Franchise Direct’s new Automotive Franchise Industry Report has taken another look automotive franchising three years after first assessing the industry. At the moment, the automotive industry is finishing a process of consolidation and renewal. Still, America’s automotive aftermarket franchises have proved themselves to be durable and resilient in the face of broad industry change. The automotive industry was badly damaged by the 2008 recession, people may be buying cars again, but the automotive aftermarket industry continues to grow.
The industry is worth about $287.5 billion presently, with automotive sales growing 4.2 % since 2009. The automotive franchising industry is one of the most diverse industries on the market, with opportunities available with maintenance, repair, auto body shop, car wash, car rental and aftermarket parts and accessories franchises, and the Franchise Direct Automotive Report explains the trends that are shaping this fascinating industry. You'll also be able to access financial info on many of the top franchises in the industry. This report is an invaluable resource for anyone considering purchasing an automotive franchise.