Most Popular Car Engine

Using real-time MOT data, the most popular vehicle fuel on the road in the UK at the moment is Petrol.

Most Common Car Fuels

Engine TypeTotal Cars
Petrol16,665,436
Diesel13,112,149
Hybrid Electric 168,333
Electric57,976
Other27,622
LPG14,197
Electric Diesel8,071
Gas Bi-Fuel838
Fuel Cells596
CNG131
Gas83
Steam53
LNG32
Gas Diesel26
Petrol3
Diesel2

 

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