LOTUS ECLAT

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 166 201 469 445
2017 174 209 212 181 447 430 436 468
2016 180 200 204 182 444 425 427 453
2015 172 209 220 178 438 413 419 459
2014 173 211 222 188 419 393 394 440
2013 182 233 232 187 389 355 315 439
2012 202 237 236 191 390 359 321 366
2011 212 257 255 216 385 352 331 380
2010 223 259 264 233 373 344 312 362
2009 233 263 269 238 385 345 313 364
2008 280 245 317 381
2007 284 356
2006 325
2005 376
2004 407
2003 438
2002 472
2001 516
2000 566
1999 631
1998 702
1997 809
1996 856
1995 933
1994 986
Quarter Licensed SORN
2018 Q2 201 445
2018 Q1 166 469
2017 Q4 181 468
2017 Q3 212 436
2017 Q2 209 430
2017 Q1 174 447
2016 Q4 182 453
2016 Q3 204 427
2016 Q2 200 425
2016 Q1 180 444
2015 Q4 178 459
2015 Q3 220 419
2015 Q2 209 413
2015 Q1 172 438
2014 Q4 188 440
2014 Q3 222 394
2014 Q2 211 393
2014 Q1 173 419
2013 Q4 187 439
2013 Q3 232 315
2013 Q2 233 355
2013 Q1 182 389
2012 Q4 191 366
2012 Q3 236 321
2012 Q2 237 359
2012 Q1 202 390
2011 Q4 216 380
2011 Q3 255 331
2011 Q2 257 352
2011 Q1 212 385
2010 Q4 233 362
2010 Q3 264 312
2010 Q2 259 344
2010 Q1 223 373
2009 Q4 238 364
2009 Q3 269 313
2009 Q2 263 345
2009 Q1 233 385
2008 Q4 245 381
2008 Q3 280 317
2007 Q4 284 356
2006 Q4 325
2005 Q4 376
2004 Q4 407
2003 Q4 438
2002 Q4 472
2001 Q4 516
2000 Q4 566
1999 Q4 631
1998 Q4 702
1997 Q4 809
1996 Q4 856
1995 Q4 933
1994 Q4 986

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

1991 1992 ?
Licensed 7 4 1
SORN 11 5 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 3 5 15 15 16 18 16 17 22 20
SORN 15 34 38 48 43 31 47 32 21 17
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 5 2 7 4 3
SORN 1 15 24 30 41 15
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 1 0
1992 4 5
1991 7 11
1990 20 17
1989 22 21
1988 17 32
1987 16 47
1986 18 31
1985 16 43
1984 15 48
1983 15 38
1982 5 34
1981 3 15
1980 3 15
1979 4 41
1978 7 30
1977 2 24
1976 5 15
1975 1 1

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

1991 1992 ?
Licensed 7 4 2
SORN 10 5 5
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 3 5 15 15 16 18 16 16 22 19
SORN 15 34 38 48 43 31 47 30 21 17
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 5 3 7 4 3
SORN 1 15 23 29 41 15
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2 5
1992 4 5
1991 7 10
1990 19 17
1989 22 21
1988 16 30
1987 16 47
1986 18 31
1985 16 43
1984 15 48
1983 15 38
1982 5 34
1981 3 15
1980 3 15
1979 4 41
1978 7 29
1977 3 23
1976 5 15
1975 1 1

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

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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
1900cc to 1999cc 21 117
2000cc to 2099cc 1
2100cc to 2199cc 157 342 1
2700cc to 2799cc 1
3500cc to 3599cc 4
3900cc to 3999cc 3
4000cc to 4249cc 1
4500cc to 4749cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 21 117
Diesel
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 157 342
Diesel 1
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 4
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other