The registration number plate archive for UK vehicles
RegArchive is an online archive for UK car registration plates from 1932 to 1963 (ABC 123) through to 1963 to 1982 (ABC 123 D) and finally from 1982 to 2001 (A 123 BCD).
Memories Of Your Car
Cars and other vehicles can bring back such wonderful memories for people - especially a car that they owned many years ago. If you have a photo of your old car please consider uploading it so we can publish it for posterity. Add any relevant comments as well - perhaps some memories about what the car means to you, where you went in it, where you drove it and even how old you were.
Latest Vehicle and Number Plate Comments
"I used to own this car!"
"I have owned this bike since 1997 and I don't plan to sell it :-)"
"This was the first coach I ever drove back in 1987. Fond memories of this very slow and ornate vehicl..."
"I bought this 'bike, a blue K100RT brand new in 1985 for £5k and then rode 17k miles on it in y..."
"I owned this 'bike in 1985/6 and would love to know if it survives to this day?"
"This was my company car during my year out from University, working for Rank Xerox. I did 50,000 mil..."
"120 mph on clock, so easy to pass this 110 easily on a short stretch, fastest small car ive driven ( ..."
"Beige Peugeot 205. My first car! Used to spend most of its time between 1997 and 1999 going between T..."
"This mini was exported from the UK to the Republic of Ireland and first registered in Ireland on the ..."
"I purchased this Moped new from Harold Lines in Horsham, it cost me £67 on the road in 1970. It was ..."
"Sold in Leicester 1988"
"This taxi was on the TV series Mount Pleasant"
"My wife's current car, a green Skoda Fabia hatchback with 143,000 miles on the clock. Still show..."
"This was owned by my parents in the early 1980's, purchased from Palmers of Exmouth (Ford dealer..."
Vehicle Of The WeekFord Escort Uploaded 2.22pm Sun Aug 17th 2014
This was my first car. i brought it from Acton, West London in 1984
Comment Of The WeekAustin Mini, GY HY Posted at 2.43am Mon August 18th 2014
"This mini was exported from the UK to the Republic of Ireland and first registered in Ireland on the 30/9/1973. Its chassis no is CA2SB-1151XXX. Its engine no. is 9FSAY-..."
Sometimes a vehicle catches our eye. When it does, we'll add it to our Hall Of Fame.
Hand Drawn Cars!
Every Monday we choose a Car Of The Week from all of the uploaded photos and display it above on the front page. We also arrange for it to be hand drawn in a rather nice line art style. You can have a look at the most recent ones.
So to be in with a chance of getting your car hand drawn, upload any photos you have of your old cars, and we'll email you this coming Monday if you are successful!
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Most Popular Car Manufacturers
The most popular car manufacturer to be uploaded by RegArchive users is Ford with 905 photo uploads, followed by Volkswagen with 400 uploads and Vauxhall with 274 uploads. Find your registration and upload yours.
Most Popular Car Models
The most popular models uploaded by RegArchive users are Ford Escorts with 220 photo uploads, followed by Ford Cortinas with 119 uploads and Volkswagen Golfs with 107 uploads. Search for your registration and upload a photo.
What Types Of Vehicles Are Being Uploaded?
The most popular type of vehicle to be uploaded (expectedly) is the car with around 83% of the photos submitted by RegArchive users, followed by the motorcyle/moped/scooter with 7% of the photos and the van with 3% of the photos. Search out your number plate and upload yours.
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