Manufacturer BEDFORD

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
2022 6.4k 7.4k
2021 6.4k 6.5k 6.6k 6.4k 7.5k 7.3k 7.3k 7.5k
2020 6.7k 6.5k 6.7k 6.5k 7.4k 7.3k 7.4k 7.5k
2019 7.1k 7.2k 7.2k 6.9k 7.1k 6.9k 7.0k 7.3k
2018 7.1k 7.4k 7.4k 7.1k 7.0k 6.8k 6.9k 7.2k
2017 7.4k 7.6k 7.6k 7.1k 6.7k 6.7k 6.8k 7.1k
2016 7.6k 7.9k 7.8k 7.4k 6.5k 6.2k 6.3k 6.7k
2015 7.9k 8.2k 8.2k 7.7k 6.1k 5.8k 6.0k 6.5k
2014 8.2k 8.6k 8.8k 8.0k 5.9k 5.6k 5.7k 6.2k
2013 8.7k 9.1k 9.0k 8.3k 5.3k 5.1k 4.7k 6.1k
2012 9.4k 9.8k 9.6k 8.9k 5.6k 5.1k 4.8k 5.5k
2011 10k 11k 10k 9.6k 6.0k 5.5k 5.2k 5.8k
2010 11k 12k 12k 10k 6.3k 5.8k 5.4k 6.1k
2009 13k 13k 13k 12k 6.9k 6.3k 5.9k 6.5k
2008 15k 14k 6.3k 7.0k
2007 16k 7.8k
2006 20k
2005 26k
2004 35k
2003 47k
2002 64k
2001 86k
2000 111k
1999 138k
1998 162k
1997 190k
1996 212k
1995 232k
1994 263k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2022 Q1 6.4k 7.4k
2021 Q4 6.4k 7.5k
2021 Q3 6.6k 7.3k
2021 Q2 6.5k 7.3k
2021 Q1 6.4k 7.5k
2020 Q4 6.5k 7.5k
2020 Q3 6.7k 7.4k
2020 Q2 6.5k 7.3k
2020 Q1 6.7k 7.4k
2019 Q4 6.9k 7.3k
2019 Q3 7.2k 7.0k
2019 Q2 7.2k 6.9k
2019 Q1 7.1k 7.1k
2018 Q4 7.1k 7.2k
2018 Q3 7.4k 6.9k
2018 Q2 7.4k 6.8k
2018 Q1 7.1k 7.0k
2017 Q4 7.1k 7.1k
2017 Q3 7.6k 6.8k
2017 Q2 7.6k 6.7k
2017 Q1 7.4k 6.7k
2016 Q4 7.4k 6.7k
2016 Q3 7.8k 6.3k
2016 Q2 7.9k 6.2k
2016 Q1 7.6k 6.5k
2015 Q4 7.7k 6.5k
2015 Q3 8.2k 6.0k
2015 Q2 8.2k 5.8k
2015 Q1 7.9k 6.1k
2014 Q4 8.0k 6.2k
2014 Q3 8.8k 5.7k
2014 Q2 8.6k 5.6k
2014 Q1 8.2k 5.9k
2013 Q4 8.3k 6.1k
2013 Q3 9.0k 4.7k
2013 Q2 9.1k 5.1k
2013 Q1 8.7k 5.3k
2012 Q4 8.9k 5.5k
2012 Q3 9.6k 4.8k
2012 Q2 9.8k 5.1k
2012 Q1 9.4k 5.6k
2011 Q4 9.6k 5.8k
2011 Q3 10k 5.2k
2011 Q2 11k 5.5k
2011 Q1 10k 6.0k
2010 Q4 10k 6.1k
2010 Q3 12k 5.4k
2010 Q2 12k 5.8k
2010 Q1 11k 6.3k
2009 Q4 12k 6.5k
2009 Q3 13k 5.9k
2009 Q2 13k 6.3k
2009 Q1 13k 6.9k
2008 Q4 14k 7.0k
2008 Q3 15k 6.3k
2007 Q4 16k 7.8k
2006 Q4 20k
2005 Q4 26k
2004 Q4 35k
2003 Q4 47k
2002 Q4 64k
2001 Q4 86k
2000 Q4 111k
1999 Q4 138k
1998 Q4 162k
1997 Q4 190k
1996 Q4 212k
1995 Q4 232k
1994 Q4 263k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 ?
Licensed 0 0 0 2.9k
SORN 0 0 1 1.3k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 2 8 3 5 3 1 0 0 1 0
SORN 2 3 6 8 1 0 4 0 0 0
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 6 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 3 5
SORN 13 5 1 2 1 3 1 1 3 3
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 93 91 112 117 129 159 185 204 211 138
SORN 363 342 392 460 446 523 475 467 473 292
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 66 95 38 53 73 85 111 105 139 134
SORN 30 67 31 50 113 130 167 185 317 303
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 38 35 49 32 41 35 41 44 69 41
SORN 17 11 13 19 20 25 21 29 29 25
