According to a study carried out by eplaque.fr, Haute Savoie, Paris but also Bouches-du-Rhône are the most requested departments to register a vehicle.
The eplaque.fr site was interested in the departments most requested to register a vehicle: After Paris, Haute-Savoie and Bouches-du-Rhône, the plates with the logo at the head of Maure, for departments 2A, Corse du Sud, and 2B, Corse du Nord are the most popular with the French.
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Haute-Savoie: voted the best-selling department
If the license plates of Corsica of the South and of the North are among the preferred registrations of the French, that of Haute-Savoie remain the most sold. In second place we obviously find Paris (75) followed by Bouches-du-Rhône (13) and Alpes-Maritimes (06).
According to the eplaques.fr site, the strong demand for these registrations is linked to several factors: “ this enthusiasm is explained by the population density, the significant tourism with trips to the department which are made by car and the strong attachment of the inhabitants to their department. “
On the contrary, the least requested departments are Seine-Saint-Denis (93), Loire (42), Deux-Sèvres (79), Mayenne (53) and Val-de-Marne (94).