Macroeconomic situation in Russia. Aftersales market in recovery or stagnation?2 April 2021
For sure COVID-19 left a dramatic impact worldwide and particularly in Russia. 4.4 million people were infected year-to-date, and 2 months of isolation since March 2020 resulted in serious…Lee mas
Eric Devos, President of GiPA, took part of the recent ‘Journal de l’Automobile’ Trophy18 February 2021
Great opportunity to speak about the French automotive aftermarket.Lee mas
Alternative engines: When would they impact the aftermarket in Mexico?9 February 2021
The size of the aftermarket business in Mexico has been affected in recent years by several variables. Drivers are making less workshop entries and car registrations have been on the decline since…Lee mas
The Portuguese hybridization roll-back12 January 2021
The new Portuguese state budget agreed at the end of Novemberis now in effect. In 2021, hybrids (PHEV and MEV) with a minimum electrical range of 50 km, will have less discounts on the ISV (New…Lee mas
Characteristics of the Polish car parc and its impact on the drivers behaviour.1 December 2020
The Polish car parc it has a huge impact on the car parc structure and drivers behaviour.
In most of the European countries size, age and structure of the car parc is directly related to sales of…Lee mas
Outlook of the aftermarket business recovery in Brazil5 November 2020
The Brazilian recovery speed from the Covid-19 crisis surprises specialists and poses the question: is it sustainable or shall we expect a relapse? What about the aftermarket?
Since the beginning…Lee mas
In the post epidemic era, does the situation of shared mobility create more opportunities or challenges in the Chinese market?1 October 2020
The people’s demand for healthy travel is linked to the development of shared mobility
Compared with other cluster travel modes such as trains and buses, the health security of shared mobility…Lee mas
The importance of used cars for the UK aftermarket is intensified by the Covid-19 crisis3 September 2020
With approximately 7.9 million used passenger cars sold in 2019, the UK has the highest used car volume of all the EU5 countries (France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom). In…Lee mas
Director of GiPA Brazil pilots a Formula Vee for the first time at Interlagos and guarantees the podium12 August 2020
Laurent Guerinaud, director of GiPA do Brasil, a Frenchman living in the country for 10 years, came back to car racing this weekend (08-09/08/2020). In the four races played, he climbed 3 times to…Lee mas
The new customers of the Argentine automotive market and industry4 August 2020
Learn more about the factors on the recovery rate the Argentine automotive market and industry will have in the face of the financial crisis due to the covid19.
Argentina is not unaffected by…Lee mas
What are the prospects for the after-sales in France?27 July 2020
More than three months after the beginning of the lockdown, we have taken a new step following the announcements made on 14th June, i.e. the opening of restaurants and schools, towards – what we…Lee mas
Why are Germany´s car repairers doing so well during the Coronavirus crisis?2 June 2020
Par rapport à d’autres marchés européens, l’Allemagne se porte relativement bien sur le marché secondaire de l’automobile pendant la crise des coronavirus. Alors que nous constatons une baisse…Lee mas
Perspective of the aftermarket business in Italy13 May 2020
L’Italie a été le premier pays d’Europe occidentale à subir l’impact de la crise de Covid-19. Le 8 mars, le gouvernement italien a quarintiné le pays et fermé la plupart des entreprises.
Russian aftermarket specifics. Can we expect a recovery?23 April 2020
Nous sommes tous en mode crise, mais quand cela frappe (comme en ce moment), les professionnels sont prêts à prendre les décisions sur la base d’une analyse solide. GiPA a agi rapidement pour…Lee mas
COVID-19 impact on the 5 largest European countries aftermarket17 April 2020 Lee mas
Will electric vehicles kill the Spanish independent aftermarket?19 March 2020
Spain´s automotive market will have a continuous increase in sales of electric vehicles (EVs), and there is a strong concern for the traditional automotive stakeholders: how will this…Lee mas
Variables that affect the workshop entries in the aftermarket in Mexico20 February 2020
First important fact: The growth of the automotive aftermarket in a country highly depends on car registrations. With an increasing trend in car sales, usually the vehicle parc´s increase…Lee mas
First independent and multi-brand study on drivers of semi-automated vehicles and their vision on autonomous car20 February 2019
- Advanced driver assistance systems have already an impact on roads by inducing a safer driving (accidents, insurance…).
- Two thirds of drivers who own semi-automated vehicles are ready for…
CITIES / MEGACITIES, A NEW AGENT INFLUENCE THE AUTOMOTIVE MARKET6 February 2019
Odette Dantas, Deputy General Manager GiPA France will present the results of a global survey conducted in 2017 and 2018 interviewing drivers, in face-to-face, in 26 megacities and…Lee mas
10th International GiPA Day a Roaring Success30 January 2019
On the 18th January 2019 GiPA held its annual International GiPA Day in Frankfurt. For the 10th year in a row GiPA hosted automotive aftermarket leaders who have provided their expert insights…Lee mas
URBAGORA: Save the date, 4-5 April 201929 January 2019
GiPA, founding member of the Megacities Institute will be happy to welcome you for its second event Urbagora dedicated to urban life and mobility.Lee mas
New Chief Executive Officer – GiPA1 January 2019
General Manager of GiPA Spain, Fernando Lopez, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of GiPA, effective from January 1, 2019.