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 39 54 17 13 25 23 31 22 43 34
SORN 16 27 12 8 14 14 9 15 25 13
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 21 37 30 24 22 18 23 25 35 38
SORN 7 7 8 11 10 8 7 8 16 20
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 4 0 6 6 13 8 10 12 32 25
SORN 0 1 2 1 2 4 2 6 12 5
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.9k 1.3k
2013 0 1
2012 0 0
2011 0 0
2010 0 0
2009 1 0
2008 0 0
2007 0 4
2006 1 0
2005 3 1
2004 5 8
2003 3 6
2002 8 3
2001 2 2
2000 5 3
1999 3 3
1998 2 1
1997 0 1
1996 1 3
1995 0 1
1994 1 2
1993 0 1
1992 1 5
1991 6 13
1990 138 292
1989 211 473
1988 204 467
1987 185 475
1986 159 523
1985 129 446
1984 117 460
1983 112 392
1982 91 342
1981 93 363
1980 134 303
1979 139 317
1978 105 185
1977 111 167
1976 85 130
1975 73 113
1974 53 50
1973 38 31
1972 95 67
1971 66 30
1970 41 25
1969 69 29
1968 44 29
1967 41 21
1966 35 25
1965 41 20
1964 32 19
1963 49 13
1962 35 11
1961 38 17
1960 34 13
1959 43 25
1958 22 15
1957 31 9
1956 23 14
1955 25 14
1954 13 8
1953 17 12
1952 54 27
1951 39 16
1950 38 20
1949 35 16
1948 25 8
1947 23 7
1946 18 8
1945 22 10
1944 24 11
1943 30 8
1942 37 7
1941 21 7
1940 25 5
1939 32 12
1938 12 6
1937 10 2
1936 8 4
1935 13 2
1934 6 1
1933 6 2
1932 0 1
1931 4 0

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

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Licensed 1.0k
SORN 684
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1
SORN 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 8 9 9 5 4 0 2 1 4 3
SORN 10 10 12 13 1 2 4 3 2 2
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 12 4 5 6 7 6 5 5 13 2
SORN 24 16 4 12 17 7 7 13 13 10
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 94 95 99 100 107 144 173 199 201 135
SORN 337 307 347 419 397 481 454 453 454 286
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 116 148 124 79 66 76 103 102 146 138
SORN 92 166 145 128 107 123 159 180 306 285
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 120 115 149 115 119 129 137 144 153 102
SORN 35 52 44 40 52 66 58 79 84 74
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 57 41 39 48 99 225 124 88 118 128
SORN 15 13 7 5 29 101 61 31 27 36
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 5 13 15 14 14 49 52 64 83 81
SORN 0 0 1 1 2 10 7 7 19 12
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 2 13 14 15 23 31 17 23 29 5
SORN 2 4 2 2 3 3 6 7 8 0
1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1.0k 684
2020 1 0
2019 1 1
2018 0 0
2017 0 0
2016 1 0
2015 0 0
2014 0 0
2013 0 1
2012 0 3
2011 0 2
2010 3 2
2009 4 2
2008 1 3
2007 2 4
2006 0 2
2005 4 1
2004 5 13
2003 9 12
2002 9 10
2001 8 10
2000 2 10
1999 13 13
1998 5 13
1997 5 7
1996 6 7
1995 7 17
1994 6 12
1993 5 4
1992 4 16
1991 12 24
1990 135 286
1989 201 454
1988 199 453
1987 173 454
1986 144 481
