New Trailer Plate Laws, S-P-M is ready for you
When it comes to being ready for the new ‘Trailer Plate Laws’, we leave the competition trailing ! From 28 March 2019, it will be a requirement for certain trailers travelling abroad to be registered with DVLA. When registered, trailers must display a trailer registration number plate as well as the registration number plate of … Continue reading New Trailer Plate Laws, S-P-M is ready for you
ARE YOU READY? – New changes on Trailer Plate Laws
Important information on trailer registration plates for registered number plate suppliers For information regarding new trailer plate laws please click this link https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKDVLA/bulletins/223e508 For information on preparing to drive in the EU after Brexit please click this link https://www.gov.uk/guidance/prepare-to-drive-in-the-eu-after-brexit From 28 March 2019, it will be a requirement for certain trailers travelling abroad to be … Continue reading ARE YOU READY? – New changes on Trailer Plate Laws
Motorist rejects £10,000,000 offer for ‘world’s most expensive number plate’
THE owner of the ‘world’s most expensive number plate’ has turned down an offer of £10,000,000 for the plate. A motorist has turned down an offer for what is referred to the ‘world’s most expensive’ number plate. The registration plate says ‘F1’ and is owned by entrepreneur Afzal Khan. He bought the plate for £440,625 … Continue reading Motorist rejects £10,000,000 offer for ‘world’s most expensive number plate’
Auto Expo Dublin – 2018
S-P-M showcasing our new IRL Compact System at the 2018 Auto Expo Dublin Our friends and colleagues at Parts 2000 proudly exhibited our innovative printer system at the recent Auto Expo in Dublin. It was a great show and on behalf of S-P-M and Parts 2000 we would like to express our thanks to everyone … Continue reading Auto Expo Dublin – 2018
BS AU 145e Update
BS AU 145e update Earlier this year the BSI published a new specification regarding Retroreflecting Number Plates with the intention being to replace BS AU 145d. The DVLA was unable to finalise the details / content in time for its pre-arranged date before Parliament. This situation means that currently there is no change to the … Continue reading BS AU 145e Update
S-P-M at Automechanika Frankfurt 2018
Once again S-P-M group were exhibiting at the European Automechanika Show in Frankfurt. This years show was our busiest and most successful to date, with several of our European Partners joining us throughout the week.
Special ‘Green Plates’ Plan For Ultra Low-Emission Vehicles
A forthcoming consultation will float the idea of recognising low-emission cars and vans by issuing them with special number plates. Low-emission cars may soon sport green-coloured number plates under new government plans to promote clean vehicles. It’s not yet clear which vehicles would be entitled to show the green plates. While green number plates will be … Continue reading Special ‘Green Plates’ Plan For Ultra Low-Emission Vehicles
Driving Licences Revoked Due To Poor Eyesight
Police forces in Thames Valley, Hampshire and the West Midlands are stopping motorists and immediately revoking their drivers licences if they fail a series of simple tests. Every motorist must pass the test before being allowed to carry on with their journey. It is suspected that 1000’s of drivers everyday drive on UK roads with … Continue reading Driving Licences Revoked Due To Poor Eyesight
Are you one of the 28% of drivers who name their cars?
Research by DVLA shows that over a quarter of UK motorists have named their car, with 28% of those surveyed saying that they had given their car a name. ‘Doris’, ‘Dave’, ‘Henry’, ‘Betsy’ and ‘Bumble’ were popular choices, with the largest proportion of those who said they named their car coming from the East Midlands … Continue reading Are you one of the 28% of drivers who name their cars?
CV Show at Birmingham’s NEC 2019
Following on from our very successful exhibiting at the 2018 show earlier this year S-P-M Number Plates will again be attending the show at the NEC next summer demonstrating our patented state of the art system. For information on the show please visit https://cvshow.com/