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What year is my car?

Kennyr

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I have a series v alpine. Can I tell from the vin number what year it was produced and registered so I can apply for lost title?
 

EricG

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Do a search for Alpine chassis numbers and it will show you the range of numbers and years made.
Most likely 1966 or 1967. Will PM you with more info....
 

mikephillips

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While you'll want to title it for the year of manufacture I expect, back then it wasn't unusual for a car to be titled for the year it was sold. Generally that would be the same but a car kept by a dealer might be noticeably different. My built in December 64 Tiger has a 1966 title and seems to have been a salesman's car for a year or so before sold to the buying public. Not normally done these days, the build model year stays with it now. Just an interesting bit of 1960s trivia..
 
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