Statistics that put the North American automotive aftermarket into perspective.
Average increase in a company’s sales, attributable to positive comments from customers.
Percentage of a service facility’s most satisfied customers who consistently say they will definitely recommend the shop to others.
2018 J.D. Power Canada Customer Service Index Long-Term Study
Percentage of fuel and maintenance dollars the average Canadian household stands to save by driving electric vehicles.
2 Degrees Institute
Industry experts agree that while half of new vehicles will be electrified by 2025, at least 90% of vehicles in operation will be equipped with internal-combustion engines for decades to come.
Percentage of customers who choose a premium oil filter when they do their own shopping, demonstrating their willingness to pay for quality.
Percentage of vehicles on North America roads that have at least one low tire. Nearly half (44%) of all drivers say they don’t check their own tire pressure.
Tire & Rubbers Association of Canada
Amount the average Canadian owes in non-mortgage consumer debt.
Ipsos Global News
Expected global sales of automotive lifts by the end of 2026. That would represent a compounded annual growth rate of 4.1% since 2017.
Automotive Lifts Market report by Fact.MR
Number of new-car dealerships in the U.S. in July 2018.
Urban Science, mid-year Automotive Franchise Activity Report
Number of new car and truck dealerships in Canada. Dealerships employ 150,000 people nationwide.
Canadian Automotive Dealers Association