Growth driven by second quarter sales, up 14% April through June versus past year.
Lower fuel prices at the pump may be providing a greater incentive for consumers to hit the road.
U.S. Automotive Aftermarket Industry Swayed By Lower Retail Pricing, Weather Patterns In 2016, Reports NPD Group
Macro trends, including an increase in miles driven and new car sales, lower-priced gasoline and unpredictable weather patterns, impacted the industry’s annual performance.