Manufacturer TRIUMPH

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 127k 142k 146k 69k 62k 63k
2017 125k 137k 138k 127k 61k 60k 62k 74k
2016 118k 130k 133k 123k 60k 54k 56k 67k
2015 113k 125k 128k 118k 53k 50k 51k 62k
2014 106k 121k 123k 113k 50k 45k 47k 59k
2013 101k 114k 117k 106k 47k 40k 36k 57k
2012 100k 110k 111k 102k 43k 37k 36k 48k
2011 96k 108k 108k 100k 40k 35k 34k 45k
2010 93k 104k 105k 95k 37k 32k 32k 42k
2009 90k 100k 101k 95k 36k 31k 30k 38k
2008 97k 90k 29k 37k
2007 88k 34k
2006 85k
2005 84k
2004 82k
2003 79k
2002 78k
2001 80k
2000 81k
1999 87k
1998 92k
1997 100k
1996 109k
1995 111k
1994 130k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2018 Q3 146k 63k
2018 Q2 142k 62k
2018 Q1 127k 69k
2017 Q4 127k 74k
2017 Q3 138k 62k
2017 Q2 137k 60k
2017 Q1 125k 61k
2016 Q4 123k 67k
2016 Q3 133k 56k
2016 Q2 130k 54k
2016 Q1 118k 60k
2015 Q4 118k 62k
2015 Q3 128k 51k
2015 Q2 125k 50k
2015 Q1 113k 53k
2014 Q4 113k 59k
2014 Q3 123k 47k
2014 Q2 121k 45k
2014 Q1 106k 50k
2013 Q4 106k 57k
2013 Q3 117k 36k
2013 Q2 114k 40k
2013 Q1 101k 47k
2012 Q4 102k 48k
2012 Q3 111k 36k
2012 Q2 110k 37k
2012 Q1 100k 43k
2011 Q4 100k 45k
2011 Q3 108k 34k
2011 Q2 108k 35k
2011 Q1 96k 40k
2010 Q4 95k 42k
2010 Q3 105k 32k
2010 Q2 104k 32k
2010 Q1 93k 37k
2009 Q4 95k 38k
2009 Q3 101k 30k
2009 Q2 100k 31k
2009 Q1 90k 36k
2008 Q4 90k 37k
2008 Q3 97k 29k
2007 Q4 88k 34k
2006 Q4 85k
2005 Q4 84k
2004 Q4 82k
2003 Q4 79k
2002 Q4 78k
2001 Q4 80k
2000 Q4 81k
1999 Q4 87k
1998 Q4 92k
1997 Q4 100k
1996 Q4 109k
1995 Q4 111k
1994 Q4 130k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 ?
Licensed 5.3k 5.4k 5.6k 6.3k 6.6k 7.7k 8.6k 22k
SORN 1.4k 1.2k 1.1k 942 835 790 238 15k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 1.9k 1.6k 2.0k 2.6k 2.8k 3.0k 3.5k 3.3k 4.4k 4.8k
SORN 1.7k 1.3k 1.5k 1.7k 1.6k 1.6k 1.4k 1.3k 1.5k 1.5k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 83 208 455 526 745 778 905 1.0k 1.5k 1.4k
SORN 370 578 1.0k 1.1k 1.3k 1.4k 2.0k 1.6k 1.8k 1.6k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 531 277 101 39 7 9 22 13 0 0
SORN 1.4k 867 247 73 26 22 66 30 3 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 881 1.7k 932 793 1.6k 1.6k 839 791 628 678
SORN 730 1.4k 540 496 1.6k 1.7k 2.4k 2.0k 1.7k 1.9k
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 476 464 349 449 467 600 632 753 687 777
SORN 538 395 282 344 366 471 482 542 607 618
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 94 160 166 268 378 289 312 496 756 528
SORN 34 58 86 109 129 142 167 241 336 546
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 1 6 8 15 4 42 85 78 118 102
SORN 1 2 3 9 9 22 29 30 38 38
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 12 16 12 39 39 35 58 74 67 13
SORN 5 2 1 11 13 12 16 27 25 7
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 51 21 15 19 35 27 35 23 27 29
SORN 20 5 8 6 12 7 12 11 7 4
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 8 17 15 22 7 5 6 10 21 7
SORN 4 2 3 3 2 3 2 3 2 4
1902 1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 0 0 1 0 0 1 8 4 7
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 22k 15k
2017 8.6k 238
2016 7.7k 790
2015 6.6k 835
2014 6.3k 942
2013 5.6k 1.1k
2012 5.4k 1.2k
2011 5.3k 1.4k
2010 4.8k 1.5k
2009 4.4k 1.5k
2008 3.3k 1.3k
2007 3.5k 1.4k
2006 3.0k 1.6k
2005 2.8k 1.6k
2004 2.6k 1.7k
2003 2.0k 1.5k
2002 1.6k 1.3k
2001 1.9k 1.7k
2000 1.4k 1.6k
1999 1.5k 1.8k
1998 1.0k 1.6k
1997 905 2.0k
1996 778 1.4k
1995 745 1.3k
1994 526 1.1k
1993 455 1.0k
1992 208 578
1991 83 370
1990 0 0
1989 0 3
1988 13 30
1987 22 66
1986 9 22
1985 7 26
1984 39 73
1983 101 247
1982 277 867
1981 531 1.4k
1980 678 1.9k
1979 628 1.7k
1978 791 2.0k
1977 839 2.4k
1976 1.6k 1.7k
1975 1.6k 1.6k
1974 793 496
1973 932 540
1972 1.7k 1.4k
1971 881 730
1970 777 618
1969 687 607
1968 753 542
1967 632 482
1966 600 471
1965 467 366
1964 449 344
1963 349 282
1962 464 395
1961 476 538
1960 528 546
1959 756 336
1958 496 241
1957 312 167
1956 289 142
1955 378 129
1954 268 109
