make it look silly with non age related plates. :D

    Bear in mind that in '73, everyone was desperate to have reflective plates, so you really would be unlikely to see black plates after that.
     
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