Most Popular 1980's Classic Cars

Using data from the DVLA, the most popular classic cars from the 1980s that are left on UK roads are listed below.

Classic Cars First Registered in 1980-1989

ManufacturerModelTotal Taxed
LAND ROVER907171
VOLKSWAGENGOLF4094
AUSTINMINI3865
VOLKSWAGENTRANSPORTER3577
LAND ROVER1103016
FORDESCORT2685
MERCEDES2002501
BMW3 SERIES2481
MERCEDES3002246
CITROEN2CV2238
VOLKSWAGENCARAVELLE2227
LAND ROVER882008
FORDCAPRI1714
FORDTRANSIT1573
FORDFIESTA1467
PORSCHE9441450
JAGUARXJ SERIES1381
FORDSIERRA1187
PEUGEOT2051101
MGMGB1094
TALBOTEXPRESS1085
AUSTIN MORRISMINI936
VOLVO740936
MERCEDES190890
FIATDUCATO866
MERCEDES500856
PORSCHE911815
VOLKSWAGENPOLO771
PORSCHECARRERA739
VOLVO240735
ROVERRANGE ROVER716
PORSCHE924715
TOYOTAMR2685
RENAULTTRAFIC648
BMW5 SERIES619
TRIUMPHTR7530
FORDGRANADA528
MERCEDES400524
HONDAC90518
SAAB900509

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