Increasing global vehicle population, connectivity trends and changing vehicle technology are creating strong disruptive forces within automotive aftermarket. As a result, this historically stable automotive vertical is rapidly transforming itself, creating both challenges and opportunities for existing and new stakeholders.
Frost & Sullivan’s Global Automotive Aftermarket program area takes a 360-view of the industry, examining and analyzing product, geographic, technological, and business trends covering the entirety of the market. Key areas that the program explores are:
- OES and aftermarket distribution
- Replacement product trends
- Emerging business models such as eretailing, telematics, connected services etc.
- Country and region level aftermarket trends
- Competitive part pricing trends and analytics
07 Jan 2022  |  Europe
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Sensors and Related Services Growth Opportunities in the European Aftermarket
Collision-repairs of ADAS Vehicles to Drive ADAS Sensor Replacement and Recalibration Demand in the Aftermarket
Driven by regulation, consumer acceptance, and rapid strides in active safety system technology, the penetration of Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) in European new Light Vehicle sales has grown at a blistering pace. Even as increasing ADAS-equipped vehicle sales are anticipated to translate into lower crash rates and severity in the long term...
21 Dec 2021  |  North America
Growth Opportunities for European Class 1–3 Replacement Tire Pressure Monitoring System Sensors Aftermarket, Category Management
Government Mandates on TPMS Sensors for Passenger Vehicles across Europe Drive Product Demand
This report explores the aftermarket for passenger car and light truck tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) sensors. The overall market is divided into direct fit, pre-programmed, and universal sensors based on the TPMS type. The research covers unit shipment, revenue, average price, distribution channel share, and major participants. The base ye...
10 Dec 2021  |  North America
Frost Radar™: Workshop Management Systems for Passenger Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Services in North America, 2021
A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action—Innovation that Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines
Vehicle maintenance and repair is a multibillion-dollar industry in North America. With new vehicles still in short supply during the COVID-19 pandemic, more drivers are keeping their current cars and light trucks. Proper maintenance, cosmetic care, and other services help keep them in top shape and on the road longer. Auto repair shops, detaile...
24 Nov 2021  |  Global
Key North American Aftermarket Distributors and Retailers in Medium and Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket Strategic Profiling and Growth Opportunities
Private Labeling, Digitization, and Supply Chain Optimization are top Growth Strategies
Frost & Sullivan's research service profiling key distributors and retailers in the North American medium and heavy-duty independent aftermarket benchmarks the top competitors in the industry. It analyzes and compares the key competitors across 5 main factors including: core operations, supply chain, financials, digitization, and product portfolio ...
09 Sep 2021  |  Global
Average Miles Driven and Spend Per Vehicle to Rise Sharply, Resulting in Transformational Growth
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected industries worldwide, but few felt it as directly as the global commercial vehicles aftermarket. The collapse of economic activity in many regions reduced the number of trucks on the road and average miles driven. It also has caused a skilled labor shortage of truck drivers, repair technicians, and other workers n...
06 Sep 2021  |  North America
Premium Wiper Blades Drive the Aftermarket’s Growth Strategies With Beam Blades Emerging as the Industry Standard
The North American wiper blades aftermarket is experiencing a major shift in demand from conventional to beam and hybrid product types. This offers significant growth potential for suppliers that can properly position their products with distributors and consumers. The total revenue of the wiper blades aftermarket is expected to rise from approxima...
23 Aug 2021  |  North America
Opportunities in the Automotive Tools Market
This study covers the independent automotive aftermarket vehicle service technicians’ choice of tools. The survey was conducted using a computer-assisted telephone interview methodology in 2020. In total, 523 automotive technicians were surveyed for this research. To qualify as a respondent, an automotive technician has to be working at least 32 ...
18 Aug 2021  |  North America
North American Class 1–3 Replacement Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensors Aftermarket, Category Management
Competitive Prices and the Advantage of Higher Vehicle Coverage are Driving the Future Growth Potential for Programmable TPMS Sensors
This report covers the class 1–3 vehicle TPMS aftermarket demand. The overall market has been divided by sensor type into direct-fit, pre-programmed, and programmable sensors. The study discusses unit shipments, revenue, average price, distribution channel share, and major participants for all the TPMS aftermarket sensor types. The base year for ...
16 Aug 2021  |
North American Medium and Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicles Replacement Filters Aftermarket, Category Management
Customer and Branding Strategies will be Key Differentiating Factors for Filter Suppliers and Open Up Growth Opportunities
Frost & Sullivan's research service on the class 4–8 filters aftermarket in North America forecasts market size till 2027. The base year is 2020, and the study period is 2017 to 2027. The study analyzes key Medium-duty (MD) and Heavy-duty (HD) truck filter replacement trends in the aftermarket. The filters covered in this study are oil, fuel, air...
13 Jul 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Innovative Business Models Propels Future Growth Potential
In 2020, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region faced significant challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic and oil price crash. Gross domestic product (GDP) in GCC nations contracted by 5%–10% in 2020. The GCC population dropped by 3%–5% due to expatriate exodus. Every industry and sector faced multiple disruptions. The GCC light vehicle afte...