BENTLEY Missing

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
2019 5.6k 5.7k 5.8k 5.6k 2.1k 2.0k 2.1k 2.2k
2018 5.6k 5.7k 5.7k 5.6k 2.1k 2.0k 2.0k 2.1k
2017 5.4k 5.5k 5.6k 5.5k 1.9k 1.9k 1.9k 2.1k
2016 5.4k 5.5k 5.5k 5.4k 1.8k 1.7k 1.7k 1.8k
2015 5.3k 5.5k 5.5k 5.4k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 1.7k
2014 5.3k 5.4k 5.5k 5.3k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.6k
2013 5.2k 5.4k 5.5k 5.3k 1.4k 1.3k 1.2k 1.6k
2012 5.3k 5.3k 5.3k 5.2k 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k
2011 5.3k 5.4k 5.4k 5.3k 1.4k 1.3k 1.3k 1.5k
2010 5.5k 5.6k 5.5k 5.3k 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k 1.4k
2009 5.6k 5.7k 5.7k 5.5k 1.2k 1.1k 1.1k 1.2k
2008 5.8k 5.7k 1.1k 1.2k
2007 5.9k 1.1k
2006 6.1k
2005 6.2k
2004 6.4k
2003 6.3k
2002 6.3k
2001 6.4k
2000 6.4k
1999 6.7k
1998 6.7k
1997 6.7k
1996 6.8k
1995 5.9k
1994 6.2k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2019 Q4 5.6k 2.2k
2019 Q3 5.8k 2.1k
2019 Q2 5.7k 2.0k
2019 Q1 5.6k 2.1k
2018 Q4 5.6k 2.1k
2018 Q3 5.7k 2.0k
2018 Q2 5.7k 2.0k
2018 Q1 5.6k 2.1k
2017 Q4 5.5k 2.1k
2017 Q3 5.6k 1.9k
2017 Q2 5.5k 1.9k
2017 Q1 5.4k 1.9k
2016 Q4 5.4k 1.8k
2016 Q3 5.5k 1.7k
2016 Q2 5.5k 1.7k
2016 Q1 5.4k 1.8k
2015 Q4 5.4k 1.7k
2015 Q3 5.5k 1.6k
2015 Q2 5.5k 1.6k
2015 Q1 5.3k 1.6k
2014 Q4 5.3k 1.6k
2014 Q3 5.5k 1.5k
2014 Q2 5.4k 1.5k
2014 Q1 5.3k 1.5k
2013 Q4 5.3k 1.6k
2013 Q3 5.5k 1.2k
2013 Q2 5.4k 1.3k
2013 Q1 5.2k 1.4k
2012 Q4 5.2k 1.5k
2012 Q3 5.3k 1.4k
2012 Q2 5.3k 1.4k
2012 Q1 5.3k 1.4k
2011 Q4 5.3k 1.5k
2011 Q3 5.4k 1.3k
2011 Q2 5.4k 1.3k
2011 Q1 5.3k 1.4k
2010 Q4 5.3k 1.4k
2010 Q3 5.5k 1.2k
2010 Q2 5.6k 1.2k
2010 Q1 5.5k 1.2k
2009 Q4 5.5k 1.2k
2009 Q3 5.7k 1.1k
2009 Q2 5.7k 1.1k
2009 Q1 5.6k 1.2k
2008 Q4 5.7k 1.2k
2008 Q3 5.8k 1.1k
2007 Q4 5.9k 1.1k
2006 Q4 6.1k
2005 Q4 6.2k
2004 Q4 6.4k
2003 Q4 6.3k
2002 Q4 6.3k
2001 Q4 6.4k
2000 Q4 6.4k
1999 Q4 6.7k
1998 Q4 6.7k
1997 Q4 6.7k
1996 Q4 6.8k
1995 Q4 5.9k
1994 Q4 6.2k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 7 9 9 8 16 31 187 248 344 2.1k
SORN 13 31 24 16 26 19 9 5 1 464
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 2 4 2 19 59 30 24 23 9 5
SORN 4 6 7 4 13 8 11 7 8 11
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 29 21 21 7 5 2 5 4 9 1
SORN 32 11 20 3 5 7 4 5 5 5
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 10 4 10 21 46 53 64 107 140 184
SORN 26 17 28 50 90 108 118 132 180 180
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 4 10 3 6 19 22 23 27 20 19
SORN 5 3 1 1 10 13 13 23 26 24
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 37 16 38 26 22 4 6 6 5 5
SORN 11 13 13 11 9 1 6 3 4 3
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 88 81 85 55 39 49 35 39 27 42
SORN 17 18 18 14 7 16 7 14 5 10
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 6 39 49 66 65
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 6 20 13
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 25 8 8 64 63 50 67 38 29 2
SORN 10 2 0 7 11 13 12 2 3 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 5 10 19 36 36 40 27 40 51 25
SORN 0 1 3 7 6 6 9 8 12 4
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.1k 464
2019 344 1
2018 248 5
2017 187 9
2016 31 19
2015 16 26
2014 8 16
2013 9 24
2012 9 31
2011 7 13