1985 107 397
1984 100 419
1983 99 347
1982 95 307
1981 94 337
1980 138 285
1979 146 306
1978 102 180
1977 103 159
1976 76 123
1975 66 107
1974 79 128
1973 124 145
1972 148 166
1971 116 92
1970 102 74
1969 153 84
1968 144 79
1967 137 58
1966 129 66
1965 119 52
1964 115 40
1963 149 44
1962 115 52
1961 120 35
1960 128 36
1959 118 27
1958 88 31
1957 124 61
1956 225 101
1955 99 29
1954 48 5
1953 39 7
1952 41 13
1951 57 15
1950 81 12
1949 83 19
1948 64 7
1947 52 7
1946 49 10
1945 14 2
1944 14 1
1943 15 1
1942 13 0
1941 5 0
1940 5 0
1939 29 8
1938 23 7
1937 17 6
1936 31 3
1935 23 3
1934 15 2
1933 14 2
1932 13 4
1931 2 2
1930 0 0
1929 0 0
1928 0 0
1927 0 0
1926 0 0
1925 0 0
1924 0 0
1923 0 0
1922 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 2022
101 86 96 122 77 82 86 76 73 49 32 41 33 15 20 19 15 19 20 21 8 6
Year Registrations
2022 6
2021 8
2020 21
2019 20
2018 19
2017 15
2016 19
2015 20
2014 15
2013 33
2012 41
2011 32
2010 49
2009 73
2008 76
2007 86
2006 82
2005 77
2004 122
2003 96
2002 86
2001 101

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 1.4k 1.1k 1 480 1.0k 14
up to 100cc 26 9 8 9
101cc to 200cc 1 2
201cc to 300cc 4 6 4 12
301cc to 400cc 3 57 4 37
401cc to 500cc 4 9
501cc to 600cc 1 8 14
601cc to 700cc 4 1
701cc to 800cc 1 3
801cc to 900cc 3 2 5 3
901cc to 1000cc 663 2 1.2k 1 1
1001cc to 1100cc 36 7 1
1101cc to 1200cc 52 3 19
1201cc to 1300cc 109 2 239 3
1301cc to 1400cc 8 3 16 3
1401cc to 1500cc 29 1 3 1
1501cc to 1600cc 452 27 241 97 1
1601cc to 1700cc 33 16 23 70
1701cc to 1800cc 66 34 106 59
1801cc to 1900cc 33 8 62 7
1901cc to 2000cc 122 28 5 408 75 5
2001cc to 2100cc 32 31 38 66
2101cc to 2200cc 7 4 4 29
2201cc to 2300cc 449 80 13 1.0k 388 12
2301cc to 2400cc 40 16 1 50 36 1
2401cc to 2500cc 4 12 2 9
2501cc to 2600cc 13 18 5 25
2601cc to 2700cc 24 9 2
2701cc to 2800cc 17 1 4 3
2801cc to 2900cc 51 3 22 3 1
2901cc to 3000cc 8 4 1 3 2 1
3001cc to 3100cc 27 9 1 17 12
3101cc to 3200cc 21 1 2
3201cc to 3300cc 20 5 15 2
3301cc to 3400cc 17 27 18 31
3401cc to 3500cc 10 6 5
3501cc to 3600cc 332 20 226 33 1
3601cc to 3700cc 12 39 6 78
3701cc to 3800cc 5 1 2 1
3801cc to 3900cc 7 3 4 6
3901cc to 4000cc 3 4 1 2
4001cc to 4100cc 18 13 6 11
4101cc to 4200cc 36 5 7 3
4201cc to 4300cc 4 15 3 16
4301cc to 4400cc 2
4401cc to 4500cc 2 1 4
4501cc to 4600cc 2 2 1 5
4601cc to 4700cc 2
4701cc to 4800cc 5 6 5 2
4801cc to 4900cc 1 2 2
4901cc to 5000cc 76 24 52 18
5001cc to 5100cc 7 11 13 19
5101cc to 5200cc 1
5201cc to 5300cc 1 2 1 5
5301cc to 5400cc 2 2 7
5401cc to 5500cc 9 169 4 399
5501cc to 5600cc 1 10 21
5601cc to 5700cc 2 5
5701cc to 5800cc 1 1 1 4
5801cc to 5900cc 2 16
5901cc to 6000cc 1 2 11
6001cc to 6100cc 13 15 13 17
6101cc to 6200cc 2
6201cc to 6300cc 1 1
6301cc to 6400cc 1 3
6501cc to 6600cc 8 7
6601cc to 6700cc 1
6701cc to 6800cc 1
