Analyze license plates and vehicles in seconds
Rekor CarCheck® is a web-based API service that utilizes ALPR and vehicle recognition to analyze still images of vehicles and respond with plate number and state of issuance, as well as vehicle make, model, color, and orientation.
Make API calls using nearly any programming language on any operating system and receive vehicle insights in seconds.
Actionable recognition results accessible 24/7
Rekor CarCheck® is available as a REST-based API, allowing for simple integration into new or existing software systems in your tech stack. Include or exclude vehicle variable data from the JSON results and quickly scale the amount of API credits necessary to meet the needs of your business.
Enhancing development potential
Rekor CarCheck® is REST-based and works with any programming language on any OS. The endpoints are described in our REST API documentation.
Connect any image source
For maximum flexibility and control, Rekor CarCheck® can analyze still images sent from a local machine, server, or even any web-based URL.
JSON formatted results
When you send image data to Rekor CarCheck®, we analyze that image and return JSON data describing the plate information and vehicle characteristics.
Recognizes plate styles across the globe
Rekor CarCheck® contains specialized training data for many plate styles. If your country is not listed, you may still experience high accuracy rates by selecting a country with similar looking plates.
Primary regions supported:
USA, Europe, Canada, Brazil, Japan, China, Australia, Mexico, UAE, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, India, South Korea, Thailand, Argentina, New Zealand, Great Britain, South Africa, and more
Start building with our Vehicle Recognition API
Rekor CarCheck® has three separate plans to integrate License Plate and Vehicle Recognition into existing tech stacks at scale.
Choose a plan that's right for you
Not sure which plan to select or need more credits? Talk to our experts today.
API credits per month
Data output format
Vehicles without plates
Trusted by businesses around the world
“It has been great working with the team at Rekor. As LPR is a critical component in our line of products, (CarCheck) gave us the ability to manage and monitor servers in North America, South America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim.”
Jeff Hislop, CTO
Tire Profiles, LLC
Frequently asked questions
Have a question that isn't answered below? Be sure to check out our Support Center.
Once I create an account, what happens next?
You will receive an email. Click on the link to verify your email and activate your account. Login to the dashboard and walk through our “Getting Started” wizard. Select "Rekor CarCheck®" as your preferred product, then select your plan and enter your billing information to subscribe.
How am I billed for Rekor CarCheck® service?
You will be automatically charged once you have selected your plan and entered your payment information. Recurring charges will occur every month or year, depending on the plan chosen.
What countries do you support?
We support nearly 70 countries and over 500 regions all over the world with characters in many different languages. If your country is not specifically supported, it may work well with another country that has a similar design.
What vehicle variables does Rekor CarCheck® provide after processing?
If you are on the Plus, Advanced, or Enterprise plans, CarCheck has the ability to return plate number, state/province, make, model, color, and orientation of any vehicle that is detected in the image. For Starter customers, CarCheck returns only the plate number.
How quickly does Rekor CarCheck® return processed results?
Results are returned in a matter of seconds! Regardless of the number of images that CarCheck processes, the solution is infinitely scalable and maintains timely results.
Do you require an enterprise level CarCheck plan?
Our sales representatives are standing by to help craft a plan to fit the needs of your business. We currently have clients processing 100+ million recognitions per year and are adept at deploying enterprise-level volume.