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L-plate

Brit a white rectangle with an "L" sign fixed to the back and front of a motor vehicle; a red "L" sign is used to show that a driver using it is a learner who has not passed the driving test; a green "L" sign may be displayed by new drivers for up to a year after passing the driving test
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Q I HAVE a P-plate Rover 216Si, and the head gasket has gone.
9 TDi diesel at about pounds 7400 for a top condition 1996 P-plate with under 60,000 miles on the clock, which is only a walk in the park for a modern diesel engine.
A P-plate will set you back about pounds 8,000 from a dealer, pounds 500 cheaper in a private deal.
And when you look at P-plate Audi A4s for five grand and R-reg BMW 316s for pounds 6k, you can understand the logic.
The stars are all coming out with just three weeks to go until the new P-plate car sales bonanza.
Melbourne, May 27 (ANI): A study has found that one in ten P-plate drivers in Australia are distracted by sex, sat-navs and mobile phones.
ALF Bell owns a P-plate LS400, which he has had serviced and MoT'd at his Lexus dealer for the last three years.
ST24 new prices were close to pounds 21,000 for the five-door model from introduction in 1997 on a P-plate right through to a 2000W example, but prices have fallen so much the cars now represent excellent value providing you can afford the 20-25mpg fuel thirst.
9 TDi (90bhp) is available from around pounds 10,750 on a 1996 P-plate.
Early J and Ks were badly hit last year, which brought down later N and P-plate gear in sympathy.
According to The Age, police said that the 18-year-old P-plate driver from Nairne recorded a blood alcohol level of 0.
Your best bet is a first-of-the-line P-plate XK8 Coupe with around 60k miles in silver, green or black.