Model family MATBRO MODEL MISSING

Quarterly number of vehicles licensed or SORN

Numbers recorded on the last day of each quarter. SORN from 2007 Q4.
Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland up to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2021 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 1.3k 490 499 506 512
2020 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 450 459 469 481
2019 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 421 425 428 431
2018 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 389 401 408 421
2017 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 319 354 368 381
2016 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 270 285 294 304
2015 1.6k 1.6k 1.5k 1.5k 210 223 241 254
2014 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 178 177 191 195
2013 1.7k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 127 140 145 168
2012 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 123 125 130 129
2011 1.8k 1.8k 1.8k 1.7k 117 135 124 123
2010 1.9k 1.9k 1.8k 1.8k 111 116 112 124
2009 2.0k 2.0k 1.9k 1.9k 116 124 114 119
2008 2.0k 2.0k 113 116
2007 2.1k 109
2006 2.2k
2005 2.3k
2004 2.4k
2003 2.4k
2002 2.5k
2001 2.7k
2000 3.0k
1999 3.3k
1998 3.4k
1997 3.5k
1996 2.6k
1995 2.4k
1994 2.6k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2021 Q4 1.3k 512
2021 Q3 1.4k 506
2021 Q2 1.4k 499
2021 Q1 1.4k 490
2020 Q4 1.4k 481
2020 Q3 1.4k 469
2020 Q2 1.4k 459
2020 Q1 1.4k 450
2019 Q4 1.4k 431
2019 Q3 1.4k 428
2019 Q2 1.4k 425
2019 Q1 1.4k 421
2018 Q4 1.5k 421
2018 Q3 1.5k 408
2018 Q2 1.5k 401
2018 Q1 1.5k 389
2017 Q4 1.5k 381
2017 Q3 1.5k 368
2017 Q2 1.5k 354
2017 Q1 1.5k 319
2016 Q4 1.5k 304
2016 Q3 1.5k 294
2016 Q2 1.5k 285
2016 Q1 1.5k 270
2015 Q4 1.5k 254
2015 Q3 1.5k 241
2015 Q2 1.6k 223
2015 Q1 1.6k 210
2014 Q4 1.6k 195
2014 Q3 1.6k 191
2014 Q2 1.6k 177
2014 Q1 1.6k 178
2013 Q4 1.6k 168
2013 Q3 1.6k 145
2013 Q2 1.6k 140
2013 Q1 1.7k 127
2012 Q4 1.7k 129
2012 Q3 1.7k 130
2012 Q2 1.7k 125
2012 Q1 1.7k 123
2011 Q4 1.7k 123
2011 Q3 1.8k 124
2011 Q2 1.8k 135
2011 Q1 1.8k 117
2010 Q4 1.8k 124
2010 Q3 1.8k 112
2010 Q2 1.9k 116
2010 Q1 1.9k 111
2009 Q4 1.9k 119
2009 Q3 1.9k 114
2009 Q2 2.0k 124
2009 Q1 2.0k 116
2008 Q4 2.0k 116
2008 Q3 2.0k 113
2007 Q4 2.1k 109
2006 Q4 2.2k
2005 Q4 2.3k
2004 Q4 2.4k
2003 Q4 2.4k
2002 Q4 2.5k
2001 Q4 2.7k
2000 Q4 3.0k
1999 Q4 3.3k
1998 Q4 3.4k
1997 Q4 3.5k
1996 Q4 2.6k
1995 Q4 2.4k
1994 Q4 2.6k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 ?
Licensed 1 2 44
SORN 0 0 27
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 24 70 98 114 52 178 368 128 17 6
SORN 20 38 39 36 17 38 96 30 4 2
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 4 19 16 25 16 27 33 46 31
SORN 1 6 15 18 15 19 16 19 28 21
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 6 8 1 4 2 2
SORN 0 1 0 0 2 3
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 44 27
2012 2 0
2011 1 0
2010 0 0
2009 1 0
2008 1 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 1 0
2003 0 0
2002 1 0
2001 0 1
2000 6 2
1999 17 4
1998 128 30
1997 368 96
1996 178 38
1995 52 17
1994 114 36
1993 98 39
1992 70 38
1991 24 20
1990 31 21
1989 46 28
1988 33 19
1987 27 16
1986 16 19
1985 25 15
1984 16 18
1983 19 15
1982 4 6
1981 1 1
1980 2 3
1979 2 2
1978 4 0
1977 1 0
1976 8 1
1975 6 0

