MotorCheck and MotorSpecs are part of Motor Data Ltd. Experts in vehicle data, we provide all of the data you need into one easy to work with API.
By utilizing one central API for your automotive data you can eliminate the cost of unwanted database licenses and their associated maintenance.
Secure and Reliable
Our API data is delivered via SSL. Clients are allocated a secure client ID and secret with access to the API controlled using OAuth 2. In addition, the API uses a robust AWS infrastructure including eight separate large EC2 instances with load balancing and Elastic Cache in place to ensure quick response times and availability.
We make use of the latest web-friendly technologies to ensure developers find it easy to set up and work with our API. Along with detailed documentation, our technical and data teams are on hand to support you with any assistance you might require.
Speed & Availability
Request response times are less than 500 milliseconds on average according to our monitoring. We provide response data for 96% of valid VRM enquiries. We guarantee to 99.5% up time. We provide a minimum of 2 days advance notice of any planned maintenance. Planned maintenance requiring downtime will be carried out between the hours of midnight and 4am.
If you have any data requirements that make a good fit for our API, please contact us today for a free trial. We'll assess your needs have you set up with a trial account in no time.
Quickly and accurately identify any UK registered vehicle. With our Identity API you can access over 100 fields of information including Make, Model, CC, Fuel Type, Body Style, Date of Registration and Colour.
Looking for data of a technical nature? Engine Specifications, Weights & Dimensions, Power and Towing Capacities as well as MPG Stats, CC and CO2 data are all available in the Technical Data VRM Lookup by MotorSpecs.
This web service allows you to integrate our market leading history check data into third party systems via API including items such as write-off check, finance check, stolen check, mileage check and more.
MotorCheck's ground breaking Build Specs API allows you to retrieve the actual factory build specification including fitted optional extras for 22 different brands. This data provides valuable insight for the Trade when appraising used vehicles.