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Largest collection of number plates (licence plates)

Péter and Tamás Kenyeres (both Hungary) have 11,345 different number plates from 133 countries, as of April 2011, which they have been collecting since 1990. Brothers Péter and Tamás started their collection 21 years ago when they got the first two number plates from their father. The oldest plate in their collection is from Austro-Hungarian Empire, approximately from 1900. Their favourite plate is the B7 which was a Hungarian minister’s car plate between 1945-1948.

Largest panoramic postcard

The largest panoramic postcard covers an area of 86.40 m² (930 ft²) and was achieved by Magyar Reumabetegek Egyesülete (Hungary) at Millenáris Park in Budapest, Hungary, on 12 October 2013. The postcard was created by the Association of Hungarian Rheumatoid Patients and depicts eight Hungarian cities. It measures 14.40 m (47.24 ft) in length and 6 m (19.69 ft) in height.

Largest soda siphon

The largest soda siphon measured 1.21 m (3 ft 11.5 in) high 30.8 cm (12 in) in diameter, and contained 42.6 litres (75 pints) of water. It was made by Aqua-Plastech Kft, Hajdúsámson, Hungary, in April 2004 to celebrate the 175th anniversary of soda water.