Fernando Lopez is now responsible for all countries where GiPA…Lee mas
SIMI aftermarket conference in Dublin26 September 2018
GiPA UK to participate to the Independent Aftermarket Conference 2018 organised by SIMI in Dublin. The presentation will focused of aftermarket consolidation in Europe and Irish market and present…Lee mas
Connected services1 June 2018
The OBD connector will not be removed. Access to the information and the flow of data made available by each vehicle via the OBD port is essential for diagnosis, maintenance, repair, or updating…Lee mas
GiPA increases its presence in Asia with the launch of its PAD programme in South Korea30 March 2018
After listening to its customers, GiPA has decided to add South Korea to the list of countries covered by its ATO / PAD multi-subscription programmes.
After more than 10 years of steady growth,…Lee mas
Urbagora – The first European meeting on the future of urban life. Paris, France9 March 2018
On the 5th & 6th of April, in Paris, the Megacities Institute association, co-founded by Allianz, Bosch, and GiPA, will host the event Urbagora. Two topics will take centre stage during this…Lee mas
Two-wheels market data now available in the UK5 March 2018
GiPA UK’s motorcycle repairer survey results are now available, investigating the motorcycle tyre market in the UK.
Looking at how motorcycle focused franchised dealers, independent…Lee mas
GiPA support CASCA in China11 December 2017
In China, CAAM founded in 1987 and supervised by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China, is a non-Profit Organisation which consists of supporting the…Lee mas
Irish market data now available1 December 2017
GiPA’s Republic of Ireland driver survey results are now available, providing an in-depth analysis of the car market in Ireland.
With new passenger car registrations in Ireland dipping in 2017,…Lee mas
Chinese drivers’ behaviour suitable to 300 km EVs’ range26 October 2017
According to the lastest study carried out by GiPA on behalf of the Megacities Institute, released at the Autonomy show in Paris on the 21st of October 2017, Chinese drivers’ habits mean the…Lee mas
Innovative training supports21 October 2017
With solutions such as e-learning, serious games, and many other options, aftermarket professionals can now learn without ever leaving the workshop. What training topics are covered ? Are these…Lee mas
Moroccan aftermarket overview and dynamic18 October 2017
GiPA, guest speaking at EquipAuto 2017, goes into detail, on the show’s TV news, about the dynamics of the Moroccan automotive market and the opportunites it presents in terms of the…Lee mas
The connected workshop17 October 2017
Digital advances directly impact aftermarket professionals daily:
– From the repairers with connected diagnostic and technical information.
– To the drivers who have new routes to market…
GiPA’s excellence Awards24 May 2017
Bologna, Prizegiving ceremony of GiPA’s excellence Awards: 12 trophies are awarded to pre-eminent Italian automobile aftermaket exponents, during Autopromotec Fair, in a crowded hall and in the…Lee mas
Foundation of the “Megacities Institute”22 March 2017
Eric Devos has been interviewed by the french media http://www.autok7.press/megacities-institute-ne-observer-levolution-100-monstres-urbains-seront-frontiere-ultime-de-lhumanite/
Foundation of the “Megacities Institute”21 March 2017
The aim of the “Megacities Institute” is to study the variety of solutions implemented by the megacities around the world to solve these problems, assess them and disseminate them. The…Lee mas
GiPA Group strengthens its organization in the UK22 February 2017
As of the 1st January 2017, Quentin Le Hetet has been appointed General Manager of GiPA UK.
Quentin began working for the GiPA Group in Paris in 2013, having previously worked as a consultant…Lee mas
GiPA’s 8th international meeting in Frankfurt19 January 2017
GiPA’s 8th international meeting will take place in Frankfurt the 19th of January 2017. This meeting is an opportunity to meet GiPA’s country managers coming from 13 countries all over the world…Lee mas
Traffic restrictions due to air pollution in Spain3 January 2017
For the 1st time Madrid was imposed traffic restrictions due to air pollution. Fernando Lopez, GiPA Spain manager, was interviewed by a leading TV channel.
For any further information (spain…Lee mas
World Automotive Conference in Turkey 201629 November 2016
Quentin Le Hetet attended the World Automotive Conference in Istanbul on the 29th and 30th of November. As a representative of GiPA in Turkey, he animated a round table about the future of the…Lee mas
How does financing boost second hand sales in France ?13 October 2016
What if the VO grows in scope, while generating more profits?
By developing financing and, if possible, in the form of LOA, this activity becomes very profitable, as shown by the focus groups…Lee mas
Automotive repairers :a profession which has a future29 July 2016
Odette Dantas (GiPA France) is interviewed by the CNPA (national council of automotive industry) on the opportunity and the future of the automotive repairers.
For any further information,…Lee mas
New web site for GiPA Group!30 May 2016
GiPA – Research Company dedicated to the automotive aftermarket – has developed a wide international coverage that allowed it to build a global vision of the automotive aftermarket.
Today, GiPA…Lee mas
GiPA attended Taysad VII. Aftermarket conference in Istanbul27 May 2016
Quentin Le Hetet, who coordinates Turkish market for GiPA, participated to Taysad Aftermarket Conference on the 27th of May in Istanbul.
In his presentation, Quentin presented the market…Lee mas