Manufacturer METROCAB

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 257 222 491 492
2018 389 359 328 290 473 464 476 488
2017 529 497 466 423 447 453 460 472
2016 724 651 608 564 407 418 436 443
2015 919 878 820 774 350 356 379 393
2014 1.1k 1.1k 1.0k 975 290 297 325 335
2013 1.3k 1.3k 1.2k 1.2k 270 239 220 294
2012 1.6k 1.5k 1.4k 1.4k 280 269 267 260
2011 2.0k 1.8k 1.7k 1.6k 308 306 307 294
2010 2.4k 2.3k 2.2k 2.1k 302 303 315 305
2009 2.8k 2.7k 2.6k 2.5k 363 341 331 307
2008 3.0k 2.9k 348 337
2007 3.5k 280
2006 3.9k
2005 4.4k
2004 4.7k
2003 5.0k
2002 5.1k
2001 5.0k
2000 5.0k
1999 4.6k
1998 4.0k
1997 3.4k
1996 2.8k
1995 2.0k
1994 1.5k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q2 222 492
2019 Q1 257 491
2018 Q4 290 488
2018 Q3 328 476
2018 Q2 359 464
2018 Q1 389 473
2017 Q4 423 472
2017 Q3 466 460
2017 Q2 497 453
2017 Q1 529 447
2016 Q4 564 443
2016 Q3 608 436
2016 Q2 651 418
2016 Q1 724 407
2015 Q4 774 393
2015 Q3 820 379
2015 Q2 878 356
2015 Q1 919 350
2014 Q4 975 335
2014 Q3 1.0k 325
2014 Q2 1.1k 297
2014 Q1 1.1k 290
2013 Q4 1.2k 294
2013 Q3 1.2k 220
2013 Q2 1.3k 239
2013 Q1 1.3k 270
2012 Q4 1.4k 260
2012 Q3 1.4k 267
2012 Q2 1.5k 269
2012 Q1 1.6k 280
2011 Q4 1.6k 294
2011 Q3 1.7k 307
2011 Q2 1.8k 306
2011 Q1 2.0k 308
2010 Q4 2.1k 305
2010 Q3 2.2k 315
2010 Q2 2.3k 303
2010 Q1 2.4k 302
2009 Q4 2.5k 307
2009 Q3 2.6k 331
2009 Q2 2.7k 341
2009 Q1 2.8k 363
2008 Q4 2.9k 337
2008 Q3 3.0k 348
2007 Q4 3.5k 280
2006 Q4 3.9k
2005 Q4 4.4k
2004 Q4 4.7k
2003 Q4 5.0k
2002 Q4 5.1k
2001 Q4 5.0k
2000 Q4 5.0k
1999 Q4 4.6k
1998 Q4 4.0k
1997 Q4 3.4k
1996 Q4 2.8k
1995 Q4 2.0k
1994 Q4 1.5k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 ?
Licensed 17 72 69 0 12 3
SORN 20 46 10 0 2 1
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 2 1 4 5 6 21 13 63
SORN 7 14 6 13 21 34 56 86 67 105
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 3 1
2005 12 2
2004 0 0
2003 69 10
2002 72 46
2001 17 20
2000 63 105
1999 13 67
1998 21 86
1997 6 56
1996 5 34
1995 4 21
1994 1 13
1993 2 6
1992 0 14
1991 0 7
1990 0 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 0 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 0 0
1980 0 0
1979 0 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 1 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 0 0
1966 0 0
1965 0 0
1964 0 0
1963 0 0
1962 0 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
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 1 0

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

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 ?
Licensed 17 72 69 0 11 3
SORN 20 46 10 0 2 12
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 2 1 4 5 6 21 13 63
SORN 7 14 6 13 20 33 56 77 66 105
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 3 12
2005 11 2
2004 0 0
2003 69 10
2002 72 46
2001 17 20
2000 63 105
1999 13 66
1998 21 77
1997 6 56
1996 5 33
1995 4 20
1994 1 13
1993 2 6
1992 0 14
1991 0 7
1990 0 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 0 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 0 0
1980 0 0
1979 0 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 0 1
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 0 0
1966 0 0
1965 0 0
1964 0 0
1963 0 0
1962 0 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
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 0 0
1929 0 0
1928 0 0
1927 0 0
1926 0 0
1925 0 0
1924 1 0
1923 0 0
1922 0 0
1921 2 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
79 171 103 1 13 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Registrations
2019 0
2018 0
2017 0
2016 0
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 1
2009 1
2008 1
2007 0
2006 0
2005 13
2004 1
2003 103
2002 171
2001 79

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
2400cc to 2499cc 1 6
Capacity Licensed SORN
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol
Diesel 1 6
Other