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
"This was my mum's van called the 'Blue Bomber' and all the family used to drive it. Wh..."
"Owned by my grandad, Eric Carter, I believe from new (purchased from Sam Robbins in Coventry) and the..."
"July 2014 - this little gem is a blue Daihatsu Charade LXi in dark blue, still only has 50,000 miles ..."
"My parents owned this van in the late-1970s, purchased from RLC Motors in Holbrooks, Coventry and own..."
"this was owned by my parents when they lived in Coventry in the late-1970s, was a grey saloon and I t..."
"This was quite simply the best car I ever owned.......had it from new, albeit purchased by my company..."
"It's the car Lewis drove in the Inspector Morse series"
"Hi this number plate was first registered on my car which Iam currently doing a full restoration on t..."
"This was a police bike I rode round Central London almost everyday from 1987 to 1992. We had many ad..."
"This was my first car. A dark brown Austin Maxi with a lovely beige interior. "
"This was my first car. Red Triumph Spitfire. I blew it up and had to rebuild the engine. I loved it"
"I bought this as my first car in either 96 or 97 it was bright yellow with black xr2 arch flares &..."
"I bought this car as my very first car for £150 from my brother in law. It was black with gold pipin..."
"I'm the original owner of this bike, bought by me from Comerfords in Thames Ditton in 1972. It ..."
"My dad owned this car when I was a child remember driving round Oxford in it"
Vehicle Of The WeekStudebaker Avanti Uploaded 6.37am Mon Jul 28th 2014
Originally owned by Ian Fleming. Does anyone know where this car is located today? Does it still...
Comment Of The WeekBedford HA, Andyjc0711, Somerset Posted at 4.56pm Sun July 27th 2014
"My parents owned this van in the late-1970s, purchased from RLC Motors in Holbrooks, Coventry and owned into the early 1980s in Coventry and then moved to Exmouth in..."
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 895 photo uploads, followed by Volkswagen with 393 uploads and Vauxhall with 269 uploads. Find your registration and upload yours.
Most Popular Car Models
The most popular models uploaded by RegArchive users are Ford Escorts with 215 photo uploads, followed by Ford Cortinas with 117 uploads and Volkswagen Golfs with 105 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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