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BMW 3-Series History

In December 2015, there were 705,472 registered

By December 2019, 546,721 of those were left and 113,566 cars had been newly registered

On average, 39,687 were lost each year, or 6.2%

At that rate, it will take 10 years until half of those left today are lost

By decade of registration

Decade Licenced SORN Total
1980s 2,120 5,961 8,081
1990s 17,339 26,335 43,674
2000s 233,581 47,861 281,442
2010s 309,672 4,228 313,900

How many are on the road?

By year of registration


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