Uber UK Car Year Requirements and Accepted Vehicle Models for UberX and UberXL

Of all the questions I get from people who want to become Uber drivers, the most common one is, “Does my car qualify? Can I drive for Uber with my car?” If you want to try driving for Uber with the vehicle you already own, the first step is to find out if your current car meets the requirements of any of the Uber services.  Sign up at Uber hereuber car year requirements

What are the Uber Car Year Requirements of the United Kingdom in 2016? This is a common question for many UK Uber drivers.  Here is a list of UK cities and their respective car model year requirements, for UberX and UberXL.Uber UK Car Year Requirements

Uber frequently updates their list of allowed vehicles & vehicle requirements.

Uber Car Age/Model Year Requirements (2016):

Below, you’ll find a list of UK cities and their respective car model year requirements, for UberX and UberXL.

The specified years indicate the vehicle’s maximum allowable age for UberX and XL (in other words, 2007  = 2007 or newer).

Belfast (2007)
Birmingham (2007)
Bristol (2007)
Cardiff (2007)
Edinburgh (2007)
Glasgow (2006)
Leeds (2006)
Leicester (2007)
Merseyside (2007)
London (2008)
Manchester (2006)
Newcastle (2007)
Nottingham (2006)
South Coast (2007)
Sheffield (2007)

UberX and UberXL Accepted Vehicle Models in the United Kingdom

Uber UK Car Year Requirements

Below is a complete list of allowed UberX and XL vehicle types across the United Kingdom.

*(For vehicle types allowed in London UK, click HERE).

Alfa Romeo 156
Audi A3 (Must be saloon shape)
Audi A4
Audi A5  (Sportsback version)
Audi Q3
Audi Q5
Audi Q5
Audi Q7
BMW 3 Series
BMW 4 Series (Gran Coupe Version)

Chevrolet Cruze

Chevrolet Lacetti

Chevrolet Orlando

Chrysler 300C

Chrysler Sebring

Chrysler Voyager

Citroen Berlingo

Citroen C4

Citroen C4 Grand Picaso (XL)

Citroen C5

Citroen C8 (XL)

Citroen Dispatch Combi (XL)

Dacia Logan (Station Wagon Version)

Fiat Doblo (Maxi Version)

Fiat Scudo (XL)

Ford C-Max

Ford Connect (XL)

Ford Focus (Estate shape)

Ford Galaxy (XL)

Ford Grand C-Max

Ford Kuga

Ford Minibus (XL)

Ford Mondeo

Ford S-Max (XL)

Ford Tourneo (XL)

Holden Commodore

Honda Accord

Honda Civic (Tourer or Saloon Hybrid)

Honda CRV

Honda Insight

Hyundai I30 (Estate Shape)

Uber UK Car Year Requirements

Hyundai I40

Hyundai I800

Hyundai IX35

Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Trajet

Hyundai Tucson

Jaguar X Type

Jeep Cherokee

Kia Carens

Kia Ceed (Estate shape)

Kia Magentis

Kia Optima

Kia Sedona (XL)

Kia Sorento

Kia Sportage

Land Rover Discovery

Land Rover Freelander

Land Rover Range Rover

Lexus GS

Lexus IS

Lexus IS200

Lexus IS220

Lexus IS250

Mazda 5

Mazda 6

Mazda 626

Mazda MPV (XL)

Mercedes C Class

Mercedes ML Class

Mercedes-Benz Viano (XL)

Mercedes-Benz Vito (XL)

MG 6

Mitsubishi Carisa

Mitsubishi Challenger

Mitsubishi Grandis (XL)

Mitsubishi Lancer

Mitsubishi Outlander

Mitsubishi Space Wagon

Nissan Dualis

Nissan NV200 (XL)

Nissan NV 2000 (XL)

Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Primera

Nissan Qashqai + 2 (Must be +2 model)

Nissan X-Trail

Opel Vivaro

Peugeot 3008

Peugeot 307 (Estate or saloon shape)

Peugeot 308 (Estate or saloon shape)

Peugeot 406

Peugeot 407

Peugeot 5008 (XL)

Peugeot 508

Peugeot 607

Peugeot 807

Peugeot Eurobus (XL)

Peugeot Expert (XL)

Peugeot Expert Tepee (XL)

Peugeot Partner

Porsche Cayenne

Proton Impian

Proton Inspira

Proton Persona

Renault Espace (XL)

Renault Laguna

Reunalt Megane

Renault Scenic

Renault Traffic (XL)

Rover 75

Saab 9-3

Saab 9-5

Seat Alhambra (XL)

Seat Altea (Must be XL Version)

Seat Exeo

Seat Leon (Estate Version)

Seat Toledo

Skoda Octavia

Skoda Rapid (Must not be Spacebac Version)

Skoda Superb

Subaru Forester

Subaru Impreza (Must be Saloon Version)

Subaru Legacy

Suzuki SX4 (Must be Sedan Version)

Toyota Auris (Must be Touring Sport version)

Toyota Avensis

Toyota Estima (XL)

Toyota Hi-Ace (XL)

Toyota Picnic (XL)

Toyota Previa (XL)

Toyota Prius

Toyota Verso

Vauxhall Astra (Must be Estate or Saloon Version)

Vauxhall Insignia

Vauxhall Omega

Vauxhall Signum

Vauxhall Vectra

Vauxhall Vivaro (XL)

Vauxhall Zafira

Volkswagen Caddy Maxi (XL)

Volkswagen Caravelle (XL)

Volkswagen CC

Volkswagen Golf (Must be Estate Version)

Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Passat

Volkswagen Sharan (XL)

Volkswagen Shuttle (XL)

Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen Touareg

Volkswagen Touran (XL)

Volkswagen Transp (XL)

Volvo S40

Volvo S60

Volvo S80

Volvo V50

Volvo V60

Volvo V70

Volvo XC60

Volvo XC90

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Use this post as a general guide, and if you think your car qualifies, the next step is to apply to drive. It doesn’t take very long to find out if your car will be accepted.