Auto Parts Inflation Slowing Down
In January 2023, the CPI for Motor Vehicle Parts and Equipment rose 8.3% over January of 2022.
Trends That Drive Aftermarket Service Opportunities
Economic data is often out of date before it’s been analyzed – but here’s current information about the auto aftermarket.
Economic Indicators Influencing IRF Philosophies
How economic charts can make both dollars and sense to today’s independent shop owner.
Vehicles In Operation: How Many? And How Old?
Looking back at auto sales from years past also brings to light some good news for the aftermarket.
How’s Business? Zooming In On Aftermarket Indicators
Macro- and micro-level economic data can give a good indicator on the state of the automotive aftermarket.