Indiana Authentic Model Year License Plates 2000 – Present

You may register a historic vehicle as a collector vehicle with an authentic model year license plate that was issued by the Indiana BMV in the same year as the model year of the vehicle.

1998 - 2002 License Plate

1998 - 2002

Background: Graphic - Crossroads of America
Letters: Dark Blue
Number issued in 1998: 5,454,680
Number issued in 1999: 5,687,428
Number issued in 2000: 5,714,791
Number issued in 2001: 5,764,714
Number issued in 2002: 5,889,482

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2003 - 2007 License Plate

2003 - 2007

Background: Graphic - Crossroads of America
Letters: Dark Blue
Number issued in 2003: 5,703,168
Number issued in 2004: 5,997,357
Number issued in 2005: 6,062,859
Number issued in 2006: 6,128,361
Number issued in 2007: 6,193,863

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2008-Present License Plate

2008 - 2012

Background: Dark Blue - Indiana State Flag
Letters: White

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2003 - 2007 License Plate

2013 - 2016

Background: White - Bicentennial Emblem
Letters: Black

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2003 - 2007 License Plate

2017 - Present

Background: Graphic - Covered Bridge
Letters: Blue

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Some license plate images presented with the assistance of the Jacob A. Newkirk Historic License Plate Collection.