Manufacturer MZ

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 1.4k 1.5k 1.5k 3.6k 3.6k 3.7k
2017 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 3.4k 3.5k 3.6k 3.7k
2016 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 1.5k 3.3k 3.3k 3.3k 3.4k
2015 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 1.6k 3.0k 3.0k 3.1k 3.2k
2014 1.7k 1.8k 1.8k 1.7k 2.8k 2.7k 2.8k 3.0k
2013 1.8k 1.9k 1.8k 1.7k 2.3k 2.2k 2.3k 2.8k
2012 1.9k 2.0k 2.0k 1.9k 2.2k 2.1k 2.2k 2.4k
2011 2.0k 2.0k 2.0k 2.0k 2.1k 2.2k 2.2k 2.3k
2010 2.0k 2.1k 2.1k 2.0k 2.1k 2.1k 2.1k 2.3k
2009 2.2k 2.2k 2.1k 2.1k 2.1k 2.0k 2.1k 2.3k
2008 2.3k 2.2k 2.1k 2.2k
2007 2.3k 2.2k
2006 2.6k
2005 2.9k
2004 3.2k
2003 3.4k
2002 3.6k
2001 3.9k
2000 4.1k
1999 4.8k
1998 5.8k
1997 6.4k
1996 7.7k
1995 8.6k
1994 9.5k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2018 Q3 1.5k 3.7k
2018 Q2 1.5k 3.6k
2018 Q1 1.4k 3.6k
2017 Q4 1.5k 3.7k
2017 Q3 1.5k 3.6k
2017 Q2 1.5k 3.5k
2017 Q1 1.5k 3.4k
2016 Q4 1.5k 3.4k
2016 Q3 1.6k 3.3k
2016 Q2 1.6k 3.3k
2016 Q1 1.6k 3.3k
2015 Q4 1.6k 3.2k
2015 Q3 1.7k 3.1k
2015 Q2 1.7k 3.0k
2015 Q1 1.7k 3.0k
2014 Q4 1.7k 3.0k
2014 Q3 1.8k 2.8k
2014 Q2 1.8k 2.7k
2014 Q1 1.7k 2.8k
2013 Q4 1.7k 2.8k
2013 Q3 1.8k 2.3k
2013 Q2 1.9k 2.2k
2013 Q1 1.8k 2.3k
2012 Q4 1.9k 2.4k
2012 Q3 2.0k 2.2k
2012 Q2 2.0k 2.1k
2012 Q1 1.9k 2.2k
2011 Q4 2.0k 2.3k
2011 Q3 2.0k 2.2k
2011 Q2 2.0k 2.2k
2011 Q1 2.0k 2.1k
2010 Q4 2.0k 2.3k
2010 Q3 2.1k 2.1k
2010 Q2 2.1k 2.1k
2010 Q1 2.0k 2.1k
2009 Q4 2.1k 2.3k
2009 Q3 2.1k 2.1k
2009 Q2 2.2k 2.0k
2009 Q1 2.2k 2.1k
2008 Q4 2.2k 2.2k
2008 Q3 2.3k 2.1k
2007 Q4 2.3k 2.2k
2006 Q4 2.6k
2005 Q4 2.9k
2004 Q4 3.2k
2003 Q4 3.4k
2002 Q4 3.6k
2001 Q4 3.9k
2000 Q4 4.1k
1999 Q4 4.8k
1998 Q4 5.8k
1997 Q4 6.4k
1996 Q4 7.7k
1995 Q4 8.6k
1994 Q4 9.5k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 ?
Licensed 57 53 45 38 23 9 9 3 1 94
SORN 93 100 78 61 39 15 10 4 1 144
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 19 40 39 68 62 25 12 18 9 13
SORN 60 190 126 184 178 101 58 74 28 31
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 32 19 25 22 36 56 53 78 77 80
SORN 93 69 53 78 120 175 154 177 196 223
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 6 17 3 3 17 20 67 57 82 62
SORN 12 22 6 9 39 61 135 119 198 145
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 3 2
SORN 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 3 3
1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 1 0 0 2 0
SORN 0 0 0 1 0 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 94 144
2009 1 1
2008 3 4
2007 9 10
2006 9 15
2005 23 39
2004 38 61
2003 45 78
2002 53 100
2001 57 93
2000 13 31
1999 9 28
1998 18 74
1997 12 58
1996 25 101
1995 62 178
1994 68 184
1993 39 126
1992 40 190
1991 19 60
1990 80 223
1989 77 196
1988 78 177
1987 53 154
1986 56 175
1985 36 120
1984 22 78
1983 25 53
1982 19 69
1981 32 93
1980 62 145
1979 82 198
1978 57 119
1977 67 135
1976 20 61
1975 17 39
1974 3 9
1973 3 6
1972 17 22
1971 6 12
1970 2 3
1969 3 3
1968 1 1
1967 2 0
1966 0 1
1965 0 1
1964 1 1
1963 1 0
1962 1 1
1961 0 0
1960 0 1
1959 2 0
1958 0 1
1957 0 0
1956 1 0
1955 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 ?
Licensed 0 0 0 0 61
SORN 0 0 0 1 116
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 57 52 45 38 23 9 8 3 1 0
SORN 93 98 78 61 39 14 10 4 0 0
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 18 41 40 67 63 25 12 17 9 13
SORN 58 190 128 181 175 101 54 74 26 34
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 31 18 22 20 37 55 49 77 78 80
SORN 93 66 53 77 115 176 151 180 191 218
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 21 31 24 15 18 17 67 56 80 60
SORN 17 43 23 33 42 60 139 116 200 141
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
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 61 116
2014 0 1
2013 0 0
2012 0 0
2011 0 0
2010 0 0
2009 1 0
2008 3 4
2007 8 10
2006 9 14
2005 23 39
2004 38 61
2003 45 78
2002 52 98
2001 57 93
2000 13 34
1999 9 26
1998 17 74
1997 12 54
1996 25 101
1995 63 175
1994 67 181
1993 40 128
1992 41 190
1991 18 58
1990 80 218
1989 78 191
1988 77 180
1987 49 151
1986 55 176
1985 37 115
1984 20 77
1983 22 53
1982 18 66
1981 31 93
1980 60 141
1979 80 200
1978 56 116
1977 67 139
1976 17 60
1975 18 42
1974 15 33
1973 24 23
1972 31 43
1971 21 17
1970 2 3
1969 2 0
1968 0 0
1967 1 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 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
493 342 245 161 111 39 30 16 7 3 6 6 5 8 12 10 11 7
Year Registrations
2018 7
2017 11
2016 10
2015 12
2014 8
2013 5
2012 6
2011 6
2010 3
2009 7
2008 16
2007 30
2006 39
2005 111
2004 161
2003 245
2002 342
2001 493

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