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sale on dvla auction CAN 4M reg

sale on dvla auction CAN 4M reg

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V8Dom

Original Poster:

3,276 posts

109 months

Saturday 20th October 2012
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just seen this on the dvla website

the ultima canam reg

http://dvlaauction.co.uk/registrations.asp

MarkWebb

973 posts

124 months

Monday 22nd October 2012
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Anybody gonna bid? It seems pointless bidding each other up!

356Speedster

2,163 posts

138 months

Monday 22nd October 2012
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It's a great reg, but I've already got a plate on retention for my car... I prefer plates that belong to me (i.e. my initials), rather than the car itself.

V8Dom

Original Poster:

3,276 posts

109 months

Friday 16th November 2012
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sold for 3k... anyone on here.... I think thats a bargain

Storer

4,111 posts

122 months

Friday 16th November 2012
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The Factory????????????????

Richard?



Paul
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Citrus7

1,464 posts

88 months

Friday 16th November 2012
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V8Dom said:
sold for 3k... anyone on here.... I think thats a bargain
Just shy of £4k then after Vat, plus buyers premium and assignment fee,

MarkWebb

973 posts

124 months

Saturday 17th November 2012
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too steep for me by a long way! Perhaps I.m just tight!

SimonMaidenhead

1,879 posts

110 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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3K???? Didn't think mine was worth anywhere near that, maybe it's the single digit. Mine's C19NAM

MarkWebb

973 posts

124 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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with respect its not coz it doesn't say CAN AM

illmonkey

10,176 posts

105 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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A308 GTB - £400. That can't be bad.

JBC

25 posts

45 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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I got V8 7LTR ( space in the wrong place, sorry ! ) from the DVLA auction a year or so ago, cost £250 plus the taxes and extra fees and more taxes, so came in at a final million quid or something, very reasonable !

GTRMikie

790 posts

155 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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I bought V8 OHV (which means something to most petrol heads) a couple of years ago, for £300 from DVLA (not at auction). The guy on the phone asked me why I had chosen this and I told him that I drove a car with an over head valved V8 engine. There was a few seconds silence, then he said "Oh, we missed out on that one!"

F.C.

3,676 posts

115 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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MarkWebb said:
too steep for me by a long way! Perhaps I.m just tight!
Nope, I'd say you were sensible. C4 NAM roflroflrofl £4k FFS it doesn't even read right unless you mis-represent it.

356Speedster

2,163 posts

138 months

Tuesday 20th November 2012
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F.C. said:
Nope, I'd say you were sensible. C4 NAM roflroflrofl £4k FFS it doesn't even read right unless you mis-represent it.
Completely agree, I hate mis-spaced numberplates on any car.... I've seen some awful ones and plod don't seem bothered about them rolleyes

SimonMaidenhead

1,879 posts

110 months

Wednesday 21st November 2012
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MarkWebb said:
with respect its not coz it doesn't say CAN AM
Strange, it does to everyone else who looks at it, C19N AM (obviously the 9 is not looped at the bottom and against the 1 it looks like an A)

MarkWebb

973 posts

124 months

Wednesday 21st November 2012
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OK Given. But neither is worth 3k IMHO

3Dee

3,200 posts

128 months

Wednesday 21st November 2012
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Bought mine off fleabay 4 years ago for 300 smackers! Wouldn't want to pay any more than that though...

They did have V8 MUM as well at the time... and I was tempted to get it for the missus... but then, she won't even get in the car.. she hates it!

F.C.

3,676 posts

115 months

Thursday 22nd November 2012
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SimonMaidenhead said:
Strange, it does to everyone else who looks at it, C19N AM (obviously the 9 is not looped at the bottom and against the 1 it looks like an A)
Again, only if mis-represented in font and spacing.
Each to their own.

thunderbird3

2 posts

43 months

Wednesday 26th December 2012
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Hello all
I bought the reg CAN4M, I couldn't understand why it fetched so much, someone was on the phone bidding against me I assumed it was the factory or a relation, still I was having it at any price much to the surprise of the missus who was seated beside me at the auction.I thought about closing the gap but decided to keep it legal, It looks great on my S2000.

Storer

4,111 posts

122 months

Thursday 27th December 2012
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But pointless!!!

No, I was not the phone bidder.


Paul