Originally Posted by Catfish454
You're not missing anything. Look closely and you will see four very small dimples - two at the top and two at the bottom located to the outside of the existing holes - which will align with your license plate. A type of sheet metal screw is used to fasten the plate. I believe the existing holes fit European plates only.
When this thread resurfaced, I realized I neglected to say thank you for your response. Spot on and very helpful. Thanks!