Manufacturer KYMCO

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 12k 12k 12k 12k 5.7k 5.7k 5.8k 6.0k
2018 11k 11k 12k 12k 5.3k 5.3k 5.5k 5.6k
2017 10k 11k 11k 11k 4.7k 4.9k 5.0k 5.2k
2016 8.5k 9.0k 9.6k 10k 4.1k 4.1k 4.3k 4.5k
2015 8.5k 8.5k 8.5k 8.4k 3.3k 3.5k 3.7k 3.9k
2014 8.2k 8.4k 8.7k 8.5k 2.6k 2.6k 2.9k 3.1k
2013 7.8k 7.8k 8.0k 8.1k 2.0k 2.1k 2.1k 2.5k
2012 7.6k 7.7k 7.7k 7.8k 1.9k 1.9k 1.9k 2.1k
2011 7.1k 7.3k 7.4k 7.5k 1.7k 1.7k 1.8k 1.8k
2010 6.2k 6.5k 6.8k 6.9k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.7k
2009 5.9k 6.1k 6.2k 6.2k 1.3k 1.3k 1.4k 1.4k
2008 5.8k 5.9k 1.2k 1.3k
2007 5.4k 1.1k
2006 4.9k
2005 4.5k
2004 4.1k
2003 3.7k
2002 3.3k
2001 2.9k
2000 2.4k
1999 1.0k
1998 327
1997 110
1996 4
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q4 12k 6.0k
2019 Q3 12k 5.8k
2019 Q2 12k 5.7k
2019 Q1 12k 5.7k
2018 Q4 12k 5.6k
2018 Q3 12k 5.5k
2018 Q2 11k 5.3k
2018 Q1 11k 5.3k
2017 Q4 11k 5.2k
2017 Q3 11k 5.0k
2017 Q2 11k 4.9k
2017 Q1 10k 4.7k
2016 Q4 10k 4.5k
2016 Q3 9.6k 4.3k
2016 Q2 9.0k 4.1k
2016 Q1 8.5k 4.1k
2015 Q4 8.4k 3.9k
2015 Q3 8.5k 3.7k
2015 Q2 8.5k 3.5k
2015 Q1 8.5k 3.3k
2014 Q4 8.5k 3.1k
2014 Q3 8.7k 2.9k
2014 Q2 8.4k 2.6k
2014 Q1 8.2k 2.6k
2013 Q4 8.1k 2.5k
2013 Q3 8.0k 2.1k
2013 Q2 7.8k 2.1k
2013 Q1 7.8k 2.0k
2012 Q4 7.8k 2.1k
2012 Q3 7.7k 1.9k
2012 Q2 7.7k 1.9k
2012 Q1 7.6k 1.9k
2011 Q4 7.5k 1.8k
2011 Q3 7.4k 1.8k
2011 Q2 7.3k 1.7k
2011 Q1 7.1k 1.7k
2010 Q4 6.9k 1.7k
2010 Q3 6.8k 1.5k
2010 Q2 6.5k 1.5k
2010 Q1 6.2k 1.5k
2009 Q4 6.2k 1.4k
2009 Q3 6.2k 1.4k
2009 Q2 6.1k 1.3k
2009 Q1 5.9k 1.3k
2008 Q4 5.9k 1.3k
2008 Q3 5.8k 1.2k
2007 Q4 5.4k 1.1k
2006 Q4 4.9k
2005 Q4 4.5k
2004 Q4 4.1k
2003 Q4 3.7k
2002 Q4 3.3k
2001 Q4 2.9k
2000 Q4 2.4k
1999 Q4 1.0k
1998 Q4 327
1997 Q4 110
1996 Q4 4
1995 Q4 0
1994 Q4 0

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 305 396 445 665 623 1.3k 1.5k 1.5k 2.0k 2.2k
SORN 461 415 385 379 299 203 62 27 10 9
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 32 36 53 85 71 96 146 150 178 307
SORN 218 174 208 268 357 374 370 377 427 533
1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 5 9 22 49
SORN 2 43 145 227
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.2k 9
2019 2.0k 10
2018 1.5k 27
2017 1.5k 62
2016 1.3k 203
2015 623 299
2014 665 379
2013 445 385
2012 396 415
2011 305 461
2010 307 533
2009 178 427
2008 150 377
2007 146 370
2006 96 374
2005 71 357
2004 85 268
2003 53 208
2002 36 174
2001 32 218
2000 49 227
1999 22 145
1998 9 43
1997 5 2

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 297 390 436 665 602 1.3k 1.5k 1.5k 2.0k 2.3k
SORN 454 414 384 376 296 203 62 27 10 97
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 31 34 52 82 67 91 135 145 160 278
SORN 219 173 201 256 351 362 359 371 425 527
1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 4 8 21 48
SORN 2 41 143 220
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.3k 97
2019 2.0k 10
2018 1.5k 27
2017 1.5k 62
2016 1.3k 203
2015 602 296
2014 665 376
2013 436 384
2012 390 414
2011 297 454
2010 278 527
2009 160 425
2008 145 371
2007 135 359
2006 91 362
2005 67 351
2004 82 256
2003 52 201
2002 34 173
2001 31 219
2000 48 220
1999 21 143
1998 8 41
1997 4 2

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
1.1k 890 960 941 1.1k 1.2k 1.3k 1.3k 1.3k 1.7k 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k 1.8k 1.5k 3.0k 2.6k 2.4k 2.4k
Year Registrations
2019 2.4k
2018 2.4k
2017 2.6k
2016 3.0k
2015 1.5k
2014 1.8k
2013 1.5k
2012 1.4k
2011 1.4k
2010 1.7k
2009 1.3k
2008 1.3k
2007 1.3k
2006 1.2k
2005 1.1k
2004 941
2003 960
2002 890
2001 1.1k

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 50 251 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
up to 499cc Petrol 50 251
Diesel
Other 1