Manufacturer RILEY

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 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k
2018 4.4k 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k
2017 4.4k 4.4k 4.4k 4.4k 1.0k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k
2016 4.4k 4.4k 4.4k 4.4k 973 985 1.0k 1.0k
2015 4.5k 4.5k 4.4k 4.4k 870 883 922 954
2014 4.3k 4.4k 4.5k 4.5k 837 812 843 871
2013 4.2k 4.2k 4.3k 4.3k 763 738 732 840
2012 4.1k 4.1k 4.1k 4.1k 811 824 892 882
2011 4.1k 4.1k 4.1k 4.1k 775 829 877 877
2010 4.2k 4.2k 4.2k 4.1k 775 768 809 818
2009 4.2k 4.2k 4.2k 4.2k 761 747 829 825
2008 4.2k 4.2k 801 804
2007 4.2k 822
2006 4.3k
2005 4.4k
2004 4.5k
2003 4.5k
2002 4.7k
2001 4.8k
2000 4.9k
1999 5.1k
1998 5.1k
1997 5.2k
1996 5.4k
1995 4.4k
1994 4.6k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q3 4.5k 1.1k
2019 Q2 4.5k 1.1k
2019 Q1 4.5k 1.1k
2018 Q4 4.5k 1.1k
2018 Q3 4.5k 1.1k
2018 Q2 4.5k 1.1k
2018 Q1 4.4k 1.1k
2017 Q4 4.4k 1.1k
2017 Q3 4.4k 1.1k
2017 Q2 4.4k 1.1k
2017 Q1 4.4k 1.0k
2016 Q4 4.4k 1.0k
2016 Q3 4.4k 1.0k
2016 Q2 4.4k 985
2016 Q1 4.4k 973
2015 Q4 4.4k 954
2015 Q3 4.4k 922
2015 Q2 4.5k 883
2015 Q1 4.5k 870
2014 Q4 4.5k 871
2014 Q3 4.5k 843
2014 Q2 4.4k 812
2014 Q1 4.3k 837
2013 Q4 4.3k 840
2013 Q3 4.3k 732
2013 Q2 4.2k 738
2013 Q1 4.2k 763
2012 Q4 4.1k 882
2012 Q3 4.1k 892
2012 Q2 4.1k 824
2012 Q1 4.1k 811
2011 Q4 4.1k 877
2011 Q3 4.1k 877
2011 Q2 4.1k 829
2011 Q1 4.1k 775
2010 Q4 4.1k 818
2010 Q3 4.2k 809
2010 Q2 4.2k 768
2010 Q1 4.2k 775
2009 Q4 4.2k 825
2009 Q3 4.2k 829
2009 Q2 4.2k 747
2009 Q1 4.2k 761
2008 Q4 4.2k 804
2008 Q3 4.2k 801
2007 Q4 4.2k 822
2006 Q4 4.3k
2005 Q4 4.4k
2004 Q4 4.5k
2003 Q4 4.5k
2002 Q4 4.7k
2001 Q4 4.8k
2000 Q4 4.9k
1999 Q4 5.1k
1998 Q4 5.1k
1997 Q4 5.2k
1996 Q4 5.4k
1995 Q4 4.4k
1994 Q4 4.6k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 ?
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.2k
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 1 774
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 7 16 22 17 15 19 30 37 29 5
SORN 12 6 11 12 11 9 14 19 24 1
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 69 94 73 58 21 12 4 10 11 17
SORN 13 18 16 18 10 0 2 5 7 4
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 16 34 37 45 62
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 3 6 12
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 21 43 55 70 66 89 65 14 6 1
SORN 2 7 10 12 14 9 9 0 1 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 0 1 0 5 1 6 18 32 27
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 2
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 0 0 1 1 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 1 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 3.2k 774
2006 0 1
2005 0 0
2004 0 0
2003 0 0
2002 0 0
2001 0 1
2000 0 0
1999 0 0
1998 0 0
1997 1 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 0
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
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 1 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 1
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 5 1
1969 29 24
1968 37 19
1967 30 14
1966 19 9
1965 15 11
1964 17 12
1963 22 11
1962 16 6
1961 7 12
1960 17 4
1959 11 7
1958 10 5
1957 4 2
1956 12 0
1955 21 10
1954 58 18
1953 73 16
1952 94 18
1951 69 13
1950 62 12
1949 45 6
1948 37 3
1947 34 9
1946 16 3
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 1 0
1939 6 1
1938 14 0
1937 65 9
1936 89 9
1935 66 14
1934 70 12
1933 55 10
1932 43 7
1931 21 2
1930 27 2
1929 32 1
1928 18 1
1927 6 0
1926 1 0
1925 5 1
1924 0 0
1923 1 0
1922 0 0
1921 0 0
1920 1 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 0 0
1913 0 0
1912 0 0
1911 0 0
1910 0 0
1909 1 1
1908 1 0
1907 0 0
1906 0 0
1905 1 1