2010 5 11
2009 9 8
2008 23 7
2007 24 11
2006 30 8
2005 59 13
2004 19 4
2003 2 7
2002 4 6
2001 2 4
2000 1 5
1999 9 5
1998 4 5
1997 5 4
1996 2 7
1995 5 5
1994 7 3
1993 21 20
1992 21 11
1991 29 32
1990 184 180
1989 140 180
1988 107 132
1987 64 118
1986 53 108
1985 46 90
1984 21 50
1983 10 28
1982 4 17
1981 10 26
1980 19 24
1979 20 26
1978 27 23
1977 23 13
1976 22 13
1975 19 10
1974 6 1
1973 3 1
1972 10 3
1971 4 5
1970 5 3
1969 5 4
1968 6 3
1967 6 6
1966 4 1
1965 22 9
1964 26 11
1963 38 13
1962 16 13
1961 37 11
1960 42 10
1959 27 5
1958 39 14
1957 35 7
1956 49 16
1955 39 7
1954 55 14
1953 85 18
1952 81 18
1951 88 17
1950 65 13
1949 66 20
1948 49 6
1947 39 4
1946 6 1
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 2 0
1939 29 3
1938 38 2
1937 67 12
1936 50 13
1935 63 11
1934 64 7
1933 8 0
1932 8 2
1931 25 10
1930 25 4
1929 51 12
1928 40 8
1927 27 9
1926 40 6
1925 36 6
1924 36 7
1923 19 3
1922 10 1
1921 5 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 3 2 5 7 14 26 183 245 344 1.2k
SORN 13 27 24 15 26 18 8 5 1 359
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 2 3 2 9 40 16 6 6 6 5
SORN 3 1 5 2 13 7 5 3 5 9
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 26 20 21 3 4 1 2 1 8 1
SORN 29 8 16 1 1 4 2 0 1 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 12 4 10 23 45 50 65 106 138 185
SORN 23 16 27 46 89 106 113 130 179 175
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 29 22 25 13 20 22 19 33 23 18
SORN 9 11 9 9 9 13 11 23 25 24
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 54 34 59 50 51 15 14 31 22 13
SORN 10 16 12 23 14 17 15 16 19 15
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 130 131 123 112 48 79 70 61 48 60
SORN 22 12 14 22 15 25 8 13 16 17
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 1 8 48 102 108 123
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 16 20 24
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 33 15 6 101 91 69 77 40 40 8
SORN 5 7 0 5 9 12 12 4 3 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 3 15 32 54 66 71 62 75 68 44
SORN 1 1 4 12 15 8 9 10 16 10
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1.2k 359
2019 344 1
2018 245 5
2017 183 8
2016 26 18
2015 14 26
2014 7 15
2013 5 24
2012 2 27
2011 3 13
2010 5 9
2009 6 5
2008 6 3
2007 6 5
2006 16 7
2005 40 13
2004 9 2
2003 2 5
2002 3 1
2001 2 3
2000 1 0
1999 8 1
1998 1 0
1997 2 2
1996 1 4
1995 4 1
1994 3 1
1993 21 16
1992 20 8
1991 26 29
1990 185 175
1989 138 179
1988 106 130
1987 65 113
1986 50 106
1985 45 89
1984 23 46
1983 10 27
1982 4 16
1981 12 23
1980 18 24
1979 23 25
1978 33 23
1977 19 11
1976 22 13
1975 20 9
1974 13 9
1973 25 9
1972 22 11
1971 29 9
1970 13 15
1969 22 19
1968 31 16
1967 14 15
1966 15 17
1965 51 14
1964 50 23
1963 59 12
1962 34 16
1961 54 10
1960 60 17
1959 48 16
1958 61 13
1957 70 8
1956 79 25
1955 48 15
1954 112 22
1953 123 14
1952 131 12
1951 130 22
1950 123 24
1949 108 20
1948 102 16
1947 48 9
1946 8 1
1945 1 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 8 0
1939 40 3
1938 40 4
1937 77 12
1936 69 12
1935 91 9
1934 101 5
1933 6 0
1932 15 7
1931 33 5
1930 44 10
1929 68 16
1928 75 10
1927 62 9
1926 71 8
1925 66 15
1924 54 12
1923 32 4
1922 15 1
1921 3 1

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
