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Classic Car Dealers: Market Research Report

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Classic Car Dealers Market Research Report | NAICS OD5716 | Sep 2016

Investment vehicle: Despite slow growth in per capita disposable incomes, car sales will rise

IBISWorld’s Classic Car Dealers market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$1bn
Annual Growth 11-16
0.0%
Annual Growth 16-21
Annual Growth
Profit
Profit
Employment
3,675
Businesses
1,966
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Industry dealers will benefit from higher demand for classic cars
  • Differing prices of classic cars means widely varying profit from one dealer to another
  • The industry’s rising demand and low entry barriers are encouraging new entrants
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

As economic recovery picks up steam, demand for classic cars of all makes and models is anticipated to grow. That growth will encourage more companies to enter the industry, increasing competition. Long-term industry growth prospects will also be moderated by external competition from online-only dealers. Web-based car dealers pose a formidable external threat to the industry because these operators can market to an international audience and have lower operational costs... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The distribution of classic car dealerships broadly follows population trends, though regions with more car-friendly cultures and infrastructure tend to have stronger representation. This relationship is further complicated by population density patterns, which enable dealerships and salesmen in densely populated areas to serve customers more efficiently than rural dealers. Due to the region's engrained car culture, the Southeast represents the vast majority of classic car dealer activity.

The Southeast leads in its share of industry establishments, accounting for 32.4% of dealers' locations. At 25.6% o.. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Classic Car Dealers Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Classic Car Dealers Industry are

  • Provision of superior after sales service
  • Superior financial management and debt management
  • Effective cost controls
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per capita disposable income and Aggregate household debt in the Classic Car Dealers industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more

     


    Industry ProductsRelated Reports

    What is the Classic Car Dealers Industry?

    This industry sells classic and antique cars. IBISWorld defines a classic car as either a foreign- or US-made vehicle that was manufactured more than 25 years ago and is no longer in production. An antique car is defined as a vehicle manufactured more than 45 years ago. Companies may sell previously purchased cars or third-party vehicles on consignment. They may also sell vehicles at an auction, but individuals who sell their own cars at an auction are excluded from this industry.

    Industry Products
    FerrariBlue chip classicsGerman classicsAmerican muscle carsAmerican antiques and affordable classicsBritish classics
     
    Industry Activities
    Retailing classic carsRetailing antique carsAuctioning classic carsAuctioning antique carsRetailing third party-owned vehicles on consignment


    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Aggregate household debt
  • Price of new cars
  • World price of crude oil
  • Time spent on leisure and sports
  • Current Performance
  • Industry landscape
  • Consumer demand for classic and antique cars
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Price points
  • External competition
  • Table: Classic Car Dealers Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Classic Car Dealers Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Auto Mechanics
  • Auto Parts Stores
  • Automobile Wholesaling
  • Car Body Shops
  • Products & Services
  • Ferrari
  • Blue chip classics
  • German classics
  • American muscle cars
  • American antiques and affordable classics
  • British classics
  • Chart: Classic Car Dealers Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Consumers aged 55 and above
  • Consumers aged 35-54
  • Consumers aged 18-34
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Classic Car Dealers Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Classic Car Dealers
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal
  • External
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Classic Car Dealers Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Classic Car Dealers Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Classic Car Dealers Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Per Capita Disposable Income (2007-2021)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Antique Car
  • An American- or foreign-built vehicle that was manufactured more than 45 years ago and is no longer in production.
  • Classic Car
  • An American- or foreign-built vehicle that was manufactured more than 25 years ago and is no longer in production.
  • Consignment
  • Placing any material in the hand of another, but retaining ownership until the goods are sold. This industry may sell third party-owned vehicles on consignment, and garner a commission fee.

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    This report on Classic Car Dealers:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Classic Car Dealers market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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