1953 166 86
1952 160 58
1951 94 34
1950 102 38
1949 118 38
1948 78 30
1947 85 29
1946 42 22
1945 4 9
1944 15 9
1943 8 3
1942 6 2
1941 1 1
1940 13 7
1939 67 25
1938 74 27
1937 58 16
1936 35 12
1935 39 13
1934 39 11
1933 12 1
1932 16 2
1931 12 5
1930 29 4
1929 27 7
1928 23 11
1927 35 12
1926 27 7
1925 35 12
1924 19 6
1923 15 8
1922 21 5
1921 51 20
1920 7 4
1919 21 2
1918 10 3
1917 6 2
1916 5 3
1915 7 2
1914 22 3
1913 15 3
1912 17 2
1911 8 4
1910 7 1
1909 4 1
1908 8 1
1907 1 0
1906 0 0
1905 0 0
1904 1 0
1903 0 0
1902 0 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 2015 2016 2017 ?
Licensed 5.2k 5.3k 5.5k 6.3k 6.6k 7.7k 8.6k 11k
SORN 1.4k 1.2k 1.1k 942 834 792 239 8.5k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 1.9k 1.6k 2.0k 2.6k 2.8k 2.9k 3.4k 3.2k 4.4k 4.7k
SORN 1.7k 1.3k 1.5k 1.7k 1.5k 1.6k 1.4k 1.3k 1.5k 1.5k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 83 212 450 505 707 740 874 980 1.5k 1.4k
SORN 362 567 1.0k 1.1k 1.2k 1.3k 1.9k 1.5k 1.7k 1.6k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 515 265 102 50 17 21 26 18 3 8
SORN 1.3k 849 237 80 24 32 63 29 11 15
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 2.0k 2.5k 2.8k 1.6k 1.3k 1.4k 925 752 574 676
SORN 1.6k 2.0k 2.3k 1.3k 1.3k 1.6k 2.2k 1.9k 1.5k 1.8k
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 803 760 857 874 931 1.2k 1.4k 1.5k 1.5k 1.8k
SORN 594 506 526 606 662 779 1.1k 1.3k 1.3k 1.5k
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 177 213 282 412 588 402 477 713 988 867
SORN 29 70 67 108 137 97 127 230 326 615
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 1 2 2 0 12 109 141 165 290 125
SORN 0 0 1 0 5 29 40 47 42 32
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 13 32 29 53 78 77 77 141 109 14
SORN 1 4 4 9 16 12 14 36 19 2
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 206 33 35 27 54 38 55 39 47 39
SORN 48 6 4 6 12 15 16 10 4 15
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 3 2 7 3 3 0 0 2 8 4
SORN 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 0 0 1 2 2 1 4
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 11k 8.5k
2017 8.6k 239
2016 7.7k 792
2015 6.6k 834
2014 6.3k 942
2013 5.5k 1.1k
2012 5.3k 1.2k
2011 5.2k 1.4k
2010 4.7k 1.5k
2009 4.4k 1.5k
2008 3.2k 1.3k
2007 3.4k 1.4k
2006 2.9k 1.6k
2005 2.8k 1.5k
2004 2.6k 1.7k
2003 2.0k 1.5k
2002 1.6k 1.3k
2001 1.9k 1.7k
2000 1.4k 1.6k
1999 1.5k 1.7k
1998 980 1.5k
1997 874 1.9k
1996 740 1.3k
1995 707 1.2k
1994 505 1.1k
1993 450 1.0k
1992 212 567
1991 83 362
1990 8 15
1989 3 11
1988 18 29
1987 26 63
1986 21 32
1985 17 24
1984 50 80
1983 102 237
1982 265 849
1981 515 1.3k
1980 676 1.8k
1979 574 1.5k
1978 752 1.9k
1977 925 2.2k
1976 1.4k 1.6k
1975 1.3k 1.3k
1974 1.6k 1.3k
1973 2.8k 2.3k
1972 2.5k 2.0k
1971 2.0k 1.6k
1970 1.8k 1.5k
1969 1.5k 1.3k
1968 1.5k 1.3k
1967 1.4k 1.1k
1966 1.2k 779
1965 931 662
1964 874 606
1963 857 526
1962 760 506
1961 803 594
1960 867 615
1959 988 326
1958 713 230
1957 477 127
1956 402 97
1955 588 137
1954 412 108
1953 282 67
1952 213 70
1951 177 29
1950 125 32
1949 290 42
1948 165 47
1947 141 40
1946 109 29
1945 12 5
1944 0 0
1943 2 1
1942 2 0
1941 1 0
1940 14 2
1939 109 19
1938 141 36
1937 77 14
1936 77 12
1935 78 16
1934 53 9
1933 29 4
1932 32 4
1931 13 1
1930 39 15
1929 47 4
1928 39 10
1927 55 16
1926 38 15
1925 54 12
1924 27 6
1923 35 4
1922 33 6
1921 206 48
1920 4 0
1919 8 0
1918 2 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 3 0
1914 3 2
1913 7 1
1912 2 1
1911 3 0
1910 4 1
1909 1 1
1908 2 0
1907 2 0
1906 1 0
1905 0 0
1904 0 0
1903 1 1

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
5.1k 4.2k 4.8k 5.6k 5.9k 6.3k 6.5k 5.8k 7.6k 7.8k 8.1k 7.8k 8.0k 8.6k 8.9k 9.9k 9.9k 8.0k
Year Registrations
2018 8.0k
2017 9.9k
2016 9.9k
2015 8.9k
2014 8.6k
2013 8.0k
2012 7.8k
2011 8.1k
2010 7.8k
2009 7.6k
2008 5.8k
2007 6.5k
2006 6.3k
2005 5.9k
2004 5.6k
2003 4.8k
2002 4.2k
2001 5.1k

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 10 5 3
up to 499cc 26 12
500cc to 749cc 13 8
