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Queensland's most classic and clever personalised plates

QUEENSLAND'S best, most classic and funniest personalised number plates for 2014 have been revealed.

Personalised Plates Queensland has named their favourite plate combinations for 2014 in a series of category awards

Last year, the popularity of personalised plates continued to grow with Queenslanders embracing the release of new plate types including 3D, Brushed Metal, Carbon Fibre, Metal Grill, Iconic Queensland, Prestige Checker, Camo and Classic Plates, the most affordable plates to ever hit the market.

The Gold Coast remains the personalised plate capital of Queensland with five of its suburbs making the top 12 list.

Top of the ladder for the second year in a row is Southport, followed by Buderim, Surfers Paradise, Caboolture and Forest Lake.

Other top selling regions include Logan Beaudesert, Fitzroy, South Brisbane, with Ipswich rounding off the top five.

The number plates range in price from $195 for a basic monochrome to $5000 for a two character ID plate. 

There are now over 700,000 personalised plates on Queensland roads with more people than ever using their bumper bars to express humour, individuality, creativity and self-expression.

PPQ's Top Plate Combinations for 2014

BEST IN SHOW' for 2014:

I FLASH
IMAFOX
G1FTED
THE VIP
ZED HOT
YE BABE,
U LK GR8
I C U QT (For 39 Ford Coupe hot rod imported from the states)

Most 'Unlikely Pick-Up' Plate Combinations for 2014:

ITCHY
DETOX
SNEEZN
GRUMPZ

'Most Romantic' Plate Combinations for 2014:

ILOVE
84IDO (30th wedding anniversary present from husband to wife)
TE AMO (Spaniard declaring his love for his new Maserati)
SM1TEN

'The Classiest' Plate Combinations for 2014:

CAV1AR
LA DE DA
XIVXXX
BMB918 (initials and birth month/year for 94 year old Rolls Royce owner)

Best 'Pop Culture' Plates Combinations for 2014:

AW SNAP
XUZE ME (bought for a pimped out Nissan Narvara)
MWAHAHA
R U COOL

Best 'True Blue' Plate Combinations for 2014:

OL M8TE
BLYMIE
NO RU5H
PLUM8R

Best 'Car Love' Plate Combinations for 2014

I BORT A and I GOT A (attached to a Jeep)
MY COUP
ULUV17 (translates to 'You Love It' purchased with brand new VSS ute)
MYV8M8
MI MOKE

Best 'Parent' Plate Combinations for 2014:
MAD DAD
SPR MUM
MUMMYS and DADDYS
DADSTOY (bought by five kids for dad's painstakingly restored 1971 Ford XY Falcon GT)
MUM DAD

PPQ is revving up for a massive 2015 with the release of a brand new plate format in February that will unlock more than 1.7 million combinations. For more info go to ppq.com.au 

Topics:  buderim gold coast logan motoring personalised plates queensland



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