Manufacturer MITSUBISHI

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 Q3. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q4.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 353k 353k 355k 51k 53k 54k
2017 354k 353k 353k 351k 45k 48k 49k 51k
2016 354k 354k 354k 353k 39k 40k 41k 44k
2015 347k 349k 350k 351k 32k 33k 35k 37k
2014 332k 332k 332k 344k 28k 27k 28k 31k
2013 343k 340k 336k 333k 25k 25k 25k 28k
2012 358k 353k 349k 345k 25k 25k 24k 25k
2011 374k 370k 367k 362k 24k 24k 25k 25k
2010 383k 381k 379k 377k 22k 22k 23k 23k
2009 392k 391k 389k 385k 23k 22k 22k 22k
2008 400k 395k 21k 23k
2007 402k 19k
2006 393k
2005 378k
2004 347k
2003 307k
2002 275k
2001 252k
2000 231k
1999 210k
1998 184k
1997 161k
1996 144k
1995 129k
1994 120k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2018 Q3 355k 54k
2018 Q2 353k 53k
2018 Q1 353k 51k
2017 Q4 351k 51k
2017 Q3 353k 49k
2017 Q2 353k 48k
2017 Q1 354k 45k
2016 Q4 353k 44k
2016 Q3 354k 41k
2016 Q2 354k 40k
2016 Q1 354k 39k
2015 Q4 351k 37k
2015 Q3 350k 35k
2015 Q2 349k 33k
2015 Q1 347k 32k
2014 Q4 344k 31k
2014 Q3 332k 28k
2014 Q2 332k 27k
2014 Q1 332k 28k
2013 Q4 333k 28k
2013 Q3 336k 25k
2013 Q2 340k 25k
2013 Q1 343k 25k
2012 Q4 345k 25k
2012 Q3 349k 24k
2012 Q2 353k 25k
2012 Q1 358k 25k
2011 Q4 362k 25k
2011 Q3 367k 25k
2011 Q2 370k 24k
2011 Q1 374k 24k
2010 Q4 377k 23k
2010 Q3 379k 23k
2010 Q2 381k 22k
2010 Q1 383k 22k
2009 Q4 385k 22k
2009 Q3 389k 22k
2009 Q2 391k 22k
2009 Q1 392k 23k
2008 Q4 395k 23k
2008 Q3 400k 21k
2007 Q4 402k 19k
2006 Q4 393k
2005 Q4 378k
2004 Q4 347k
2003 Q4 307k
2002 Q4 275k
2001 Q4 252k
2000 Q4 231k
1999 Q4 210k
1998 Q4 184k
1997 Q4 161k
1996 Q4 144k
1995 Q4 129k
1994 Q4 120k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 ?
Licensed 15k 10k 14k 21k 30k 25k 24k 192
SORN 264 150 157 146 119 265 131 197
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 6.7k 10k 16k 22k 27k 26k 24k 19k 14k 17k
SORN 3.0k 3.2k 3.7k 3.3k 2.8k 1.8k 1.2k 794 420 300
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 737 1.3k 1.8k 2.9k 3.5k 3.3k 3.0k 3.4k 3.7k 4.4k
SORN 1.7k 2.3k 2.4k 3.0k 3.8k 3.2k 2.5k 2.6k 2.6k 2.6k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 3 7 12 12 12 29 63 124 181 326
SORN 9 21 16 24 27 86 223 359 448 710
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 1 1
SORN 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 6 6
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 0
1959 1960
Licensed 1 0
SORN 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 192 197
2017 24k 131
2016 25k 265
2015 30k 119
2014 21k 146
2013 14k 157
2012 10k 150
2011 15k 264
2010 17k 300
2009 14k 420
2008 19k 794
2007 24k 1.2k
2006 26k 1.8k
2005 27k 2.8k
2004 22k 3.3k
2003 16k 3.7k
2002 10k 3.2k
2001 6.7k 3.0k
2000 4.4k 2.6k
1999 3.7k 2.6k
1998 3.4k 2.6k
1997 3.0k 2.5k
1996 3.3k 3.2k
1995 3.5k 3.8k
1994 2.9k 3.0k
1993 1.8k 2.4k
1992 1.3k 2.3k
1991 737 1.7k
1990 326 710
1989 181 448
1988 124 359
1987 63 223
1986 29 86
1985 12 27
1984 12 24
1983 12 16
1982 7 21
1981 3 9
1980 1 6
1979 1 6
1978 0 0
1977 2 0
1976 0 0
1975 2 1
1974 1 1
1973 0 0
1972 1 0
1971 1 0
1970 0 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 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 ?
Licensed 15k 10k 14k 21k 30k 25k 24k 22k
SORN 255 146 159 143 122 265 131 18k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 6.3k 9.9k 15k 21k 25k 25k 23k 18k 14k 17k
SORN 2.8k 3.0k 3.5k 3.1k 2.6k 1.7k 1.1k 744 406 293
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 133 158 213 315 637 1.1k 1.9k 2.5k 2.7k 3.7k
SORN 349 336 419 551 971 1.3k 1.5k 1.6k 1.8k 2.1k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 3 5 7 7 9 21 48 89 73 95
SORN 7 17 11 18 16 71 179 244 233 271
1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 3 2
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 22k 18k
2017 24k 131
2016 25k 265
2015 30k 122
2014 21k 143
2013 14k 159
2012 10k 146
2011 15k 255
2010 17k 293
2009 14k 406
2008 18k 744
2007 23k 1.1k
2006 25k 1.7k
2005 25k 2.6k
2004 21k 3.1k
2003 15k 3.5k
2002 9.9k 3.0k
2001 6.3k 2.8k
2000 3.7k 2.1k
1999 2.7k 1.8k
1998 2.5k 1.6k
1997 1.9k 1.5k
1996 1.1k 1.3k
1995 637 971
1994 315 551
1993 213 419
1992 158 336
1991 133 349
1990 95 271
1989 73 233
1988 89 244
1987 48 179
1986 21 71
1985 9 16
1984 7 18
1983 7 11
1982 5 17
1981 3 7
1980 0 2
1979 0 3
1978 0 0
1977 1 0

