Manufacturer VOLVO

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 694k 705k 82k 80k
2020 659k 662k 678k 685k 86k 85k 79k 82k
2019 653k 660k 668k 670k 66k 67k 68k 72k
2018 632k 636k 641k 645k 59k 60k 61k 65k
2017 618k 622k 626k 626k 52k 54k 55k 59k
2016 602k 607k 610k 613k 46k 47k 48k 51k
2015 587k 592k 596k 599k 38k 39k 40k 44k
2014 563k 567k 589k 585k 34k 33k 34k 37k
2013 563k 564k 563k 561k 30k 29k 29k 34k
2012 568k 568k 566k 564k 31k 29k 29k 30k
2011 578k 576k 574k 569k 31k 30k 30k 31k
2010 581k 583k 582k 579k 31k 30k 30k 31k
2009 587k 584k 581k 580k 33k 31k 31k 31k
2008 593k 589k 31k 33k
2007 602k 32k
2006 619k
2005 647k
2004 667k
2003 687k
2002 719k
2001 746k
2000 769k
1999 794k
1998 803k
1997 814k
1996 816k
1995 807k
1994 815k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2021 Q2 705k 80k
2021 Q1 694k 82k
2020 Q4 685k 82k
2020 Q3 678k 79k
2020 Q2 662k 85k
2020 Q1 659k 86k
2019 Q4 670k 72k
2019 Q3 668k 68k
2019 Q2 660k 67k
2019 Q1 653k 66k
2018 Q4 645k 65k
2018 Q3 641k 61k
2018 Q2 636k 60k
2018 Q1 632k 59k
2017 Q4 626k 59k
2017 Q3 626k 55k
2017 Q2 622k 54k
2017 Q1 618k 52k
2016 Q4 613k 51k
2016 Q3 610k 48k
2016 Q2 607k 47k
2016 Q1 602k 46k
2015 Q4 599k 44k
2015 Q3 596k 40k
2015 Q2 592k 39k
2015 Q1 587k 38k
2014 Q4 585k 37k
2014 Q3 589k 34k
2014 Q2 567k 33k
2014 Q1 563k 34k
2013 Q4 561k 34k
2013 Q3 563k 29k
2013 Q2 564k 29k
2013 Q1 563k 30k
2012 Q4 564k 30k
2012 Q3 566k 29k
2012 Q2 568k 29k
2012 Q1 568k 31k
2011 Q4 569k 31k
2011 Q3 574k 30k
2011 Q2 576k 30k
2011 Q1 578k 31k
2010 Q4 579k 31k
2010 Q3 582k 30k
2010 Q2 583k 30k
2010 Q1 581k 31k
2009 Q4 580k 31k
2009 Q3 581k 31k
2009 Q2 584k 31k
2009 Q1 587k 33k
2008 Q4 589k 33k
2008 Q3 593k 31k
2007 Q4 602k 32k
2006 Q4 619k
2005 Q4 647k
2004 Q4 667k
2003 Q4 687k
2002 Q4 719k
2001 Q4 746k
2000 Q4 769k
1999 Q4 794k
1998 Q4 803k
1997 Q4 814k
1996 Q4 816k
1995 Q4 807k
1994 Q4 815k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

