scope & impact
Auto care by the numbers
The Auto Care Association has more than 3,000 member companies representing approximately 150,000 independent businesses that manufacture, distribute and sell motor vehicle parts, accessories, tools, equipment, materials and supplies, and perform vehicle service and repair.
industry employs more than four million people.
sales in 2013 totaled $318.2 billion—a 3.4% increase over the previous
year—contributing more than 2.3 percent to the U.S. GDP.