This table records the year of registration, not the actual age of the vehicle. More info.
Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 ?
Licensed 1 2 94
SORN 0 0 50
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 25 67 98 112 42 163 347 122 17 6
SORN 19 36 39 36 13 33 89 29 4 2
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 2 18 15 25 16 27 32 46 29
SORN 0 4 16 17 15 19 15 19 27 20
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 2 0 1 3 6 8 1 4 2 2
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3
1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 94 50
2012 2 0
2011 1 0
2010 0 0
2009 1 1
2008 1 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 1 0
2003 1 0
2002 1 0
2001 1 1
2000 6 2
1999 17 4
1998 122 29
1997 347 89
1996 163 33
1995 42 13
1994 112 36
1993 98 39
1992 67 36
1991 25 19
1990 29 20
1989 46 27
1988 32 19
1987 27 15
1986 16 19
1985 25 15
1984 15 17
1983 18 16
1982 2 4
1981 1 0
1980 2 3
1979 2 2
1978 4 0
1977 1 0
1976 8 1
1975 6 0
1974 3 0
1973 1 0
1972 0 0
1971 2 0
1970 0 2
1969 2 0
1968 0 0
1967 1 0
1966 1 0
1965 0 0
1964 0 0
1963 1 0

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
13 5 16 24 13 16 9 2 9 5 2 6 2 3 4 0 5 0 2 1 0
Year Registrations
2021 0
2020 1
2019 2
2018 0
2017 5
2016 0
2015 4
2014 3
2013 2
2012 6
2011 2
2010 5
2009 9
2008 2
2007 9
2006 16
2005 13
2004 24
2003 16
2002 5
2001 13

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2021 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 3 171 10 3 77
up to 100cc 1 1
101cc to 200cc 1
201cc to 300cc 1
301cc to 400cc 1
401cc to 500cc 3 3
901cc to 1000cc 1
1001cc to 1100cc 1
1601cc to 1700cc 1
1701cc to 1800cc 1
2001cc to 2100cc 3
2401cc to 2500cc 1
2501cc to 2600cc 4
2701cc to 2800cc 2
3001cc to 3100cc 1
3101cc to 3200cc 1
3201cc to 3300cc 1
3801cc to 3900cc 3
3901cc to 4000cc 5
4001cc to 4100cc 3 868 250
4101cc to 4200cc 2 159 1 103
4201cc to 4300cc 2
4301cc to 4400cc 98 57
4401cc to 4500cc 1
4901cc to 5000cc 1
5001cc to 5100cc 1 1
5901cc to 6000cc 2 1
6601cc to 6700cc 1
8001cc to 8100cc 1
9001cc to 9100cc 3 2
9901cc to 10000cc 1
15001cc and over 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 3 3
Diesel 171 77
Other 10
up to 100cc Petrol
Diesel 1 1
Other
101cc to 200cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
201cc to 300cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
301cc to 400cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
401cc to 500cc Petrol
Diesel 3 3
Other
901cc to 1000cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
1001cc to 1100cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
1601cc to 1700cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
1701cc to 1800cc Petrol
Diesel
Other 1
2001cc to 2100cc Petrol
Diesel 3
Other
2401cc to 2500cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
2501cc to 2600cc Petrol
Diesel 4
Other
2701cc to 2800cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
3001cc to 3100cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
3101cc to 3200cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
3201cc to 3300cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
3801cc to 3900cc Petrol
Diesel 3
Other
3901cc to 4000cc Petrol
Diesel 5
Other
4001cc to 4100cc Petrol 3
Diesel 868 250
Other
4101cc to 4200cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel 159 103
Other
4201cc to 4300cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
4301cc to 4400cc Petrol
Diesel 98 57
Other
4401cc to 4500cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
4901cc to 5000cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
5001cc to 5100cc Petrol
Diesel 1 1
Other
5901cc to 6000cc Petrol
Diesel 2 1
Other
6601cc to 6700cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
8001cc to 8100cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
9001cc to 9100cc Petrol
Diesel 3 2
Other
9901cc to 10000cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
15001cc and over Petrol
Diesel 1
Other