1929 West Virginia License Plates
A pair of 1929 West Virginia Car License Plates, would look great on your classic '29 Ford Model A, Hudson, Buick, Dodge but contact the WV DMV before purchasing for year of manufacture use on your antique vehicle to see if they allow the use of YOM registration and if they do will these plates qualify. These tags will grade very good, with one plate having 2 extra holes, but these are getting rare in pairs and in this great condition. The DMV registration number is 100-539 with the full state name and date both located at the bottom. The picture shows the actual pair of 1929 West Virginia passenger automobile license plates that are available for sale at Brandywine General Store.
Some Fun Car Facts for 1929:
Car companies were already seeing a slowdown, even though production hit an all time high this year with 4,445,178 cars being produced along with 881,909 trucks, these totals will not be seen again for another 20 years. The millionth Ford Model A is built at the beginning of the year with the 2nd millionth one being produced in July. Ford's production and market share doubles to 32% of the US Market, with Chevrolet being 2nd and Hudson Essex coming in a distant third. Luxury car makers control 5% of the US market. Foot controlled dimmer switches appear along with dual tail lights and front wheel drive. New car models in 1929 include the Blackhawk, Cord, Fargo, Marquette, Roosevelt, Ruxton, Viking and Windsor. The Locomobile Car Company goes bankrupt, this was once the largest US car maker.