Manufacturer KAWASAKI

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 93k 102k 103k 93k 94k 90k 93k 104k
2018 90k 101k 102k 92k 90k 85k 88k 99k
2017 91k 101k 101k 91k 80k 81k 83k 93k
2016 90k 100k 101k 91k 77k 72k 74k 85k
2015 87k 99k 101k 90k 68k 65k 67k 79k
2014 87k 100k 103k 89k 63k 58k 61k 73k
2013 87k 100k 100k 87k 57k 51k 47k 69k
2012 94k 102k 102k 91k 53k 47k 46k 59k
2011 96k 106k 104k 94k 49k 44k 45k 56k
2010 99k 108k 107k 96k 46k 42k 42k 53k
2009 103k 111k 110k 102k 44k 39k 39k 48k
2008 109k 102k 37k 47k
2007 102k 43k
2006 100k
2005 101k
2004 103k
2003 101k
2002 98k
2001 94k
2000 95k
1999 95k
1998 89k
1997 83k
1996 79k
1995 75k
1994 74k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q4 93k 104k
2019 Q3 103k 93k
2019 Q2 102k 90k
2019 Q1 93k 94k
2018 Q4 92k 99k
2018 Q3 102k 88k
2018 Q2 101k 85k
2018 Q1 90k 90k
2017 Q4 91k 93k
2017 Q3 101k 83k
2017 Q2 101k 81k
2017 Q1 91k 80k
2016 Q4 91k 85k
2016 Q3 101k 74k
2016 Q2 100k 72k
2016 Q1 90k 77k
2015 Q4 90k 79k
2015 Q3 101k 67k
2015 Q2 99k 65k
2015 Q1 87k 68k
2014 Q4 89k 73k
2014 Q3 103k 61k
2014 Q2 100k 58k
2014 Q1 87k 63k
2013 Q4 87k 69k
2013 Q3 100k 47k
2013 Q2 100k 51k
2013 Q1 87k 57k
2012 Q4 91k 59k
2012 Q3 102k 46k
2012 Q2 102k 47k
2012 Q1 94k 53k
2011 Q4 94k 56k
2011 Q3 104k 45k
2011 Q2 106k 44k
2011 Q1 96k 49k
2010 Q4 96k 53k
2010 Q3 107k 42k
2010 Q2 108k 42k
2010 Q1 99k 46k
2009 Q4 102k 48k
2009 Q3 110k 39k
2009 Q2 111k 39k
2009 Q1 103k 44k
2008 Q4 102k 47k
2008 Q3 109k 37k
2007 Q4 102k 43k
2006 Q4 100k
2005 Q4 101k
2004 Q4 103k
2003 Q4 101k
2002 Q4 98k
2001 Q4 94k
2000 Q4 95k
1999 Q4 95k
1998 Q4 89k
1997 Q4 83k
1996 Q4 79k
1995 Q4 75k
1994 Q4 74k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 2.7k 2.6k 2.7k 3.6k 4.2k 4.9k 5.1k 6.0k 6.7k 708
SORN 1.2k 1.1k 1.0k 1.1k 1.0k 1.2k 874 848 578 1.2k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 2.6k 2.7k 2.5k 2.3k 2.9k 3.2k 3.6k 3.4k 3.4k 2.9k
SORN 3.5k 3.3k 2.7k 2.3k 2.5k 2.4k 2.4k 1.9k 1.8k 1.3k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 765 695 860 827 933 1.2k 1.7k 2.4k 3.1k 2.7k
SORN 3.7k 3.0k 3.2k 2.9k 2.9k 3.2k 4.3k 5.0k 5.3k 4.1k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 373 281 222 264 324 314 341 392 531 744
SORN 2.0k 1.9k 1.5k 1.9k 2.2k 2.2k 2.0k 2.4k 3.3k 4.1k
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 133 358 296 511 720 892 768 709 301 388
SORN 88 257 203 321 553 905 979 1.1k 1.5k 2.1k
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 1 1 1 6 7 10 13 46 55
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 11 11 15 37 38
1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 1 0 1 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 708 1.2k
2019 6.7k 578
2018 6.0k 848
2017 5.1k 874
2016 4.9k 1.2k
2015 4.2k 1.0k
2014 3.6k 1.1k
2013 2.7k 1.0k
2012 2.6k 1.1k
2011 2.7k 1.2k
2010 2.9k 1.3k
2009 3.4k 1.8k
2008 3.4k 1.9k
2007 3.6k 2.4k
2006 3.2k 2.4k
2005 2.9k 2.5k
2004 2.3k 2.3k
2003 2.5k 2.7k
2002 2.7k 3.3k
2001 2.6k 3.5k
2000 2.7k 4.1k
1999 3.1k 5.3k
1998 2.4k 5.0k
1997 1.7k 4.3k
1996 1.2k 3.2k
1995 933 2.9k
1994 827 2.9k
1993 860 3.2k
1992 695 3.0k
1991 765 3.7k
1990 744 4.1k
1989 531 3.3k
1988 392 2.4k
1987 341 2.0k
1986 314 2.2k
1985 324 2.2k
1984 264 1.9k
1983 222 1.5k
1982 281 1.9k
1981 373 2.0k
1980 388 2.1k
1979 301 1.5k
1978 709 1.1k
1977 768 979
1976 892 905
1975 720 553
1974 511 321
1973 296 203
1972 358 257
1971 133 88
1970 55 38
1969 46 37
1968 13 15
1967 10 11
1966 7 11
1965 6 1
1964 1 0
1963 1 0
1962 1 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
1959 0 0
1958 0 0
1957 0 1
1956 0 0
1955 0 1

