UK Vehicle registration number 'RR 1',

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Lot 305
UK Vehicle registration number 'RR 1',

Sold for £ 460,000 (US$ 639,802) inc. premium
UK Vehicle registration number 'RR 1',
held on DVLA V778 Retention Document expires 04 Oct 2025.

Footnotes

  • Noel Woodhall, 'Car Numbers 1904-1974'; "H R Owen Limited, 17 Berkeley Street, London W.1. Dealers of cars of distinction. RR 1 was purchased for the then World Record price of £4,800 when it was offered for sale by public tender in 1968."
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