6901cc to 7000cc 2 2
7001cc to 7100cc 2
7201cc to 7300cc 1 1
7301cc to 7400cc 1
7401cc to 7500cc 4
7501cc to 7600cc 1 1 3
7601cc to 7700cc 1 21 1 30
7801cc to 7900cc 1
7901cc to 8000cc 1
8001cc to 8100cc 5 3 8 5
8101cc to 8200cc 38 104
8201cc to 8300cc 55 1 1 110
8401cc to 8500cc 2
8501cc to 8600cc 2 1
8601cc to 8700cc 3
8701cc to 8800cc 1
8801cc to 8900cc 8 1 1
9001cc to 9100cc 1 1 1
9301cc to 9400cc 1 2
9601cc to 9700cc 1
9901cc to 10000cc 20 17 25 49
10001cc to 10100cc 3 2
11001cc to 11100cc 1
11101cc to 11200cc 1
12001cc to 12100cc 1
13201cc to 13300cc 1
15001cc and over 21 2 7 11
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 1.4k 480
Diesel 1.1k 1.0k
Other 1 14
up to 100cc Petrol 26 8
Diesel 9 9
Other
101cc to 200cc Petrol 1
Diesel 2
Other
201cc to 300cc Petrol 4 4
Diesel 6 12
Other
301cc to 400cc Petrol 3 4
Diesel 57 37
Other
401cc to 500cc Petrol
Diesel 4 9
Other
501cc to 600cc Petrol 1
Diesel 8 14
Other
601cc to 700cc Petrol 4
Diesel 1
Other
701cc to 800cc Petrol 1
Diesel 3
Other
801cc to 900cc Petrol 3 5
Diesel 2 3
Other
901cc to 1000cc Petrol 663 1.2k
Diesel 2 1
Other 1
1001cc to 1100cc Petrol 36 7
Diesel 1
Other
1101cc to 1200cc Petrol 52 19
Diesel 3
Other
1201cc to 1300cc Petrol 109 239
Diesel 2 3
Other
1301cc to 1400cc Petrol 8 16
Diesel 3 3
Other
1401cc to 1500cc Petrol 29 3
Diesel 1 1
Other
1501cc to 1600cc Petrol 452 241
Diesel 27 97
Other 1
1601cc to 1700cc Petrol 33 23
Diesel 16 70
Other
1701cc to 1800cc Petrol 66 106
Diesel 34 59
Other
1801cc to 1900cc Petrol 33 62
Diesel 8 7
Other
1901cc to 2000cc Petrol 122 408
Diesel 28 75
Other 5 5
2001cc to 2100cc Petrol 32 38
Diesel 31 66
Other
2101cc to 2200cc Petrol 7 4
Diesel 4 29
Other
2201cc to 2300cc Petrol 449 1.0k
Diesel 80 388
Other 13 12
2301cc to 2400cc Petrol 40 50
Diesel 16 36
Other 1 1
2401cc to 2500cc Petrol 4 2
Diesel 12 9
Other
2501cc to 2600cc Petrol 13 5
Diesel 18 25
Other
2601cc to 2700cc Petrol 24 9
Diesel 2
Other
2701cc to 2800cc Petrol 17 4
Diesel 1 3
Other
2801cc to 2900cc Petrol 51 22
Diesel 3 3
Other 1
2901cc to 3000cc Petrol 8 3
Diesel 4 2
Other 1 1
3001cc to 3100cc Petrol 27 17
Diesel 9 12
Other 1
3101cc to 3200cc Petrol 21 2
Diesel 1
Other
3201cc to 3300cc Petrol 20 15
Diesel 5 2
Other
3301cc to 3400cc Petrol 17 18
Diesel 27 31
Other
3401cc to 3500cc Petrol 10 6
Diesel 5
Other
3501cc to 3600cc Petrol 332 226
Diesel 20 33
Other 1
3601cc to 3700cc Petrol 12 6
Diesel 39 78
Other
3701cc to 3800cc Petrol 5 2
Diesel 1
Other 1
3801cc to 3900cc Petrol 7 4
Diesel 3 6
Other
3901cc to 4000cc Petrol 3 1
Diesel 4 2
Other
4001cc to 4100cc Petrol 18 6
Diesel 13 11
Other
4101cc to 4200cc Petrol 36 7
Diesel 5 3
Other
4201cc to 4300cc Petrol 4 3
Diesel 15 16
Other
4301cc to 4400cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
4401cc to 4500cc Petrol 2
