Car owners/providers/handlers/wranglers in films and tv - what category?

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In some films/tv there can be cars (well, I guess boats, planes, motorcycles and whatnot) that are loaned from the collectors or private individuals (and not from the shops, companies or "product placement" sponsors). What is the correct category if their name is listed in the credits?

I just saw one series featuring a vintage car which is owned by a private individual. The series/credit is not in English, but roughly translated as "car owner: car name" (in this case the car has a nickname in the series - a bit like "cat owner: Garfield"). Note that this person does not appear on screen in the actual series (as an actor, nor as a "driver"), only his car does.

Are these type of credits listed to "Other Crew"? It now has 57 "car provider" credits and 50 "car wrangler" credits.

Or "Transportation Department", which now has 9 "car owner" credits and 47 "car wrangler" credits (I believe the latter could mean that the person is actually present on the set, but I'm not sure that was the case here). Also 6 "cars provided by" credits.

I have also seen some credits where the car used in the film is considered as a "prop" and therefore added to "Art Department". It now has 240 "car handler" credits, 12 "car wrangler" credits.

My head hurts. Could you point me to the right direction?
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I'd say "Other crew" is the best place because it is wrangling of a very special prop, but whole situation says that even people who do it are not sure where to put that. 

My five cents: it usually does not fit in "Transportation" because transportation of a prop car is done by professionals who ensure it will arrive in the condition needed. That varies, of course, depending on budget, but usually owner of the car won't transport it himself (at most he will ensure or coordinate that a bit). It does not fit into "Art Department" either because wrangling of something goes to "Other crew" and requires almost no "art" skills. 
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So I have a 1983 Goldwing, a 1968 Corvair, and a 1938 Dodge 1 1/2T Truck registered with CC.
As you can see in the article, I along with the Car or Motorcycle are the star. IMDb has no category for this yet. On the Motorcycle I am seen. In the car not so much
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As you can see Central Casting requires the owner to be registered as an extra along with the car, it would be nice if an IMDb Representative could give a definitive answer on weather it will allow this type of credit into cast listing. That it also be given a character name like, "Car #1 Driver" or "67 Mustang Driver" with a "uncredited car owner " attribute.

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That is in the instances that this happens. Your scenario does not have an accredited extra I assume?
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If the name appears in the on-screen credits, then the name is eligible.
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Cliff, this is not a question of adding the actual car (used in the film) on IMDb. It’s a question where to add its OWNER if (in my case, when) that person is listed in the actual credits. John Doe owns a vintage Ford used in the film. John Doe has a credit like ”car owner: Ford Model T”.

In my case the nickname of the car (not the actual brand or the model) is also listed in the credits, but that can be added after the colon if I’m not mistaken (I could add the actual brand/model also which I know, but that is not listed in the actual credits - only the nickname is).
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I'd say the "Other Crew" "car provider" credit applies.
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Looking at Nikolay's Reply now and his reply makes the most sense. along with my suggestion above
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Hi Eboy,

I'd go with "Other Crew" but please add the attribute exactly as it appears on screen.

I hope this helps.

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Will