Breaking auto aftermarket industry trends and auto aftermarket research articles. For SEMA, AASA and Auto Care Association members.

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November 2012: Monthly Vehicle Sales vs Consumer Confidence

New automotive industry statistics: After a somewhat slow October…

Purchase Frequency by Vehicle Owned

Have you ever wondered how often enthusiasts tend to buy auto…

Bringing the Web to Your Vehicle

A popular trend with car manufacturers over recent years has…

Enthusiasts: Time Between Decision and Actual Purchase of Auto Parts & Accessories

Today, we are going to look at some of our own auto parts market…

The Top 5 Most Sold Vehicles of 2012

The automotive industry has been on the path to recovery with…

Vehicles at the 2012 SEMA Show

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The SEMA Show draws all kinds of different entities of the automotive…

3 Things Aftermarket Retail Stores Need to Stay Ahead of the Curve

There's a lot of competition in the automotive aftermarket—retail…

Vehicle Segment Trends by Region

Jumpstart Automotive Group released a report on online car shopping…

Engine Block Buyers: Amount Spent Annually on Parts and Accessories

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Have you ever wondered exactly how much the automotive enthusiast…

3 Things You Didn't Know about 1994-2004 Mustang Owners

The fourth generation Ford Mustang, also known as "SN-95," included…

A Sign Auto Parts Retail Sales Are Slowing?

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Today's trend is a little concerning: the growth in auto parts…

Grow Sales With New Products From the SEMA Show

Welcome back to the Hedges & Company blog, today we cover…