How do you drive home a car you just bought?
In many states, you just need a transit plate, which you can get with proof of insurance, which you get with a VIN# from the prior owner.
Get insurance card, bring to DMV, get transit plate.
Go to buy car.
Transit plate goes on car, then you can legally drive it home..
Can I drive a car home after buying it without plates in Michigan?
You do not need a license plate to drive a newly purchased vehicle directly home within Michigan within three days of purchase. Carry the assigned title and proof of insurance with you. Never use a plate from another vehicle as a substitute.
Can I drive a car home after buying it without plates in Florida?
You can’t get a plate without titling the car, and you can only title it when the office is open. You can’t get temporary plates before a private sale in Florida either (only after, and only if you are taking the car out of state). There’s no option BUT to drive it until the TC office opens.
Can I drive a car I just bought from a private seller?
Can I drive a used car I just bought? Your state DMV may give you a short window during which you can drive the car unregistered in order to get it home and to the DMV.
Can you drive a car away the day you buy it?
Can you drive home a car you just bought? Yes, but only if you have insurance. It is a legal requirement that you are insured to drive your new car at any time, even just to bring it home.