Manufacturer VANDEN PLAS

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
2020 612 443
2019 597 615 623 617 449 442 441 453
2018 520 577 587 594 519 464 452 458
2017 544 543 537 521 474 499 507 522
2016 547 551 553 543 455 458 456 474
2015 566 567 564 556 416 426 436 457
2014 560 582 595 568 381 376 401 420
2013 582 601 595 575 324 332 309 385
2012 625 641 622 607 337 314 322 335
2011 643 645 640 629 331 321 320 347
2010 638 664 668 644 346 317 307 332
2009 663 678 679 654 343 322 333 344
2008 703 678 337 340
2007 727 333
2006 741
2005 801
2004 892
2003 960
2002 1.1k
2001 1.2k
2000 1.3k
1999 1.5k
1998 1.8k
1997 2.0k
1996 2.4k
1995 2.5k
1994 3.2k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q1 612 443
2019 Q4 617 453
2019 Q3 623 441
2019 Q2 615 442
2019 Q1 597 449
2018 Q4 594 458
2018 Q3 587 452
2018 Q2 577 464
2018 Q1 520 519
2017 Q4 521 522
2017 Q3 537 507
2017 Q2 543 499
2017 Q1 544 474
2016 Q4 543 474
2016 Q3 553 456
2016 Q2 551 458
2016 Q1 547 455
2015 Q4 556 457
2015 Q3 564 436
2015 Q2 567 426
2015 Q1 566 416
2014 Q4 568 420
2014 Q3 595 401
2014 Q2 582 376
2014 Q1 560 381
2013 Q4 575 385
2013 Q3 595 309
2013 Q2 601 332
2013 Q1 582 324
2012 Q4 607 335
2012 Q3 622 322
2012 Q2 641 314
2012 Q1 625 337
2011 Q4 629 347
2011 Q3 640 320
2011 Q2 645 321
2011 Q1 643 331
2010 Q4 644 332
2010 Q3 668 307
2010 Q2 664 317
2010 Q1 638 346
2009 Q4 654 344
2009 Q3 679 333
2009 Q2 678 322
2009 Q1 663 343
2008 Q4 678 340
2008 Q3 703 337
2007 Q4 727 333
2006 Q4 741
2005 Q4 801
2004 Q4 892
2003 Q4 960
2002 Q4 1.1k
2001 Q4 1.2k
2000 Q4 1.3k
1999 Q4 1.5k
1998 Q4 1.8k
1997 Q4 2.0k
1996 Q4 2.4k
1995 Q4 2.5k
1994 Q4 3.2k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 ?
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 376
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 251
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 11 25 4 4 10 17 11 19 4 10
SORN 2 16 2 6 12 14 7 23 34 20
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 11 9 6 18 19 21 12 8 2 6
SORN 4 3 2 7 10 6 2 5 2 6
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3
1948 1949 1950
Licensed 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 376 251
2008 0 1
2007 1 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 0 0
2003 0 0
2002 0 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 0
1999 0 0
1998 0 0
1997 0 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 0
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
1990 0 1
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 1 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 5 12
1980 10 20
1979 4 34
1978 19 23
1977 11 7
1976 17 14
1975 10 12
1974 4 6
1973 4 2
1972 25 16
1971 11 2
1970 6 6
1969 2 2
1968 8 5
1967 12 2
1966 21 6
1965 19 10
1964 18 7
1963 6 2
1962 9 3
1961 11 4
1960 2 3
1959 0 1
1958 2 0
1957 0 1
1956 0 0
1955 1 0
1954 0 0
1953 0 0
1952 0 0
1951 1 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 1 0

This table records the year of registration, not the actual age of the vehicle. More info.
Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 ?
Licensed 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 52
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 27 55 26 24 10 16 11 17 6 12
SORN 17 46 26 14 13 14 7 22 34 19
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 31 28 30 45 61 58 34 32 11 17
SORN 11 11 12 19 31 36 27 20 12 25
1960
Licensed 5
SORN 3
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 52 20
2008 0 1
2007 1 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 0 0
2003 1 0
2002 0 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 0
1999 0 0
1998 1 0
1997 0 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 1 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 1
1981 5 12
1980 12 19
1979 6 34
1978 17 22
1977 11 7
1976 16 14
1975 10 13
1974 24 14
1973 26 26
1972 55 46
1971 27 17
1970 17 25
1969 11 12
1968 32 20
1967 34 27
1966 58 36
1965 61 31
1964 45 19
1963 30 12
1962 28 11
1961 31 11
1960 5 3

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
1 0 1 0 1 1 3 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Year Registrations
2019 0
2018 0
2017 0
2016 1
2015 0
2014 0
2013 1
2012 0
2011 0
2010 2
2009 0
2008 2
2007 3
2006 1
2005 1
2004 0
2003 1
2002 0
2001 1

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2019 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 8 2
1000cc to 1099cc 48 28
1100cc to 1199cc 1 1
1200cc to 1299cc 177 157
1300cc to 1399cc 4 1
1400cc to 1499cc 76 125
1500cc to 1599cc 1
1600cc to 1699cc 1
1700cc to 1799cc 6 2
1800cc to 1899cc 1
1900cc to 1999cc 1
2000cc to 2099cc 1
2200cc to 2299cc 1
2400cc to 2499cc 1
2900cc to 2999cc 84 31
3000cc to 3099cc 2 1
3400cc to 3499cc 1
3500cc to 3599cc 1
3900cc to 3999cc 192 2 1 95
4000cc to 4249cc 7 3
4250cc to 4499cc 1
4500cc to 4749cc 1
6500cc to 6749cc 1
6750cc to 6999cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 8 2
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 48 28
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 177 157
Diesel
Other
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 4 1
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 76 125
Diesel
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 6 2
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 84 31
Diesel
Other
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 192 95
Diesel 2
Other 1
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 7 3
Diesel
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6500cc to 6749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6750cc to 6999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other