Automotive Services Market Report 2007


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May 2007find similar
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13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Automotive Services 2007

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Car Servicing And Mechanical Repairs

Franchised Car Dealers

Independent Garages

Garage Chains And Autocentres

Fast-fit Centres

Mobile Service Units

Car Body Repairs

Car Breakdown And Recovery Services

Market Trends

Consumer Awareness Of Servicing Options

Standards Set To Rise Across The Automotive-services Sector

Mot Failure

Consolidation Continues In The Retail Sector

Regulatory Requirements

Economic Trends

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons

Household Disposable Income

Table: Household Disposable Income

Market Position

The Uk

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged

Table: Turnover Of Uk Enterprises Engaged In The Sale, Maintenance And Repair Of Motor Vehicles And

Overseas

Number Of Vehicles In Use In Europe

Table: Great Britain's Share Of The Eu23 Passenger-car

2. Market Size

The Total Market

Table: The Uk Market For Automotive Services

Figure: The Uk Market For Automotive Services

By Market Sector

Car Servicing And Mechanical Repairs

Table: The Uk Market For Car Servicing And

Car Body Repairs

Table: The Uk Market For Car Body Repairs

Car Breakdown And Recovery Services

Table: The Uk Market For Car Breakdown And

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Number Of Companies

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In

Employment

Table: Number Of Employee Jobs In The Maintenance And Repair Of Motor Vehicles In Great Britain (000),-

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises Engaged In The Maintenance And Repair Of Motor Vehicles By Employment Sizeband (number And %), And

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Local Units Engaged In The Maintenance And Repair Of Motor Vehicles By Government Office Region (number And %),

Table: Number Of Cars Licensed In Great Britain

Distribution

How Robust Is The Market?

New Car Registrations

Table: Number Of New Car Registrations

Figure: Number Of New Car Registrations

Age Profile Of Licensed Cars

Table: Number Of Licensed Cars In Great Britain

Table: Breakdown Of Licensed Cars In Great Britain

Table: Number Of Used-car Sales

Figure: Number Of Used-car Sales

Number Of Cars On The Road

Table: Number Of Cars On Uk Roads

Age Of Vehicle Maintenance And Repair Businesses

Table: Number Of Uk Vat-based Enterprises

Legislation

Key Trade Associations

Automotive Distribution Federation

British Rubber Manufacturers Association

Garage Equipment Association

Independent Garage Association

Mvra

National Tyre Distributors Association

Retail Motor Industry Federation

Society Of Motor Manufacturers And Traders

Used Tyre Working Group

4. Competitor Analysis

The Marketplace

Car Dealers

Breakdown And Recovery Organisations

Fast-fit Centres

Leading Car Dealers

Dixon Motors Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Inchcape Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Lookers Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Pendragon Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Reg Vardy Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Companies

Arnold Clark Automobiles Ltd

Camden Motor Group Ltd

Ryland Group Ltd

Sytner Group Ltd

Leading Breakdown And Recovery Organisations

The Automobile Association Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Green Flag Holdings Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Rac Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Leading Fast-fit Centres

Halfords Group Plc

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Kwik-fit Group Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Stapleton's (tyre Services) Ltd

Company Structure

Current And Future Developments

Financial Results

Other Market Leaders

Nationwide Accident Repair Services Plc

Financial Results

Unipart Group Of Companies Ltd

Financial Results

Outside Suppliers

Autoparts

Garage Equipment

Motor Finance

Tyres

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Selected Automotive Services (£000), Year Ending September

Motor Dealers

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Motor Dealers (£000), Year Ending September

Breakdown Services

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Breakdown Services (£000), Year Ending September

Motor Components And Accessories

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Tyre And Exhaust Centres

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Tyre And Exhaust Centres (£000), Year Ending September

Servicing And Tuning

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Servicing And Tuning (£000), Year Ending September

Exhibitions

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

Household Expenditure On Automotive Services

Table: Average Weekly Uk Household Expenditure

Table: Average Weekly Uk Household Expenditure On

Table: Average Weekly Uk Household Expenditure

Car Ownership Levels

Table: Penetration Of Car Ownership For Private

Average Annual Mileage

Table: Average Annual Mileage Of Cars

Table: Mileage Driven By British Car Owners

Mot Tests And Causes Of Failure

Table: Mot Test Results For Cars And Other Passenger Vehicles (million And %),/2002-2005/

Table: The Main Reasons For Failing The Mot Test

Purchasing Of Car Accessories

Table: Purchasing Of Tyres, Anti-freeze, Car Polish,

Membership Of A Breakdown Organisation

Table: Membership Of A Motoring Breakdown Organisation By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region (% Of Households),

Table: How The Membership Fee For A Motoring Breakdown Organisation Is Paid By Sex, Age, Social Grade And Region

7. Current Issues

Industry Standards

Vauxhall Approved Bodyshops

Publicly Available Specification

New Test For Roadside Technicians

Industry Developments

Duty-of-care Requirements

Car Warranties

Future Influences On The Industry

Consumer Demand

Car Care Declining

Sales Of Older, Larger Cars Increase

Corporate Activity

The Political Scene

Mot Tests

Government Proposals To Make The Mot Test A Biannual Check

Elv Regulations Come Into Effect

Road Safety Act

Council Calls For Renewal Of The Block Exemption Regulation

The Environment

8. The Global Market

Europe

Number Of New Vehicle Registrations

Passenger Cars

Table: Number Of New Car Registrations In Selected

Commercial Vehicles

Table: Number Of New Commercial-vehicle Registrations

Number Of Vehicles In Use

Table: Number Of Passenger Cars And Commercial Vehicles In Use In The Eu23† (million),-

Passenger Cars

Table: Number Of Passenger Cars In Use In The Eu23†

Commercial Vehicles

Table: Number Of Commercial Vehicles In Use In The Eu23†

The Us

Table: Independent General Mechanical Repair Centres In The Us — Number Of Businesses, Total Sales And Number Of Vehicles Serviced (number, $bn And Million),-

Table: Breakdown Of Independent General Mechanical Repair Centres In The Us By Number Of Years In Business

Table: Breakdown Of Independent General Mechanical Repair Centres In The Us By Gross Annual Sales (%),

Japan

Table: Number Of New Vehicle Registrations

Table: Number Of Used-vehicle Sales In Japan

Table: Number Of Vehicles In Use In Japan

9. Forecasts

Introduction

The Economy

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Forecast Growth In Uk Gross Domestic

Population

Table: Forecast Uk Resident Population

Inflation

Table: Forecast Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-

Unemployment

Table: Forecast Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons

Forecasts To

Table: The Forecast Uk Market For Automotive Services

Car Servicing And Mechanical Repairs

Car Body Repairs

Car Breakdown And Recovery Services

Market Growth

Figure: The Uk Market For Automotive Services

Future Trends

More Cars On The Road

Expansion Plans Of The Major Vehicle Breakdown And

Further Consolidation In The Dealership Sector

10. Company Profiles

The Automobile Association Ltd

Halfords Group Plc

Inchcape Plc

Kwik-fit Group Ltd

Lookers Plc

Nationwide Accident Repair Services Plc

Pendragon Plc

Rac Plc

11. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

Key Findings This Quarter

The Willingness To Borrow

Confidence Improves

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing

Willingness To Borrow Slips Slightly

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order

Spending From Savings

Slight Increase In Spending From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items

Saving Grows In Relative Importance

Table D: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), February-

12. Further Sources

Associations

General Sources

Government Sources

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources

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