Abu Dhabi Police to auction 60 distinguished number plates
ABU DHABI, UAE - MARCH 27: Police car on the street of Abu Dhabi on March 27, 2014, UAE. Abu Dhabi is the capital and the second most populous city in the United Arab Emirates with 1 million people.
Auction of the vehicle number plates to mark Abu Dhabi Police’s 60th anniversary
Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi Police, in cooperation with Emirates Auction, will hold a public auction on Saturday for 60 new distinguished vehicle number plates (Category 1), on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of its establishment, at Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi.
Organised by Emirates Auction, the auction listed the numbers on the company’s website, including five double-digit plates, 15 three-digit plates, 19 four-digit and 17 five-digit plates.
The number (2) is among the most distinguished numbers in this auction as the only one-digit licence plate in the auction alongside being the first-ever one-digit Category 1 number plate sold in a public auction.
The most prominent numbers in the auction are 10, 60, 333, 600, 999, 1000, 1111, 5050, 6000, 6060, 6666, 9090, 9999, 10000, 55555, 60000, 66666 among other distinctive numbers that attract collectors of unique number plates.
Category 1 number plates are considered the most distinguished in the UAE and thus are highly valuable for enthusiasts and collectors of special number plates.
All number plates can be found on the company’s website www.EmiratesAuction.com or through its smartphone application. Those wishing to participate in the auction should be present well in advance before the bidding opens at 4pm at the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi. Bidders are entitled to an unlimited number of plates and the auction prices start at the specified nominal value.