LOTUS ELISE

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 1.8k 2.1k 2.2k 2.0k 1.6k 1.7k
2019 2.1k 2.4k 2.4k 2.0k 1.6k 1.4k 1.4k 1.9k
2018 2.2k 2.5k 2.5k 2.0k 1.5k 1.3k 1.4k 1.9k
2017 2.4k 2.7k 2.6k 2.1k 1.3k 1.2k 1.3k 1.8k
2016 2.5k 2.9k 2.8k 2.3k 1.3k 1.1k 1.1k 1.6k
2015 2.5k 3.0k 3.0k 2.5k 1.2k 967 1.0k 1.5k
2014 2.6k 3.0k 3.1k 2.5k 1.1k 906 976 1.5k
2013 2.8k 3.2k 3.2k 2.6k 1.3k 860 742 1.4k
2012 3.2k 3.5k 3.4k 2.8k 1.2k 840 763 1.3k
2011 3.5k 4.0k 3.7k 3.2k 1.1k 774 743 1.2k
2010 4.1k 4.4k 4.3k 3.6k 977 665 656 1.2k
2009 4.7k 5.0k 4.8k 4.3k 910 622 602 1.0k
2008 5.4k 4.9k 516 971
2007 5.4k 812
2006 5.7k
2005 5.9k
2004 6.1k
2003 6.1k
2002 6.1k
2001 5.3k
2000 4.4k
1999 3.8k
1998 2.6k
1997 895
1996 136
1995 0
1994 0
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q3 2.2k 1.7k
2020 Q2 2.1k 1.6k
2020 Q1 1.8k 2.0k
2019 Q4 2.0k 1.9k
2019 Q3 2.4k 1.4k
2019 Q2 2.4k 1.4k
2019 Q1 2.1k 1.6k
2018 Q4 2.0k 1.9k
2018 Q3 2.5k 1.4k
2018 Q2 2.5k 1.3k
2018 Q1 2.2k 1.5k
2017 Q4 2.1k 1.8k
2017 Q3 2.6k 1.3k
2017 Q2 2.7k 1.2k
2017 Q1 2.4k 1.3k
2016 Q4 2.3k 1.6k
2016 Q3 2.8k 1.1k
2016 Q2 2.9k 1.1k
2016 Q1 2.5k 1.3k
2015 Q4 2.5k 1.5k
2015 Q3 3.0k 1.0k
2015 Q2 3.0k 967
2015 Q1 2.5k 1.2k
2014 Q4 2.5k 1.5k
2014 Q3 3.1k 976
2014 Q2 3.0k 906
2014 Q1 2.6k 1.1k
2013 Q4 2.6k 1.4k
2013 Q3 3.2k 742
2013 Q2 3.2k 860
2013 Q1 2.8k 1.3k
2012 Q4 2.8k 1.3k
2012 Q3 3.4k 763
2012 Q2 3.5k 840
2012 Q1 3.2k 1.2k
2011 Q4 3.2k 1.2k
2011 Q3 3.7k 743
2011 Q2 4.0k 774
2011 Q1 3.5k 1.1k
2010 Q4 3.6k 1.2k
2010 Q3 4.3k 656
2010 Q2 4.4k 665
2010 Q1 4.1k 977
2009 Q4 4.3k 1.0k
2009 Q3 4.8k 602
2009 Q2 5.0k 622
2009 Q1 4.7k 910
2008 Q4 4.9k 971
2008 Q3 5.4k 516
2007 Q4 5.4k 812
2006 Q4 5.7k
2005 Q4 5.9k
2004 Q4 6.1k
2003 Q4 6.1k
2002 Q4 6.1k
2001 Q4 5.3k
2000 Q4 4.4k
1999 Q4 3.8k
1998 Q4 2.6k
1997 Q4 895
1996 Q4 136
1995 Q4 0
1994 Q4 0

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 ?
Licensed 1 0 2 1 2 1 2
SORN 6 0 0 0 1 0 1
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 271 265 68 7 3 1 1 0 0 2
SORN 168 174 58 5 2 0 0 2 0 1
1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 1 0 20 167 479 419 256
SORN 1 0 0 0 45 237 560 393 229
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2 1
2016 1 0
2015 2 1
2014 1 0
2013 2 0
2012 0 0
2011 1 6
2010 2 1
2009 0 0
2008 0 2
2007 1 0
2006 1 0
2005 3 2
2004 7 5
2003 68 58
2002 265 174
2001 271 168
2000 256 229
1999 419 393
1998 479 560
1997 167 237
1996 20 45
1995 0 0
1994 1 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 1

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 ?
Licensed 1 0 2 1 2 1 52
SORN 6 0 0 0 1 0 64
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 270 261 69 7 1 0 0 0 0 1
SORN 166 172 55 4 1 1 0 1 0 1
1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 21 161 463 406 250
SORN 40 227 541 384 219
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 52 64
2016 1 0
2015 2 1
2014 1 0
2013 2 0
2012 0 0
2011 1 6
2010 1 1
2009 0 0
2008 0 1
2007 0 0
2006 0 1
2005 1 1
2004 7 4
2003 69 55
2002 261 172
2001 270 166
2000 250 219
1999 406 384
1998 463 541
1997 161 227
1996 21 40

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
622 1.2k 381 81 9 7 6 1 1 11 7 4 5 4 6 5 1 5 4 1
Year Registrations
2020 1
2019 4
2018 5
2017 1
2016 5
2015 6
2014 4
2013 5
2012 4
2011 7
2010 11
2009 1
2008 1
2007 6
2006 7
2005 9
2004 81
2003 381
2002 1.2k
2001 622

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 1 2
750cc to 999cc 1
1400cc to 1499cc 1
1500cc to 1599cc 5 3
1600cc to 1699cc 2 3
1700cc to 1799cc 1.9k 1.8k 1 1
1800cc to 1899cc 11 14
1900cc to 1999cc 24 32
2000cc to 2099cc 7 4
2100cc to 2199cc 1
2200cc to 2299cc 2 2
2300cc to 2399cc 2 1
2900cc to 2999cc 1
3100cc to 3199cc 1
3400cc to 3499cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol
Diesel
Other 1 2
750cc to 999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 5 3
Diesel
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 2 3
Diesel
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 1.9k 1.8k
Diesel 1
Other 1
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 11 14
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 24 32
Diesel
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 7 4
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 2 2
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other