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 2019 ?
Licensed 2.7k 2.6k 2.6k 3.5k 4.2k 4.9k 5.1k 6.0k 6.7k 7.8k
SORN 1.2k 1.1k 1.0k 1.1k 1.0k 1.2k 873 850 579 16k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 2.5k 2.6k 2.4k 2.1k 2.7k 3.0k 3.4k 3.3k 3.3k 2.8k
SORN 3.4k 3.2k 2.6k 2.2k 2.4k 2.3k 2.2k 1.8k 1.8k 1.3k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 642 549 708 667 814 1.1k 1.6k 2.3k 3.0k 2.6k
SORN 3.0k 2.3k 2.6k 2.4k 2.5k 2.9k 3.9k 4.7k 5.1k 3.9k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 237 166 156 196 242 225 256 310 427 610
SORN 1.4k 1.3k 1.2k 1.5k 1.7k 1.6k 1.6k 2.0k 2.6k 3.3k
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 45 31 36 87 241 430 401 365 202 276
SORN 35 39 34 75 246 525 593 705 1.0k 1.5k
1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 8 8
SORN 1 0 1 4
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 7.8k 16k
2019 6.7k 579
2018 6.0k 850
2017 5.1k 873
2016 4.9k 1.2k
2015 4.2k 1.0k
2014 3.5k 1.1k
2013 2.6k 1.0k
2012 2.6k 1.1k
2011 2.7k 1.2k
2010 2.8k 1.3k
2009 3.3k 1.8k
2008 3.3k 1.8k
2007 3.4k 2.2k
2006 3.0k 2.3k
2005 2.7k 2.4k
2004 2.1k 2.2k
2003 2.4k 2.6k
2002 2.6k 3.2k
2001 2.5k 3.4k
2000 2.6k 3.9k
1999 3.0k 5.1k
1998 2.3k 4.7k
1997 1.6k 3.9k
1996 1.1k 2.9k
1995 814 2.5k
1994 667 2.4k
1993 708 2.6k
1992 549 2.3k
1991 642 3.0k
1990 610 3.3k
1989 427 2.6k
1988 310 2.0k
1987 256 1.6k
1986 225 1.6k
1985 242 1.7k
1984 196 1.5k
1983 156 1.2k
1982 166 1.3k
1981 237 1.4k
1980 276 1.5k
1979 202 1.0k
1978 365 705
1977 401 593
1976 430 525
1975 241 246
1974 87 75
1973 36 34
1972 31 39
1971 45 35
1970 8 4
1969 8 1
1968 0 0
1967 0 1

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
11k 10k 8.4k 7.0k 8.5k 8.7k 9.0k 8.1k 8.2k 6.2k 5.9k 5.6k 5.4k 6.3k 7.4k 8.4k 7.7k 8.4k 8.5k
Year Registrations
2019 8.5k
2018 8.4k
2017 7.7k
2016 8.4k
2015 7.4k
2014 6.3k
2013 5.4k
2012 5.6k
2011 5.9k
2010 6.2k
2009 8.2k
2008 8.1k
2007 9.0k
2006 8.7k
2005 8.5k
2004 7.0k
2003 8.4k
2002 10k
2001 11k

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2019 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
up to 499cc 11 11
500cc to 749cc 1 4
750cc to 999cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
up to 499cc Petrol 11 11
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 1 4
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other