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Want a Vanity Plate? Got a Spare $14 Million?

If you were in the United Arab Emirates yesterday with a truckload of cash, you could have scored the most coveted vanity license plate. The plate doesn't read "2FAST4U" or "SPDRCR", it just says, "1". And the price? A cool, hard, $14 million.

The plate was purchased by Saeed Khouri, a member of a wealthy Abu Dhabi family. He declined to say how many cars he owned or which one might carry the super-expensive single-digit plate.

The auction's proceeds from the auctions go to a rehabilitation center for victims of traffic accidents. In this event, 90 license plates were auctioned off, raising a total of $24 million. The previous five such events netted over $50 million. Wow. That's some "BIGBUK$."

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Trixie6 Trixie6 9 years
HA! That's flipping crazy. At least the money is going to a good cause.
snowbunny11 snowbunny11 9 years
Cool idea!
snowbunny11 snowbunny11 9 years
Cool idea!
sophia_HL sophia_HL 9 years
Do they have vanity plates in UAE? Or is this the only vanity plate??
foxie foxie 9 years
Wahid!
foxie foxie 9 years
Wahid!
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