Manufacturer JCB

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
2019 66k 68k 68k 20k 20k 21k
2018 65k 66k 67k 67k 16k 17k 18k 19k
2017 61k 63k 65k 64k 14k 15k 15k 16k
2016 59k 60k 61k 61k 11k 12k 12k 13k
2015 57k 58k 59k 59k 9.3k 9.9k 10k 11k
2014 55k 56k 58k 57k 7.6k 7.8k 8.2k 8.5k
2013 53k 54k 55k 55k 6.3k 6.4k 6.2k 7.2k
2012 49k 50k 52k 52k 5.9k 6.0k 6.1k 6.1k
2011 43k 45k 46k 48k 5.3k 5.5k 5.7k 5.7k
2010 40k 41k 42k 42k 5.6k 5.5k 5.4k 5.1k
2009 39k 39k 40k 39k 5.7k 5.6k 5.7k 5.6k
2008 39k 39k 5.3k 5.6k
2007 37k 4.6k
2006 35k
2005 34k
2004 32k
2003 30k
2002 28k
2001 27k
2000 27k
1999 27k
1998 26k
1997 25k
1996 24k
1995 26k
1994 26k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q3 68k 21k
2019 Q2 68k 20k
2019 Q1 66k 20k
2018 Q4 67k 19k
2018 Q3 67k 18k
2018 Q2 66k 17k
2018 Q1 65k 16k
2017 Q4 64k 16k
2017 Q3 65k 15k
2017 Q2 63k 15k
2017 Q1 61k 14k
2016 Q4 61k 13k
2016 Q3 61k 12k
2016 Q2 60k 12k
2016 Q1 59k 11k
2015 Q4 59k 11k
2015 Q3 59k 10k
2015 Q2 58k 9.9k
2015 Q1 57k 9.3k
2014 Q4 57k 8.5k
2014 Q3 58k 8.2k
2014 Q2 56k 7.8k
2014 Q1 55k 7.6k
2013 Q4 55k 7.2k
2013 Q3 55k 6.2k
2013 Q2 54k 6.4k
2013 Q1 53k 6.3k
2012 Q4 52k 6.1k
2012 Q3 52k 6.1k
2012 Q2 50k 6.0k
2012 Q1 49k 5.9k
2011 Q4 48k 5.7k
2011 Q3 46k 5.7k
2011 Q2 45k 5.5k
2011 Q1 43k 5.3k
2010 Q4 42k 5.1k
2010 Q3 42k 5.4k
2010 Q2 41k 5.5k
2010 Q1 40k 5.6k
2009 Q4 39k 5.6k
2009 Q3 40k 5.7k
2009 Q2 39k 5.6k
2009 Q1 39k 5.7k
2008 Q4 39k 5.6k
2008 Q3 39k 5.3k
2007 Q4 37k 4.6k
2006 Q4 35k
2005 Q4 34k
2004 Q4 32k
2003 Q4 30k
2002 Q4 28k
2001 Q4 27k
2000 Q4 27k
1999 Q4 27k
1998 Q4 26k
1997 Q4 25k
1996 Q4 24k
1995 Q4 26k
1994 Q4 26k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 ?
Licensed 2.2k 2.3k 2.4k 3.5k 3.7k 4.0k 5.9k 6.4k 14k
SORN 987 942 890 1.2k 1.3k 1.3k 1.3k 0 1.8k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 926 1.0k 1.3k 1.5k 1.4k 1.5k 1.9k 1.6k 1.4k 1.6k
SORN 313 343 396 403 417 590 831 719 326 504
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 188 173 370 519 776 887 824 553 738 819
SORN 123 110 150 278 278 260 278 228 249 273
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 33 55 94 125 130 140 233 330 289 207
SORN 58 78 97 117 129 147 193 276 233 179
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 8 8 17 13 14 18 20 16 43 30
SORN 7 8 8 11 26 38 40 39 35 47
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 3 8 9 10 5 3 3 8 12
SORN 1 1 4 4 2 2 2 3 5 2
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1930
Licensed 1
SORN 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 14k 1.8k
2018 6.4k 0
2017 5.9k 1.3k
2016 4.0k 1.3k
2015 3.7k 1.3k
2014 3.5k 1.2k
2013 2.4k 890
2012 2.3k 942
2011 2.2k 987
2010 1.6k 504
2009 1.4k 326
2008 1.6k 719
2007 1.9k 831
2006 1.5k 590
2005 1.4k 417
2004 1.5k 403
2003 1.3k 396
2002 1.0k 343
2001 926 313
2000 819 273
1999 738 249
1998 553 228
1997 824 278
1996 887 260
1995 776 278
1994 519 278
1993 370 150
1992 173 110
1991 188 123
1990 207 179
1989 289 233
1988 330 276
1987 233 193
1986 140 147
1985 130 129
1984 125 117
1983 94 97
1982 55 78
1981 33 58
1980 30 47
1979 43 35
1978 16 39
1977 20 40
1976 18 38
1975 14 26