64 49 88 84 189 140 105 97 122 158 170 176 195 234 358 309 416 385 395
Year Registrations
2019 395
2018 385
2017 416
2016 309
2015 358
2014 234
2013 195
2012 176
2011 170
2010 158
2009 122
2008 97
2007 105
2006 140
2005 189
2004 84
2003 88
2002 49
2001 64

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 7 1
up to 499cc 13 2
500cc to 749cc 4
1100cc to 1199cc 1
1200cc to 1299cc 1
1500cc to 1599cc 1
1700cc to 1799cc 1
1900cc to 1999cc 2
2000cc to 2099cc 17 3
2100cc to 2199cc 28 6
2200cc to 2299cc 1
2400cc to 2499cc 1
2500cc to 2599cc 5
2600cc to 2699cc 4
2700cc to 2799cc 1
2800cc to 2899cc 1 65
2900cc to 2999cc 182 96 29 4
3000cc to 3099cc 85 7
3100cc to 3199cc 2 1
3200cc to 3299cc 1 1
3300cc to 3399cc 1
3400cc to 3499cc 50 6
3500cc to 3599cc 134 14
3600cc to 3699cc 104 14
3700cc to 3799cc 26 3
3800cc to 3899cc 1 1
3900cc to 3999cc 252 15 36 2
4000cc to 4249cc 25 6
4250cc to 4499cc 1.1k 1 1 178 1
4500cc to 4749cc 680 2 131
4750cc to 4999cc 409 1 100
5000cc to 5249cc 7 4
5250cc to 5499cc 6 1
5500cc to 5749cc 12 2
5750cc to 5999cc 557 1 130 1
6000cc to 6249cc 519 3 210 2
6250cc to 6499cc 19 18
6500cc to 6749cc 84 1 49
6750cc to 6999cc 1.0k 7 1.2k 4 5
7000cc to 7499cc 4
7500cc to 7999cc 18 6
8000cc to 8499cc 13 4
8500cc to 8999cc 1
9500cc to 9999cc 1
10000cc and over 8 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 7 1
Diesel
Other
up to 499cc Petrol 13 2
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 4
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 17 3
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 28 6
Diesel
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol
Diesel
Other 1
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 5
Diesel
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 4
Diesel
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other 65
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 182 29
Diesel
Other 96 4
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 85 7
Diesel
Other
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
3300cc to 3399cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 50 6
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 134 14
Diesel
Other
3600cc to 3699cc Petrol 104 14
Diesel
Other
3700cc to 3799cc Petrol 26 3
Diesel
Other
3800cc to 3899cc Petrol 1 1
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 252 36
Diesel 15 2
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 25 6
Diesel
Other
4250cc to 4499cc Petrol 1.1k 178
Diesel 1 1
Other 1
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 680 131
Diesel 2
Other
4750cc to 4999cc Petrol 409 100
Diesel 1
Other
5000cc to 5249cc Petrol 7 4
Diesel
Other
5250cc to 5499cc Petrol 6 1
Diesel
Other
5500cc to 5749cc Petrol 12 2
Diesel
Other
5750cc to 5999cc Petrol 557 130
Diesel 1
Other 1
6000cc to 6249cc Petrol 519 210
Diesel
Other 3 2
6250cc to 6499cc Petrol 19 18
Diesel
Other
6500cc to 6749cc Petrol 84 49
Diesel
Other 1
6750cc to 6999cc Petrol 1.0k 1.2k
Diesel 4
Other 7 5
7000cc to 7499cc Petrol 4
Diesel
Other
7500cc to 7999cc Petrol 18 6
Diesel
Other
8000cc to 8499cc Petrol 13 4
Diesel
Other
8500cc to 8999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
9500cc to 9999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 8
Diesel 1
Other