Texas vanity plate sells for $115K

Updated: September 12, 2013, 8:02 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

One passionate Texas A&M fan can now be the first to display "12THMAN" on the front and back of his or her car -- even if the plates potentially cost more than the car itself.

The license plates sold for $115,000 on Thursday in an online auction -- a U.S. record for a vanity plate sold by a state, said Kim Miller Drummond, a spokesperson for MyPlates.com

A set of Texas license plates with the word "HOUSTON" on it sold for $25,000 in January. The world record, ...

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