When you register your vehicle, you get a license plate. Unless you specify otherwise, you will get the standard, generic license plate for your state. However, most states have numerous options for fun, specialized license plates. Some of these plates are simply different colors or different themes, while others are personalized for certain careers or colleges. In addition to these specialized plates, you can personalize the letters and numbers that appear on your license plate.
Buying a car and personalizing the License plate
Statistically, vanity license plates are unique. And someone paid extra money to put that short message on their vehicle. The rest of us stop what we’re doing, point them out to our friends, and we all ask why? In California you can You can check online at www.dmv.ca.gov to find out if a specific personalized license plate configuration has been taken.