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Licensed 1.4k
SORN 979
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 32k 32k 34k 41k 45k 49k 49k 54k 60k 49k
SORN 1.7k 993 1.2k 669 558 553 474 386 775 874
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 7.1k 10k 14k 20k 23k 21k 24k 28k 31k 34k
SORN 4.5k 5.2k 5.1k 5.2k 5.1k 4.0k 3.3k 3.2k 1.8k 1.8k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 626 746 911 929 1.8k 2.3k 3.3k 3.2k 3.5k 5.0k
SORN 1.1k 1.2k 1.6k 1.8k 2.6k 2.9k 3.4k 3.3k 3.5k 3.9k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 36 40 78 87 96 155 266 575 700 688
SORN 132 167 255 402 361 606 916 1.4k 1.8k 1.4k
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 66 79 34 15 43 34 45 54 57 35
SORN 30 59 17 16 31 47 54 84 148 135
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 18 25 34 39 45 65 99 80 43 58
SORN 4 16 19 19 23 18 30 35 22 22
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 2 5 8 6 10 11 4 10 8
SORN 0 0 1 3 0 3 9 4 4 7
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1928 1929 1930
Licensed 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1.4k 979
2020 49k 874
2019 60k 775
2018 54k 386
2017 49k 474
2016 49k 553
2015 45k 558
2014 41k 669
2013 34k 1.2k
2012 32k 993
2011 32k 1.7k
2010 34k 1.8k
2009 31k 1.8k
2008 28k 3.2k
2007 24k 3.3k
2006 21k 4.0k
2005 23k 5.1k
2004 20k 5.2k
2003 14k 5.1k
2002 10k 5.2k
2001 7.1k 4.5k
2000 5.0k 3.9k
1999 3.5k 3.5k
1998 3.2k 3.3k
1997 3.3k 3.4k
1996 2.3k 2.9k
1995 1.8k 2.6k
1994 929 1.8k
1993 911 1.6k
1992 746 1.2k
1991 626 1.1k
1990 688 1.4k
1989 700 1.8k
1988 575 1.4k
1987 266 916
1986 155 606
1985 96 361
1984 87 402
1983 78 255
1982 40 167
1981 36 132
1980 35 135
1979 57 148
1978 54 84
1977 45 54
1976 34 47
1975 43 31
1974 15 16
1973 34 17
1972 79 59
1971 66 30
1970 58 22
1969 43 22
1968 80 35
1967 99 30
1966 65 18
1965 45 23
1964 39 19
1963 34 19
1962 25 16
1961 18 4
1960 8 7
1959 10 4
1958 4 4
1957 11 9
1956 10 3
1955 6 0
1954 8 3
1953 5 1
1952 2 0
1951 1 0
1950 0 1
1949 0 1
1948 0 0
1947 0 0
1946 1 0
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 0 0
1938 0 0
1937 0 0
1936 1 0
1935 0 0
1934 0 0
1933 0 0
1932 0 0
1931 1 0
1930 0 0
1929 0 0
1928 1 0

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

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Licensed 9.8k
SORN 4.8k
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 31k 31k 34k 41k 45k 49k 49k 54k 60k 49k
SORN 1.7k 973 1.2k 651 553 547 473 386 774 874
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 6.9k 10k 14k 19k 22k 21k 23k 27k 31k 33k
SORN 4.3k 4.9k 4.9k 4.9k 4.8k 3.8k 3.1k 3.0k 1.7k 1.7k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 581 718 869 864 1.7k 2.2k 3.1k 3.0k 3.3k 4.7k
SORN 1.0k 1.1k 1.5k 1.7k 2.4k 2.7k 3.1k 3.1k 3.3k 3.6k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 33 42 75 77 89 153 255 546 661 651
SORN 126 158 249 396 347 588 875 1.3k 1.7k 1.4k
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 114 124 109 33 24 26 33 46 45 32
SORN 72 92 53 32 28 38 46 76 134 131
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 11 29 78 85 124 176 202 184 98 127
SORN 4 18 21 45 65 90 134 117 53 86
1959 1960
Licensed 5 1
SORN 0 2
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 9.8k 4.8k
2020 49k 874
2019 60k 774
2018 54k 386
2017 49k 473
2016 49k 547
2015 45k 553
2014 41k 651
2013 34k 1.2k
2012 31k 973
2011 31k 1.7k
2010 33k 1.7k
2009 31k 1.7k
2008 27k 3.0k
2007 23k 3.1k
2006 21k 3.8k
2005 22k 4.8k
2004 19k 4.9k
2003 14k 4.9k
2002 10k 4.9k
2001 6.9k 4.3k
2000 4.7k 3.6k
1999 3.3k 3.3k
1998 3.0k 3.1k
1997 3.1k 3.1k
1996 2.2k 2.7k
1995 1.7k 2.4k
1994 864 1.7k
1993 869 1.5k
1992 718 1.1k
1991 581 1.0k
1990 651 1.4k
1989 661 1.7k
1988 546 1.3k
1987 255 875
1986 153 588
1985 89 347
1984 77 396
1983 75 249
1982 42 158
1981 33 126
1980 32 131
1979 45 134
1978 46 76
1977 33 46
1976 26 38
1975 24 28
1974 33 32
1973 109 53
1972 124 92
1971 114 72
1970 127 86
1969 98 53
1968 184 117
1967 202 134
1966 176 90
1965 124 65
1964 85 45
1963 78 21
1962 29 18
1961 11 4
1960 1 2
1959 5 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
49k 48k 46k 47k 46k 37k 35k 40k 39k 41k 38k 36k 38k 46k 50k 54k 54k 58k 64k 51k 30k
Year Registrations
2021 30k
2020 51k
2019 64k
2018 58k
2017 54k
2016 54k
2015 50k
2014 46k
2013 38k
2012 36k
2011 38k
2010 41k
2009 39k
2008 40k
2007 35k
2006 37k
2005 46k
2004 47k
2003 46k
2002 48k
2001 49k

