Manufacturer YAMAHA

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 164k 164k
2019 171k 180k 181k 167k 147k 144k 149k 163k
2018 168k 182k 184k 170k 139k 133k 138k 154k
2017 173k 185k 185k 171k 123k 125k 129k 143k
2016 172k 184k 187k 174k 116k 110k 113k 128k
2015 168k 183k 185k 172k 101k 99k 103k 118k
2014 168k 184k 189k 171k 91k 85k 90k 106k
2013 166k 181k 183k 168k 81k 73k 70k 98k
2012 174k 183k 183k 171k 74k 68k 68k 84k
2011 175k 187k 185k 174k 68k 62k 65k 79k
2010 176k 187k 186k 175k 64k 59k 61k 73k
2009 174k 185k 186k 179k 60k 55k 56k 66k
2008 181k 173k 53k 64k
2007 170k 59k
2006 166k
2005 168k
2004 167k
2003 160k
2002 151k
2001 140k
2000 137k
1999 131k
1998 121k
1997 114k
1996 114k
1995 113k
1994 116k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q1 164k 164k
2019 Q4 167k 163k
2019 Q3 181k 149k
2019 Q2 180k 144k
2019 Q1 171k 147k
2018 Q4 170k 154k
2018 Q3 184k 138k
2018 Q2 182k 133k
2018 Q1 168k 139k
2017 Q4 171k 143k
2017 Q3 185k 129k
2017 Q2 185k 125k
2017 Q1 173k 123k
2016 Q4 174k 128k
2016 Q3 187k 113k
2016 Q2 184k 110k
2016 Q1 172k 116k
2015 Q4 172k 118k
2015 Q3 185k 103k
2015 Q2 183k 99k
2015 Q1 168k 101k
2014 Q4 171k 106k
2014 Q3 189k 90k
2014 Q2 184k 85k
2014 Q1 168k 91k
2013 Q4 168k 98k
2013 Q3 183k 70k
2013 Q2 181k 73k
2013 Q1 166k 81k
2012 Q4 171k 84k
2012 Q3 183k 68k
2012 Q2 183k 68k
2012 Q1 174k 74k
2011 Q4 174k 79k
2011 Q3 185k 65k
2011 Q2 187k 62k
2011 Q1 175k 68k
2010 Q4 175k 73k
2010 Q3 186k 61k
2010 Q2 187k 59k
2010 Q1 176k 64k
2009 Q4 179k 66k
2009 Q3 186k 56k
2009 Q2 185k 55k
2009 Q1 174k 60k
2008 Q4 173k 64k
2008 Q3 181k 53k
2007 Q4 170k 59k
2006 Q4 166k
2005 Q4 168k
2004 Q4 167k
2003 Q4 160k
2002 Q4 151k
2001 Q4 140k
2000 Q4 137k
1999 Q4 131k
1998 Q4 121k
1997 Q4 114k
1996 Q4 114k
1995 Q4 113k
1994 Q4 116k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 5.0k 5.2k 5.8k 7.5k 8.9k 11k 10k 11k 11k 1.7k
SORN 2.8k 2.6k 2.4k 2.6k 2.6k 2.6k 1.6k 1.2k 435 1.8k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 4.6k 5.4k 5.1k 4.5k 4.7k 4.3k 5.8k 6.2k 6.7k 6.2k
SORN 6.2k 6.2k 5.7k 4.9k 4.7k 4.4k 5.0k 4.7k 4.8k 3.6k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 1.1k 1.1k 1.1k 1.2k 1.5k 2.0k 2.9k 3.6k 4.7k 4.7k
SORN 4.4k 3.7k 3.5k 3.3k 3.4k 4.1k 5.3k 6.5k 7.8k 7.4k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1.1k 693 481 457 547 525 577 709 949 1.2k
SORN 4.4k 3.0k 2.1k 2.0k 2.4k 2.7k 3.1k 3.4k 4.5k 4.7k
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 164 275 202 305 556 785 992 969 548 812
SORN 93 172 149 214 546 837 1.2k 1.6k 2.1k 3.2k
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 2 0 5 7 20 25 42 38 60 94
SORN 0 3 3 13 16 18 45 29 47 59
1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 0 0 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1.7k 1.8k
2019 11k 435
2018 11k 1.2k
2017 10k 1.6k
2016 11k 2.6k
2015 8.9k 2.6k
2014 7.5k 2.6k
2013 5.8k 2.4k
2012 5.2k 2.6k
2011 5.0k 2.8k
2010 6.2k 3.6k
2009 6.7k 4.8k
2008 6.2k 4.7k
2007 5.8k 5.0k
2006 4.3k 4.4k
2005 4.7k 4.7k
2004 4.5k 4.9k
2003 5.1k 5.7k
2002 5.4k 6.2k
2001 4.6k 6.2k
2000 4.7k 7.4k
1999 4.7k 7.8k
1998 3.6k 6.5k
1997 2.9k 5.3k
1996 2.0k 4.1k
1995 1.5k 3.4k
1994 1.2k 3.3k
1993 1.1k 3.5k
1992 1.1k 3.7k
1991 1.1k 4.4k
1990 1.2k 4.7k
1989 949 4.5k
1988 709 3.4k
1987 577 3.1k
1986 525 2.7k
1985 547 2.4k
1984 457 2.0k
1983 481 2.1k
1982 693 3.0k
1981 1.1k 4.4k
1980 812 3.2k
1979 548 2.1k
1978 969 1.6k
1977 992 1.2k
1976 785 837
1975 556 546
1974 305 214
1973 202 149
1972 275 172
1971 164 93
1970 94 59
1969 60 47
1968 38 29
1967 42 45
1966 25 18
1965 20 16
1964 7 13
1963 5 3
1962 0 3
1961 2 0
1960 0 1
1959 0 0
1958 1 0
1957 0 0
1956 0 0
1955 1 0

