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
2021 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k
2020 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k
2019 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 4.5k 1.1k 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
2021 Q3 4.5k 1.2k
2021 Q2 4.5k 1.2k
2021 Q1 4.5k 1.2k
2020 Q4 4.5k 1.1k
2020 Q3 4.5k 1.1k
2020 Q2 4.5k 1.1k
2020 Q1 4.5k 1.1k
2019 Q4 4.5k 1.1k
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 1 809
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 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 9 14 20 18 17 24 30 41 28 5
SORN 10 9 12 12 9 6 14 18 24 1
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 70 95 73 53 20 11 4 10 12 16
SORN 13 19 19 21 11 1 2 5 6 7
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 16 34 34 46 63
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 5 7 12
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 21 40 58 72 64 92 66 12 6 1
SORN 1 8 7 13 16 8 9 1 1 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 0 1 0 5 2 6 16 31 29
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 3 3
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 1 0 1 2 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 3.2k 809
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 1 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 5 1
1969 28 24
1968 41 18
1967 30 14
1966 24 6
1965 17 9
1964 18 12
1963 20 12
1962 14 9
1961 9 10
1960 16 7
1959 12 6
1958 10 5
1957 4 2
1956 11 1
1955 20 11
1954 53 21
1953 73 19
1952 95 19
1951 70 13
1950 63 12
1949 46 7
1948 34 5
1947 34 10
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 12 1
1937 66 9
1936 92 8
1935 64 16
1934 72 13
1933 58 7
1932 40 8
1931 21 1
1930 29 3
1929 31 3
1928 16 3
1927 6 0
1926 2 0
1925 5 1
1924 0 0
1923 1 0
1922 0 0
1921 0 0
1920 0 1
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 2 0
1908 1 0
1907 0 0
1906 1 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 0 658
SORN 0 0 0 1 147
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 2 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 1 0 0 0 3 7 2
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 55 53 69 79 69 70 107 100 81 17
SORN 22 27 28 45 36 49 73 94 73 6
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 143 188 233 227 74 29 14 33 60 56
SORN 20 50 58 62 22 6 4 17 24 14
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 2 51 94 87 105 123
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 4 23 16 15 18
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 88 144 193 216 199 245 175 53 11 4
SORN 9 14 26 28 31 22 23 8 4 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 2 4 3 4 6 6 38 77 86
SORN 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 4 4 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 2 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 658 147
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 2 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 0 1
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 1 0
1973 1 0
1972 0 0
1971 1 0
1970 17 6
1969 81 73
1968 100 94
1967 107 73
1966 70 49
1965 69 36
1964 79 45
1963 69 28
1962 53 27
1961 55 22
1960 56 14
1959 60 24
1958 33 17
1957 14 4
1956 29 6
1955 74 22
1954 227 62
1953 233 58
1952 188 50
1951 143 20
1950 123 18
1949 105 15
1948 87 16
1947 94 23
1946 51 4
1945 2 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 1
1940 4 0
1939 11 4
1938 53 8
1937 175 23
1936 245 22
1935 199 31
1934 216 28
1933 193 26
1932 144 14
1931 88 9
1930 86 5
1929 77 4
1928 38 4
1927 6 1
1926 6 0
1925 4 2
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 2 0
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 2020 2021
19 11 8 12 6 11 5 8 11 5 7 10 17 15 10 12 11 4 5 9 6
Year Registrations
2021 6
2020 9
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 2020 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 7 1
500cc to 749cc 1 1
750cc to 999cc 422 310
1000cc to 1099cc 896 115
1100cc to 1199cc 43 9
1200cc to 1299cc 81 38
1300cc to 1399cc 13 4
1400cc to 1499cc 1.8k 1 436
1500cc to 1599cc 136 1 32
1600cc to 1699cc 137 1 33 1
1700cc to 1799cc 51 6
1800cc to 1899cc 15 2
1900cc to 1999cc 20 2 1
2000cc to 2099cc 6 1
2100cc to 2199cc 12 4
2300cc to 2399cc 4
2400cc to 2499cc 607 104
2500cc to 2599cc 30 7
2600cc to 2699cc 32 9
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 1
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 7 1
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 422 310
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 896 115
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 43 9
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 81 38
Diesel
Other
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 13 4
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 1.8k 436
Diesel
Other 1
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 136 32
Diesel
Other 1
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 137 33
Diesel 1
Other 1
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 51 6
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 15 2
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 20 2
Diesel 1
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 6 1
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 12 4
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 4
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 607 104
Diesel
Other
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 30 7
Diesel
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 32 9
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 1
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