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 1 1
up to 499cc 8 11 2 3
750cc to 999cc 1 1
1100cc to 1199cc 2
1200cc to 1299cc 9 27
1300cc to 1399cc 150 548
1400cc to 1499cc 26k 3.5k 197 1 61
1500cc to 1599cc 15k 65k 14 1.4k 1.2k 6
1600cc to 1699cc 26 20 2 18 4
1700cc to 1799cc 14k 4 133 4.4k 6 94
1800cc to 1899cc 933 3.0k 1 710 1.5k 1
1900cc to 1999cc 74k 203k 23k 8.6k 4.8k 465
2000cc to 2099cc 92 114 82 9
2100cc to 2199cc 191 2 2 463 1 1
2200cc to 2299cc 2 1 9 1
2300cc to 2399cc 6.5k 215 47 6.3k 435 61
2400cc to 2499cc 23k 144k 1.1k 7.2k 11k 249
2500cc to 2599cc 5.6k 76 50 895 44 16
2600cc to 2699cc 22 3 64 1
2700cc to 2799cc 57 1 55 1 2
2800cc to 2899cc 106 5 258 3
2900cc to 2999cc 2.9k 1 72 1.3k 1 58
3000cc to 3099cc 22 6
3100cc to 3199cc 550 8 41 1
3200cc to 3299cc 41 1 4
3400cc to 3499cc 2 2 1
3500cc to 3599cc 14 2 4
3600cc to 3699cc 7 6
3900cc to 3999cc 2
4000cc to 4249cc 1 1 1
4250cc to 4499cc 289 9 24 3
4500cc to 4749cc 1
5000cc to 5249cc 1 1
5250cc to 5499cc 3
5500cc to 5749cc 3 2
5750cc to 5999cc 1
6250cc to 6499cc 1
6500cc to 6749cc 1
7000cc to 7499cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 3 1
10000cc and over 1 3 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 1
Diesel
Other 1
up to 499cc Petrol 8 2
Diesel 11 3
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 1
Diesel 1
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 9 27
Diesel
Other
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 150 548
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 26k 197
Diesel 1
Other 3.5k 61
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 15k 1.4k
Diesel 65k 1.2k
Other 14 6
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 26 18
Diesel 20 4
Other 2
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 14k 4.4k
Diesel 4 6
Other 133 94
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 933 710
Diesel 3.0k 1.5k
Other 1 1
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 74k 8.6k
Diesel 203k 4.8k
Other 23k 465
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 92 82
Diesel 114 9
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 191 463
Diesel 2 1
Other 2 1
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 2 9
Diesel 1 1
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 6.5k 6.3k
Diesel 215 435
Other 47 61
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 23k 7.2k
Diesel 144k 11k
Other 1.1k 249
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 5.6k 895
Diesel 76 44
Other 50 16
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 22 64
Diesel 3 1
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 57 55
Diesel 1 1
Other 2
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 106 258
Diesel 5 3
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 2.9k 1.3k
Diesel 1 1
Other 72 58
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 22 6
Diesel
Other
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol 550 41
Diesel
Other 8 1
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 41 4
Diesel
Other 1
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 2
Diesel 2 1
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 14 4
Diesel 2
Other
3600cc to 3699cc Petrol 7 6
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel 1
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol 289 24
Diesel
Other 9 3
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
5000cc to 5249cc Petrol 1
Diesel 1
Other
5250cc to 5499cc Petrol
Diesel 3
Other
5500cc to 5749cc Petrol 3 2
Diesel
Other
5750cc to 5999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6250cc to 6499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
6500cc to 6749cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
7000cc to 7499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 3 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 1
Diesel 3 1
Other