Data Sources

High performance data you can trust.

Data Sources


Our DVLA and vehicle data access directly from the UK Vehicle Data Ltd DVLA API. This data is updated on a nightly basis with new and changed records as well as some of the latest additional extended data.

Outstanding Finance

One of the primary provenance concerns when dealers aquire new stock is the Outstanding Finance part. VDI Checks® aquires a direct feed from UK Vehicle Data Ltd. The data is taken from a direct Experian Automotive feed.

Insurance total loss / write off

The insurance write off & total loss data is sourced from the MIAFTR insurance database.

Stolen Police PNC

This data comes directly from the Police National Computer via Experian.


Internal sources, combined with Glass's Valuations.

Mileage checks

Mileage checks come from industry sources as well at the MOT database provided by UK Vehicle Data Ltd MOT API.

MOT History

Directly from the DVSA.


A DVLA field of data to determine if a vehicles is scrapped or not.


SMMT manufacturers data from the SMMT via experian.

Technical Data

Internally and externally sourced technical data about the vehicle.

VDI Check®