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 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 4.9k 5.2k 5.7k 7.4k 8.8k 11k 10k 11k 11k 13k
SORN 2.8k 2.6k 2.4k 2.5k 2.6k 2.6k 1.6k 1.2k 437 23k
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 4.4k 5.1k 4.9k 4.2k 4.4k 3.9k 5.4k 5.9k 6.5k 6.1k
SORN 5.9k 6.0k 5.4k 4.5k 4.5k 4.1k 4.7k 4.5k 4.7k 3.6k
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 855 824 767 875 1.2k 1.7k 2.6k 3.2k 4.4k 4.4k
SORN 3.5k 2.8k 2.6k 2.7k 2.8k 3.6k 4.8k 6.0k 7.4k 7.1k
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 770 375 255 297 303 255 308 469 663 842
SORN 3.3k 2.0k 1.3k 1.4k 1.5k 1.6k 1.9k 2.5k 3.4k 3.7k
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 116 117 195 168 297 483 614 624 411 556
SORN 63 87 171 181 353 623 927 1.1k 1.5k 2.4k
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 3 1 3 17 26 34 21 52 60 74
SORN 2 0 0 3 4 5 13 15 17 21
1958 1959 1960
Licensed 2 0 1
SORN 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 13k 23k
2019 11k 437
2018 11k 1.2k
2017 10k 1.6k
2016 11k 2.6k
2015 8.8k 2.6k
2014 7.4k 2.5k
2013 5.7k 2.4k
2012 5.2k 2.6k
2011 4.9k 2.8k
2010 6.1k 3.6k
2009 6.5k 4.7k
2008 5.9k 4.5k
2007 5.4k 4.7k
2006 3.9k 4.1k
2005 4.4k 4.5k
2004 4.2k 4.5k
2003 4.9k 5.4k
2002 5.1k 6.0k
2001 4.4k 5.9k
2000 4.4k 7.1k
1999 4.4k 7.4k
1998 3.2k 6.0k
1997 2.6k 4.8k
1996 1.7k 3.6k
1995 1.2k 2.8k
1994 875 2.7k
1993 767 2.6k
1992 824 2.8k
1991 855 3.5k
1990 842 3.7k
1989 663 3.4k
1988 469 2.5k
1987 308 1.9k
1986 255 1.6k
1985 303 1.5k
1984 297 1.4k
1983 255 1.3k
1982 375 2.0k
1981 770 3.3k
1980 556 2.4k
1979 411 1.5k
1978 624 1.1k
1977 614 927
1976 483 623
1975 297 353
1974 168 181
1973 195 171
1972 117 87
1971 116 63
1970 74 21
1969 60 17
1968 52 15
1967 21 13
1966 34 5
1965 26 4
1964 17 3
1963 3 0
1962 1 0
1961 3 2
1960 1 0
1959 0 0
1958 2 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
23k 24k 21k 18k 17k 16k 19k 18k 19k 16k 12k 12k 12k 14k 16k 18k 16k 15k 14k
Year Registrations
2019 14k
2018 15k
2017 16k
2016 18k
2015 16k
2014 14k
2013 12k
2012 12k
2011 12k
2010 16k
2009 19k
2008 18k
2007 19k
2006 16k
2005 17k
2004 18k
2003 21k
2002 24k
2001 23k

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 2
up to 499cc 11 15
500cc to 749cc 10 9
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol
Diesel
Other 2
up to 499cc Petrol 11 15
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 10 9
Diesel
Other