Eighty exclusive Dubai licence plates fetch Dh19.98 million

Eighty exclusive Dubai licence plates fetch Dh19.98 million

Dubai Roads and Transport Authority’s (RTA) 98th open auction for eighty exclusive licence plates bearing two to five digits of different codes became a huge success on Saturday when number plates worth Dh19.98 million went on sale. The Dubai licence plate bearing W22 fetched a whopping Dh2.62 million after several minutes of intense bidding even though it’s base price was Dh1.7 million.

Apart from W22, several other unique number plates that got sold in a flash included T88888, which brought in Dh710,000; T160 fetched Dh256,000, and S6060 was sold for Dh94,000. For many of the bidders, ownership of special numbers is a matter of great pride and are more than happy to pay as much as necessary for the unique treasures.

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