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## Determine the age of an Italian car from it’s number plate

The first two letters of an italian number plate increment slowly over years, and it’s possible to roughly estimate the age of an italian car by the first two letters of it’s number plate. Assuming it’s in the modern format of AA-NNN-AA rather than AA-NNNNN (Where A is Alpha and N is Numeric).

This is a rough table based on over 10,000 examples.

 Prefix Year AB 1994 AC 1995 AF 1995 AG 1995 AH 1995 AJ 1995 AK 1996 AL 1996 AP 1997 AS 1997 AT 1997 AV 1997 AW 1998 AX 1998 AY 1998 BA 1998 BB 1998 BC 1998 BD 1998 BE 1999 BG 1999 BH 1999 BJ 1999 BK 1999 BL 1999 BM 1999 BN 2000 BP 2000 BR 2001 BT 2001 BV 2001 BX 2001 BY 2001 BZ 2001 CA 2001 CB 2002 CE 2002 CF 2002 CG 2003 CJ 2003 CK 2003 CL 2004 CN 2004 CS 2004 CT 2004 CV 2004 CW 2004 CX 2004 CY 2004 CZ 2005 DA 2005 DB 2005 DC 2005 DD 2005 DE 2006 DF 2006 DG 2006 DH 2006 DJ 2006 DK 2006 DL 2006 DM 2007 DN 2007 DP 2007 DR 2007 DS 2008 DV 2008 DW 2008 DX 2008 DY 2008 DZ 2008 EA 2009 EB 2009 EC 2009 ED 2009 EF 2009 EG 2010 EH 2010 EJ 2010 EK 2011 EL 2011 EM 2011 EN 2011 EP 2012 ER 2012 ES 2012 ET 2013 EW 2013 EX 2013 EY 2014 EZ 2014 FA 2014 FB 2014 FC 2015 FE 2015 FF 2015 FG 2015 FH 2015 FJ 2016 FK 2016 FL 2016 FM 2017 FR 2017 FT 2018 FV 2018 FW 2018 FX 2019 GA 2020