Manufacturer Lexmoto

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 20k 20k 21k 9.3k 9.7k 10k
2018 19k 19k 20k 20k 7.2k 7.5k 8.2k 9.0k
2017 20k 20k 20k 20k 5.6k 5.8k 6.2k 6.8k
2016 15k 17k 19k 20k 3.3k 3.6k 4.0k 5.3k
2015 9.7k 11k 13k 14k 1.9k 2.2k 2.5k 3.0k
2014 8.2k 8.7k 9.5k 9.4k 964 1.1k 1.2k 1.6k
2013 6.2k 6.9k 7.6k 7.9k 442 510 653 848
2012 3.5k 4.4k 5.3k 5.8k 100 142 203 292
2011 1.1k 1.5k 2.2k 2.8k 15 14 36 67
2010 159 307 501 654 0 0 1 8
2009 0 0 25 92 0 0 0 0
2008 0 0 0 0
2007 0 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
1999 0
1998 0
1997 0
1996 0
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q3 21k 10k
2019 Q2 20k 9.7k
2019 Q1 20k 9.3k
2018 Q4 20k 9.0k
2018 Q3 20k 8.2k
2018 Q2 19k 7.5k
2018 Q1 19k 7.2k
2017 Q4 20k 6.8k
2017 Q3 20k 6.2k
2017 Q2 20k 5.8k
2017 Q1 20k 5.6k
2016 Q4 20k 5.3k
2016 Q3 19k 4.0k
2016 Q2 17k 3.6k
2016 Q1 15k 3.3k
2015 Q4 14k 3.0k
2015 Q3 13k 2.5k
2015 Q2 11k 2.2k
2015 Q1 9.7k 1.9k
2014 Q4 9.4k 1.6k
2014 Q3 9.5k 1.2k
2014 Q2 8.7k 1.1k
2014 Q1 8.2k 964
2013 Q4 7.9k 848
2013 Q3 7.6k 653
2013 Q2 6.9k 510
2013 Q1 6.2k 442
2012 Q4 5.8k 292
2012 Q3 5.3k 203
2012 Q2 4.4k 142
2012 Q1 3.5k 100
2011 Q4 2.8k 67
2011 Q3 2.2k 36
2011 Q2 1.5k 14
2011 Q1 1.1k 15
2010 Q4 654 8
2010 Q3 501 1
2010 Q2 307 0
2010 Q1 159 0
2009 Q4 92 0
2009 Q3 25 0
2009 Q2 0 0
2009 Q1 0 0
2008 Q4 0 0
2008 Q3 0 0
2007 Q4 0 0
2006 Q4 0
2005 Q4 0
2004 Q4 0
2003 Q4 0
2002 Q4 0
2001 Q4 0
2000 Q4 0
1999 Q4 0
1998 Q4 0
1997 Q4 0
1996 Q4 0
1995 Q4 0
1994 Q4 0

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 ?
Licensed 295 562 761 1.1k 3.1k 6.5k 2.9k 4.3k 1
SORN 804 1.3k 1.1k 1.1k 1.9k 1.9k 429 0 113
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 72
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 212
1999 2000
Licensed 1 0
SORN 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1 113
2018 4.3k 0
2017 2.9k 429
2016 6.5k 1.9k
2015 3.1k 1.9k
2014 1.1k 1.1k
2013 761 1.1k
2012 562 1.3k
2011 295 804
2010 72 212
2009 13 36
2008 0 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 0 0
2003 0 0
2002 0 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 0
1999 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 295 562 761 1.1k 3.1k 6.5k 2.9k 4.3k 5
SORN 802 1.3k 1.1k 1.1k 1.9k 1.9k 429 111 1
2009 2010
Licensed 13 72
SORN 36 212
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 5 1
2018 4.3k 111
2017 2.9k 429
2016 6.5k 1.9k
2015 3.1k 1.9k
2014 1.1k 1.1k
2013 761 1.1k
2012 562 1.3k
2011 295 802
2010 72 212
2009 13 36

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
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 92 587 2.2k 3.6k 3.3k 3.5k 7.2k 11k 3.8k 4.5k 5.1k
Year Registrations
2019 5.1k
2018 4.5k
2017 3.8k
2016 11k
2015 7.2k
2014 3.5k
2013 3.3k
2012 3.6k
2011 2.2k
2010 587
2009 92
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0

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
2500cc to 2599cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other