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Old 23rd June 2010, 11:46   #286
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787 would indeed be a special number for a pilot (Boeing 787 Dreamliner). Quite a few of my pilot friends have numbers of the aircraft they fly, most common being 0320 (A320), 0737 (Boeing 737), 0747 (Boeing 747). You could definitely ask for a premium from a pilot if you ever sell your car to him/her
haha I just google "787" and guess what, i got the dreamliner as the first result :d so kool! i got my fancy number without paying anything! ehehe
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Old 23rd June 2010, 14:14   #287
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This brought my curiosity back. How come some present day cars have numbers like these? Nick can you share this photograph at the registration number thread too (I forgot the exact link.)
are you referring to this thread buddy?

http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/vintag...ers-india.html (Early registration numbers in India)
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Old 23rd June 2010, 17:59   #288
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Yea, thats the one. Those guys have an amazing knowledge about early registration numbers. Maybe they can help figure out this particular Ikon's number
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Old 4th July 2010, 20:23   #289
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DII 54 Nice old reg. no. on this Mercedes

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a slight OT question - is it possible to transfer old bike vip reg. no. to new bike or car?

BTW i live in maharashtra.
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Old 5th July 2010, 03:14   #291
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here are the numbers of the vehicles we owned.
(all silver)
matiz 8888
ikon 8888 (sold)
safari 4x2 8888 (sold)
Innova 8888

(all black)
Skoda Octavia vRs 7007 (sold)
Sonata Embera 7007
Mercedes c220 7007
Honda Accord 7007
BMW 530D 7007

Fortuner 0077

seems we could've bought a new car with all the money spent on RTO for special numbers
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Old 5th July 2010, 13:08   #292
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in kerala many have huge craze for car numbers, few top stars like the number 369 and 5555 besides this other number that has the maximum value is number 1, also i have my number 4488 for both my verna and my figo. just madness, that all. i have heard of auctioning at prices above rs 7laks in calicut rto for a particular number. age is just a number says sachin tendulkar.
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Old 8th July 2010, 21:15   #293
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spotted a white montero yesterday with reg. no "PAW 7" near hauz khas
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My 2 Bits. We own 4 cars, all of them have the number 9955. Didnt have to pay anything for the first 3. For the i10 to get that number I had to pay Rs 5000.
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Thumbs up 8888 looks good on the number plate

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here are the numbers of the vehicles we owned.
(all silver)
matiz 8888
ikon 8888 (sold)
safari 4x2 8888 (sold)
Innova 8888

seems we could've bought a new car with all the money spent on RTO for special numbers
Got a 8888 for my Busa
and the number looks good too



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Interesting !! I have had the following :

0567
5678
4344
9899
9999
0099
2424
0242


These are the only "fancy" nos I have had. Never paid anything for any of them other than chai pani



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Old 14th July 2010, 22:18   #297
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Karizma - 6699
Access - 6699

Zen - 6004 ( In Roman Letters VI 0 0 IV )
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Old 16th July 2010, 13:04   #298
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query:at delhi RTO, what is the process/under-the-table-jugaad for getting a fancy number? need a 0013/1313/XX13 number. hope 13 is not that much in demand
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Old 20th July 2010, 13:02   #299
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even i want to know the present state of vip/fancy numbers in national capital .
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Old 20th July 2010, 17:45   #300
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I have paid Rs 2000 to get Fancy number for my i20 and number is 3030
My cousin was lucky enough to get 2222 for the same amount, but from another RTO office.
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