The Midas Auto Repair Franchise is one of the best-known and most-trusted automobile brands in the world. Since 1956, Midas has been a dominant force in the tire and automotive repair industries, with more than 1,000 auto repair stores in the United States and more than 1,300 worldwide. As a franchise opportunity, we have won and earned accolades, acknowledgements, and awards. "Entrepreneur" magazine's annual list of the 500 top franchise opportunities has consistently named Midas as one of the best franchise opportunities in the United States - and the top-rated automotive brand.
The market for general automotive repair was $37 billion in 2013, according to estimates by the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association. The AAIA expects that number to grow to $39.8 billion by this year, 2016. to put those numbers in perspective, it means the average licensed driver in the United States will spend about $200 a year on auto repairs and maintenance.