750cc to 999cc 208 85
1000cc to 1099cc 27 7
1100cc to 1199cc 1.4k 1.1k 1
1200cc to 1299cc 3.4k 1 3.5k 1
1300cc to 1399cc 259 369
1400cc to 1499cc 1.6k 1 3.1k
1500cc to 1599cc 392 321
1600cc to 1699cc 36 23 2
1700cc to 1799cc 207 1 40
1800cc to 1899cc 204 1 256
1900cc to 1999cc 4.6k 4.8k 3 1
2000cc to 2099cc 609 203
2100cc to 2199cc 1.9k 1 580
2200cc to 2299cc 112 25
2300cc to 2399cc 12 3 1
2400cc to 2499cc 3.9k 2 4 1.9k
2500cc to 2599cc 500 264
2600cc to 2699cc 6 5
2700cc to 2799cc 3 5
2800cc to 2899cc 3 3
2900cc to 2999cc 4.5k 1 1 3.0k 1 2
3000cc to 3099cc 76 1 37
3100cc to 3199cc 2 3
3200cc to 3299cc 1 3
3300cc to 3399cc 1
3400cc to 3499cc 11 15
3500cc to 3599cc 380 2 817 1 4
3600cc to 3699cc 1
3700cc to 3799cc 1 3
3800cc to 3899cc 1 1
3900cc to 3999cc 34 1 67
4000cc to 4249cc 8 8
4250cc to 4499cc 4 2
4500cc to 4749cc 11 9
4750cc to 4999cc 3 4
5000cc to 5249cc 2 2
5250cc to 5499cc 2
5500cc to 5749cc 7 8
5750cc to 5999cc 1
6500cc to 6749cc 1
7500cc to 7999cc 1
8500cc to 8999cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 1 1
10000cc and over 11 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 10 5
Diesel
Other 3
up to 499cc Petrol 26 12
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 13 8
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 208 85
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 27 7
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 1.4k 1.1k
Diesel
Other 1
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 3.4k 3.5k
Diesel 1
Other 1
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 259 369
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 1.6k 3.1k
Diesel
Other 1
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 392 321
Diesel
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 36 23
Diesel 2
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 207 40
Diesel 1
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 204 256
Diesel 1
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 4.6k 4.8k
Diesel 3
Other 1
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 609 203
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 1.9k 580
Diesel 1
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 112 25
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 12 3
Diesel 1
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 3.9k 1.9k
Diesel 2
Other 4
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 500 264
Diesel
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 6 5
Diesel
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 3 5
Diesel
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 3 3
Diesel
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 4.5k 3.0k
Diesel 1 1
Other 1 2
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 76 37
Diesel 1
Other
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol 2 3
Diesel
Other
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 1 3
Diesel
Other
3300cc to 3399cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 11 15
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 380 817
Diesel 1
Other 2 4
3600cc to 3699cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3700cc to 3799cc Petrol 1 3
Diesel
Other
3800cc to 3899cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 34 67
Diesel
Other 1
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 8 8
Diesel
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol 4 2
Diesel
Other
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 11 9
Diesel
Other
4750cc to 4999cc Petrol 3 4
Diesel
Other
5000cc to 5249cc Petrol 2 2
Diesel
Other
5250cc to 5499cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
5500cc to 5749cc Petrol 7 8
Diesel
Other
5750cc to 5999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6500cc to 6749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
7500cc to 7999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
8500cc to 8999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 11 1
Diesel
Other