Car & Automotive Franchises For Sale

In the US, having a car isn’t a luxury - it’s a necessity. Even in the COVID-19 era, automobiles play an important role in the health of our economy. 95% of American households have a car, and there are 273.6 million vehicles on the road in the US right now. And all of those vehicles need to be cleaned, maintained, and repaired every year. From replacement parts and tires to collision repairs and auto accessories, there’s a huge aftermarket in the auto franchise industry.

For all of these reasons and more, auto franchises are among the best businesses to invest in right now. Automobile servicing, parts, and repair are all in high demand, and by owning

See All Auto Franchises

Did You Know?

On average, there are 1.88 vehicles per U.S. household

SOURCE: Statista

By 2020, 10% of auto aftermarket part sales, equal to $20 billion of transactions, will occur online

SOURCE: Frost & Sullivan

The US auto aftermarket, a $296 billion industry in 2018, is projected to grow by 3.4% per year

SOURCE: Automotive Aftermarket

There were 37,645 auto franchises in the United States at the end of 2017

SOURCE: IHS Economics


Frost & Sullivan

Automotive Aftermarket

IHS Economics

Types of Auto Franchises

The average age of US cars on the road is nearly 12 years old, which means there’s no shortage of demand for automobile services, including repairs, auto parts, and cosmetics according to the Bureau of Transportation.

As cars age, they need replacement parts and regular maintenance to keep them running. In the case of a car accident, vehicles often require repairs, insurance agents, and cosmetic adjustments. Other popular automotive franchise categories include car washes, custom paint jobs, and aftermarket updates like window tinting. And for those who don’t like staying in one place, a mobile car detailing franchise is the perfect business opportunity.

First Time Considering a Franchise?

We recommend that you check out our Franchising F.A.Q. before getting started!

Car & Automotive Franchises For Sale Currently Available:

Ziebart offers superior proprietary products and services and a diverse business model. Specializing in professional automotive detailing, window tinting, paint protection films, fabric and rust protection, sprayed-on bed...

150k Minimum Cash Required

Join the next revolution in advertising with Runningboards Marketing! Our Digital Advertising Vehicles use high-impact LED screens to drive client messages straight to their target audience. Learn more about the costs,...

70k Minimum Cash Required

Creative Colors International franchisees offer convenient, on-site repairs to vinyl, velour, leather, plastics, carpeting, and other material, at a cost far less than replacement parts.

90k Minimum Cash Required

Velox Insurance is one of the Southeast’s premier independent insurance agencies. We are looking for ambitious, goal driven, and customer focused franchisees to continue our growth nationwide. We currently have 40...

50k Minimum Cash Required

Always In Demand - While some businesses are at the mercy of the ups and downs of the market, our industry provides something that people always need. So even if the economy falters, there will always be demand for the...

100k Minimum Cash Required

NuVinAir® Global continues to raise the bar in the world of vehicle cleanliness with a revolutionary, patented line of products and defined revenue-generating-platforms specific to the automotive industry. NuVinAir® Global...

500k Minimum Cash Required
Why Consider an Automotive Franchise

The customer pool for auto franchises is large--and only getting bigger. That means the demand for aftermarket automobile services is growing too. Even when the economy is tight, people will need repair services to keep their cars on the road for longer.

Investing in an auto franchise opportunity is a smart move to capitalize on this steadily growing industry with high demand. With an initial investment of just $20,000, you can become an entrepreneur in the thriving automobile sector. Ready to put yourself in the driver's seat of your life?

Find Your Franchise

Popular Automotive Franchise Categories

There are many great franchise opportunities in the automotive industry. Explore some of the most popular types of businesses in this category:

Auto Detailing & Car Wash Franchises

People wash their cars for a variety of reasons. For starters, a well-maintained automobile will be worth more come trade-in time. The transformation of an unbelievably filthy vehicle into one that's sparkling clean is a real mood booster too. Owning an auto detailing and car wash franchise is an excellent way to make a good living while helping people improve the way their cars look.

Explore Opportunities

Auto Paint & Body Shop Franchises

If you have a passion for helping customers ensure that their automobiles always look their best, consider buying an auto paint and body franchise. As a franchisee, you’ll offer services such as bumper repair, paintless dent repair, and minor collision repair. You might also include services such as window tinting and headlight restoration.

Explore Opportunities

Auto Parts Franchises

An automobile isn't a cohesive unit. Instead, it's a collection of hundreds of parts that work together to get you from point A to point B. Occasionally, these parts will fail. When they do, an auto parts business is likely to supply the replacement part.

There are an estimated 287 registered vehicles in the US. This means that there’s plenty of opportunity for an auto parts franchise owner. There is strong and consistent demand in this industry, because car owners often have no choice but to replace a part when it gets worn out.

Explore Opportunities

Auto Repair Franchises

Millions of people across the U.S. drive vehicles daily, relying on their vehicles for transportation to work, school, hobbies, vacations and more. If something goes wrong that prevents their vehicle from operating, they need to get it fixed. That’s where you come in. As the owner of an auto repair franchise, you'll tap into this potentially lucrative business opportunity by offering services such as brake installation, wheel alignment, tire rotation, oil changes, mechanical repairs and more.

Explore Opportunities

Car Rental Franchises

When people travel for business, for pleasure, or to see friends and relatives, they often need a rental car to get around town. A car rental franchise allows you to give these travelers a temporary set of wheels. As a franchise owner, you’ll benefit from solid brand awareness, training, and everything you need to launch your business.

Explore Opportunities

Gas Station Franchises

Gas stations are a multi-billion-dollar business in this country, and fuel sales show no signs of slowing down. Consider purchasing a gas station franchise if you want to tap into the immense profitability potential of this growing industry.

As a franchisee, you’ll have the opportunity to sell gasoline and diesel along with an array of products to meet the needs of weary travelers. This includes food and snack items, refreshing beverages, automotive accessories, and more!

Explore Opportunities

More Automotive Franchise Opportunities

Other popular automotive franchise for sale include: Auto Transmission, Bicycle & Motorcycle, Muffler/Brake Repair, and Oil Change franchises.

Find Your Franchise