Diesel 1 4
Other
4501cc to 4600cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel 2 5
Other
4601cc to 4700cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
4701cc to 4800cc Petrol 5 5
Diesel 6 2
Other
4801cc to 4900cc Petrol 1 2
Diesel 2
Other
4901cc to 5000cc Petrol 76 52
Diesel 24 18
Other
5001cc to 5100cc Petrol 7 13
Diesel 11 19
Other
5101cc to 5200cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
5201cc to 5300cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 2 5
Other
5301cc to 5400cc Petrol 2
Diesel 2 7
Other
5401cc to 5500cc Petrol 9 4
Diesel 169 399
Other
5501cc to 5600cc Petrol 1
Diesel 10 21
Other
5601cc to 5700cc Petrol
Diesel 2 5
Other
5701cc to 5800cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 1 4
Other
5801cc to 5900cc Petrol
Diesel 2 16
Other
5901cc to 6000cc Petrol 1
Diesel 2 11
Other
6001cc to 6100cc Petrol 13 13
Diesel 15 17
Other
6101cc to 6200cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
6201cc to 6300cc Petrol
Diesel 1 1
Other
6301cc to 6400cc Petrol
Diesel 1 3
Other
6501cc to 6600cc Petrol
Diesel 8 7
Other
6601cc to 6700cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6701cc to 6800cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6901cc to 7000cc Petrol
Diesel 2 2
Other
7001cc to 7100cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
7201cc to 7300cc Petrol 1
Diesel 1
Other
7301cc to 7400cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
7401cc to 7500cc Petrol
Diesel 4
Other
7501cc to 7600cc Petrol 1
Diesel 1 3
Other
7601cc to 7700cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 21 30
Other
7801cc to 7900cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
7901cc to 8000cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
8001cc to 8100cc Petrol 5 8
Diesel 3 5
Other
8101cc to 8200cc Petrol
Diesel 38 104
Other
8201cc to 8300cc Petrol 1
Diesel 55 110
Other 1
8401cc to 8500cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
8501cc to 8600cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other 1
8601cc to 8700cc Petrol
Diesel 3
Other
8701cc to 8800cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
8801cc to 8900cc Petrol 8 1
Diesel 1
Other
9001cc to 9100cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 1
Other
9301cc to 9400cc Petrol
Diesel 1 2
Other
9601cc to 9700cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
9901cc to 10000cc Petrol 20 25
Diesel 17 49
Other
10001cc to 10100cc Petrol
Diesel 3 2
Other
11001cc to 11100cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
11101cc to 11200cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
12001cc to 12100cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
13201cc to 13300cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
15001cc and over Petrol 21 7
Diesel 2 11
Other