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014. Includes Northern Ireland from 2015. Updated 2018 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
32k 36k 48k 56k 52k 42k 34k 25k 17k 19k 17k 11k 15k 23k 32k 28k 27k 24k
Year Registrations
2018 24k
2017 27k
2016 28k
2015 32k
2014 23k
2013 15k
2012 11k
2011 17k
2010 19k
2009 17k
2008 25k
2007 34k
2006 42k
2005 52k
2004 56k
2003 48k
2002 36k
2001 32k

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2017 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 4.0k 17
up to 499cc 5 7 2 5
500cc to 749cc 484 40
750cc to 999cc 737 1 14
1000cc to 1099cc 73 1 64
1100cc to 1199cc 24k 4 794 2
1200cc to 1299cc 3.0k 704 1 1
1300cc to 1399cc 15k 1 6 372
1400cc to 1499cc 6.4k 4.3k 2 416 204
1500cc to 1599cc 23k 2.5k 31 1.8k 43 11
1600cc to 1699cc 72 2 32 1
1700cc to 1799cc 1.5k 8.6k 4 109 54
1800cc to 1899cc 4.4k 3.7k 5 1.7k 647 5
1900cc to 1999cc 8.4k 12k 28k 5.1k 348 124
2000cc to 2099cc 996 105 3 1.5k 49 2
2100cc to 2199cc 1 2.6k 5 21
2200cc to 2299cc 17k 1 137
2300cc to 2399cc 4.0k 31 342 578 42 81
2400cc to 2499cc 718 13k 16 514 4.8k 9
2500cc to 2599cc 106 853 233 1.3k 5
2600cc to 2699cc 6 4 5 12
2700cc to 2799cc 45 2 45
2800cc to 2899cc 41 8.6k 33 6.7k 3
2900cc to 2999cc 3.8k 16 202 2.6k 18 96
3000cc to 3099cc 326 6 8 650 12 12
3100cc to 3199cc 8 2
3200cc to 3299cc 38 29k 2 15 2.1k
3400cc to 3499cc 1.1k 15 417 2 9
3500cc to 3599cc 411 3 1 121 2 1
3600cc to 3699cc 1
3700cc to 3799cc 1
3800cc to 3899cc 6 1
3900cc to 3999cc 1 3
4000cc to 4249cc 1 1 1 2
4500cc to 4749cc 1 1
4750cc to 4999cc 2
5750cc to 5999cc 1
6000cc to 6249cc 1 1 1
6750cc to 6999cc 3
7500cc to 7999cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 1 3
10000cc and over 1 2 1 5 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol
Diesel
Other 4.0k 17
up to 499cc Petrol 5 2
Diesel 7 5
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 484 40
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 737 14
Diesel 1
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 73 64
Diesel 1
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 24k 794
Diesel
Other 4 2
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 3.0k 704
Diesel 1
Other 1
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 15k 372
Diesel 1
Other 6
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 6.4k 416
Diesel 4.3k 204
Other 2
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 23k 1.8k
Diesel 2.5k 43
Other 31 11
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 72 32
Diesel 2 1
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 1.5k 109
Diesel 8.6k 54
Other 4
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 4.4k 1.7k
Diesel 3.7k 647
Other 5 5
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 8.4k 5.1k
Diesel 12k 348
Other 28k 124
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 996 1.5k
Diesel 105 49
Other 3 2
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 1 5
Diesel 2.6k 21
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 1
Diesel 17k 137
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 4.0k 578
Diesel 31 42
Other 342 81
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 718 514
Diesel 13k 4.8k
Other 16 9
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 106 233
Diesel 853 1.3k
Other 5
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 6 5
Diesel 4 12
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 2
Diesel 45 45
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 41 33
Diesel 8.6k 6.7k
Other 3
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 3.8k 2.6k
Diesel 16 18
Other 202 96
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 326 650
Diesel 6 12
Other 8 12
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol
Diesel 8 2
Other
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 38 15
Diesel 29k 2.1k
Other 2
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 1.1k 417
Diesel 2
Other 15 9
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 411 121
Diesel 3 2
Other 1 1
3600cc to 3699cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3700cc to 3799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3800cc to 3899cc Petrol 6
Diesel 1
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 1 3
Diesel
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 1 2
Other
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 1
Diesel 1
Other
4750cc to 4999cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
5750cc to 5999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6000cc to 6249cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 1
Other
6750cc to 6999cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
7500cc to 7999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 3
Diesel 1
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 1 5
Diesel 2 1
Other 1