1974 13 11
1973 17 8
1972 8 8
1971 8 7
1970 12 2
1969 8 5
1968 3 3
1967 3 2
1966 5 2
1965 10 2
1964 9 4
1963 8 4
1962 3 1
1961 0 1
1960 1 1
1959 0 0
1958 0 0
1957 0 0
1956 0 0
1955 0 0
1954 0 0
1953 0 0
1952 0 0
1951 0 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 0 0
1947 0 0
1946 0 0
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 0 0
1938 0 0
1937 0 0
1936 0 0
1935 0 0
1934 0 0
1933 0 0
1932 0 0
1931 0 0
1930 1 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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 ?
Licensed 2.1k 2.3k 2.4k 3.3k 3.4k 3.8k 5.7k 6.4k 16k
SORN 973 933 839 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k 1.2k 648 2.2k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 873 988 1.2k 1.4k 1.3k 1.4k 1.7k 1.6k 1.4k 1.6k
SORN 292 324 369 371 382 538 786 685 308 493
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 176 158 354 490 714 825 784 504 674 735
SORN 119 106 151 268 258 239 260 206 217 256
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 30 53 86 120 118 134 220 316 269 196
SORN 56 77 97 113 120 140 189 268 228 166
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 24 27 23 24 14 16 16 13 42 30
SORN 20 26 36 38 25 40 37 40 40 50
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 6 10 20 31 15 9 13 17 15 24
SORN 0 1 11 10 5 3 5 12 11 14
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 3 5 6
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 1 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 16k 2.2k
2018 6.4k 648
2017 5.7k 1.2k
2016 3.8k 1.1k
2015 3.4k 1.1k
2014 3.3k 1.1k
2013 2.4k 839
2012 2.3k 933
2011 2.1k 973
2010 1.6k 493
2009 1.4k 308
2008 1.6k 685
2007 1.7k 786
2006 1.4k 538
2005 1.3k 382
2004 1.4k 371
2003 1.2k 369
2002 988 324
2001 873 292
2000 735 256
1999 674 217
1998 504 206
1997 784 260
1996 825 239
1995 714 258
1994 490 268
1993 354 151
1992 158 106
1991 176 119
1990 196 166
1989 269 228
1988 316 268
1987 220 189
1986 134 140
1985 118 120
1984 120 113
1983 86 97
1982 53 77
1981 30 56
1980 30 50
1979 42 40
1978 13 40
1977 16 37
1976 16 40
1975 14 25
1974 24 38
1973 23 36
1972 27 26
1971 24 20
1970 24 14
1969 15 11
1968 17 12
1967 13 5
1966 9 3
1965 15 5
1964 31 10
1963 20 11
1962 10 1
1961 6 0
1960 6 2
1959 5 1
1958 3 0
1957 1 0
1956 0 0
1955 1 0
1954 1 0
1953 0 0
1952 0 0
1951 0 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 0 0
1947 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
4.1k 4.3k 4.8k 4.9k 4.9k 5.2k 6.3k 6.2k 5.6k 6.0k 8.8k 8.5k 6.2k 5.9k 5.8k 5.9k 7.9k 7.6k 6.0k
Year Registrations
2019 6.0k
2018 7.6k
2017 7.9k
2016 5.9k
2015 5.8k
2014 5.9k
2013 6.2k
2012 8.5k
2011 8.8k
2010 6.0k
2009 5.6k
2008 6.2k
2007 6.3k
2006 5.2k
2005 4.9k
2004 4.9k
2003 4.8k
2002 4.3k
2001 4.1k

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2018 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 1
up to 499cc 1
750cc to 999cc 2
1100cc to 1199cc 1
4250cc to 4499cc 3
10000cc and over 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
up to 499cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol
Diesel 3
Other
10000cc and over Petrol
Diesel 1
Other