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 0 650
SORN 0 0 0 1 141
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 3 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 7 2
SORN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 48 54 68 74 62 61 95 105 86 16
SORN 22 22 28 46 39 52 83 90 70 7
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 143 194 240 235 74 29 13 34 55 61
SORN 20 43 52 54 22 5 5 15 25 10
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 1 0 0 0 1 51 95 87 106 126
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 3 21 14 14 16
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 94 145 191 221 211 247 176 55 12 4
SORN 6 15 27 24 22 21 24 6 3 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 2 4 3 4 5 8 40 77 85
SORN 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 5 5
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 650 141
2014 0 1
2013 0 0
2012 0 0
2011 0 0
2010 0 0
2009 0 0
2008 0 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 1
2005 1 0
2004 1 0
2003 1 0
2002 2 0
2001 0 1
2000 1 0
1999 0 1
1998 1 0
1997 2 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 0
1994 1 0
1993 0 0
1992 3 0
1991 0 0
1990 1 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 0 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 1 1
1982 1 0
1981 2 1
1980 2 0
1979 7 1
1978 3 0
1977 1 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 1
1973 1 0
1972 0 0
1971 1 0
1970 16 7
1969 86 70
1968 105 90
1967 95 83
1966 61 52
1965 62 39
1964 74 46
1963 68 28
1962 54 22
1961 48 22
1960 61 10
1959 55 25
1958 34 15
1957 13 5
1956 29 5
1955 74 22
1954 235 54
1953 240 52
1952 194 43
1951 143 20
1950 126 16
1949 106 14
1948 87 14
1947 95 21
1946 51 3
1945 1 1
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 1 0
1940 4 0
1939 12 3
1938 55 6
1937 176 24
1936 247 21
1935 211 22
1934 221 24
1933 191 27
1932 145 15
1931 94 6
1930 85 5
1929 77 5
1928 40 3
1927 8 0
1926 5 0
1925 4 3
1924 3 0
1923 4 0
1922 2 0
1921 0 0
1920 1 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 0 0
1913 0 0
1912 0 0
1911 0 0
1910 0 0
1909 1 1
1908 0 0
1907 0 0
1906 0 0
1905 1 0
1904 0 0
1903 1 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
19 11 8 12 6 11 5 8 11 5 7 10 17 15 10 12 11 4 5
Year Registrations
2019 5
2018 4
2017 11
2016 12
2015 10
2014 15
2013 17
2012 10
2011 7
2010 5
2009 11
2008 8
2007 5
2006 11
2005 6
2004 12
2003 8
2002 11
2001 19

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
Unknown 23 7
up to 499cc 6 1
500cc to 749cc 1 1
750cc to 999cc 402 318
1000cc to 1099cc 899 113
1100cc to 1199cc 42 10
1200cc to 1299cc 83 35
1300cc to 1399cc 12 5
1400cc to 1499cc 1.8k 1 407
1500cc to 1599cc 142 1 26
1600cc to 1699cc 138 1 1 33
1700cc to 1799cc 50 6
1800cc to 1899cc 16 1
1900cc to 1999cc 21 2 1
2000cc to 2099cc 6 1
2100cc to 2199cc 13 2
2300cc to 2399cc 4
2400cc to 2499cc 620 87
2500cc to 2599cc 26 7
2600cc to 2699cc 31 10
2700cc to 2799cc 1
2800cc to 2899cc 1 1
2900cc to 2999cc 1
3200cc to 3299cc 1
3300cc to 3399cc 1
3400cc to 3499cc 2
3500cc to 3599cc 4 3
3700cc to 3799cc 1
3900cc to 3999cc 1
4000cc to 4249cc 2
4250cc to 4499cc 1
4750cc to 4999cc 1
5500cc to 5749cc 1
6000cc to 6249cc 1
6750cc to 6999cc 1
9000cc to 9499cc 1
10000cc and over 18 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 23 7
Diesel
Other
up to 499cc Petrol 6 1
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 402 318
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 899 113
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 42 10
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 83 35
Diesel
Other
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 12 5
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 1.8k 407
Diesel
Other 1
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 142 26
Diesel
Other 1
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 138 33
Diesel 1
Other 1
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 50 6
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 16 1
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 21 2
Diesel 1
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 6 1
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 13 2
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 4
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 620 87
Diesel
Other
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 26 7
Diesel
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 31 10
Diesel
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3300cc to 3399cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 4 3
Diesel
Other
3700cc to 3799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4750cc to 4999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
5500cc to 5749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6000cc to 6249cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6750cc to 6999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9000cc to 9499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 18 1
Diesel
Other