Auto Care Factbook
The Auto Care Association has released its industry-leading online publications, the 2024 Auto Care Factbook and the 2024 Auto Care Factbook and Lang Annual
2024 Auto Care Factbook
The award-winning Auto Care Factbook provides a comprehensive overview of the entire auto care industry and includes many features such as downloadable charts, tables and graphs, live embedded hyperlinks and bookmarks.
New value-added content in the 33rd edition includes an extended industry forecast through 2026 by S&P Global. New features include driving behavior event frequency, retail tire sales trends, aftermarket service satisfaction, an overview of the Chinese electric vehicle aftermarket, medium and heavy duty vehicle parts branding data, tool and equipment purchasing trend data, highlights of Peru’s automotive aftermarket and updated financial markets commentary, consumer behavior data and global vehicle registration data. The Factbook also includes access to interactive, up-to-date economic and industry indicator data via our TrendLens™ platform.
In our most informative Factbook yet, readers will find:
An overview of China's electric vehicle market
Updated adoption rates for alternative powertrain vehicles;
Updated collision industry metrics including average repair costs and for the top 50 components;
Tool and equipment purchasing trends based on recent surveys of shop owners;
Driving behavior event frequency, including rapid acceleration and hard breaking events;
Retail tire sales trends;
Consumer satisfaction with aftermarket service;
Medium and heavy duty vehicle parts branding data;
Highlights of the Peruvian, Mexican, Bolivian and Chilean aftermarkets, including VIO, top selling vehicle, and EV adoption stats;
Guidelines on how to use TrendLens™ to interactively compare data series with our trend comparison tool.
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2024 Auto Care Factbook and Lang Annual
The only publication of its kind, this report includes the Auto Care Factbook plus the Lang Aftermarket Annual. This digital version includes data on light vehicle sales volume for 80 key aftermarket product categories, sales percentage growth, light vehicle product growth and much more.
Trends and analysis:
- 6 Channels
- 16 Outlets
- 20 Markets
- 80 Products
- 100s of Trends
- 300+ Pages
frequently asked questions
The Auto Care Factbook is the #1 source for automotive aftermarket industry data, trends and insights. The Auto Care Factbook annually reports on the motor vehicle auto care industry among other key indicators. The report includes:
- U.S. Motor Vehicle Auto Care Industry
- Financial Benchmarks
Auto Care Industry
- Auto Care Industry Segments
- Vehicle Registrations and Usage
- State Summary Statistics
- Global Auto Care Industry
The Lang Aftermarket Annual Report provides unprecedented in-depth analysis of all key aspects of the light vehicle aftermarket in the U.S. combined with the Auto Care Factbook. The report includes all areas covered in the Factbook plus:
- 80 Products analyzed
- Service and Do-It-Yourself markets
- Distribution channels
- Foreign and Domestic vehicle aftermarket
- Vehicle age
- Jobber population
- Purchased Services
- Mileage analysis
- Vehicle population and mix
- Accessory and Specialty Equipment volume
- Plus many other key areas
The Auto Care Association’s award-winning digital Auto Care Factbook is the industry’s first choice for critical market data and trend information.
The expanded version of the Auto Care Factbook is paired with the Lang Aftermarket Annual, which features a comprehensive analysis of light vehicle sales volume for 80 key auto care product categories, sales percentage growth, light vehicle product growth and much more.
You’ll get access to essential information on:
- IHS Markit’s extended industry forecast through 2021
- Updated Consumer Profiles for DIY-DIFM demographics
- IMR Insights on millennial light maintenance DIYers
- Reasons Why consumers choose DIY and DIFM outlets
- DIY Propensity and shop averages
- Hybrid Vehicles Summary and Vehicle Operating Costs
Join Auto Care today.
Yes, in early summer all employees Auto Care member companies at can access a free copy of the latest version of the Auto Care Association’s annual Auto Care Factbook—the auto care industry’s standard reference for tracking economic and industry indicators.
The factbook has downloadable charts, tables and graphs that break down valuable information for you to boost your automotive business opportunities, as well as hyperlinks and bookmarks to automotive industry websites.