Can you register a car without auto insurance?

I'm going to buy a car, but I want to hold off on buying the insurance since I won't start driving it right away. Can I register the car anyway?

Answer
It depends on the state. Some states are okay with this and some are not. I recommend checking with your local DMV or asking the dealership you are buying the car from to find out if you can register a car without insurance in your state.
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Savannah Grabek
Answered on Feb 25, 2021
Savannah Grabek is an expert in Personal Lines insurance. She has 5 years experience in the insurance industry. Savannah began her carrier working with just property insurance and is now tenured in all personal line including home, auto, motorcycle, boat and umbrella. She previously worked for GEICO and has now been working with Jerry insurance for the past year. Savannah lives in New York with her son, fiancé, and puppy Bear. In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her family and hiking with her dog.
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