Special Edition Charlotte Hornets-Branded NC License Plates Available Tomorrow


First 300 Fans Have Opportunity To Purchase Through Hornets Organization;        Order Form Available Online At Hornets.com

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June 23, 2014 – Charlotte Hornets fans throughout North Carolina now have the opportunity to show their loyalty to Buzz City and the return of the Hornets name by purchasing a special Hornets-branded license plate. These license plates, produced by the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles, will incorporate the new Hornets logo and will allow fans the opportunity to order a regular or personalized plate.

Charlotte Hornets license plates

Charlotte Hornets license plates

The first 300 license plates are available exclusively for order directly through the Hornets from June 24 – August 1. This is an exclusive opportunity for Hornets fans before the special edition license plates will become available to the general public online.

A regular Hornets license plate will cost $10 and a personalized plate will cost an additional $30 (total plate fee of $40). The Hornets will accept payment in the form of checks, money orders or cash, with all checks and money orders made payable to Hornets Basketball, LLC. Fans interested in purchasing a Hornets-branded license plate should send payment and a completed application to: Charlotte Hornets, Att: Legal Affairs Dept., 333 E. Trade St., Charlotte, NC, 28202. The Hornets will also be accepting license plate payments at the team’s Open House (5:30 p.m.) and 2014 NBA Draft Party (7 p.m.) at Time Warner Cable Arena on Thursday, June 26.

Fans should visit hornets.com for more information, FAQs, restrictions and to print out the order form. Those wishing to purchase a Hornets plate will need to have a current title, registration and vehicle insurance information in the state of North Carolina. Also, they will need to include their vehicle identification number, driver license number and current license plate number.

Hornets Sports & Entertainment owns the Charlotte Hornets and operates Charlotte’s Time Warner Cable Arena.