Did you know? Vehicle Miles Traveled in July was down 11.2% compared to July 2019. While we are closing the shortfall (VMT was down almost 40% in April) the gains are starting to come more slowly. Traffic was down the most in the Northeast states (-15.4%) while the North Central states were the most improved, down only 9.7%. Services Research Data, Research & Trend Analysis Data Visualization Our Services Resources Our Resources Other Research Research November Retail Sales at Parts Stores Remain Up Sales remain above the long-term trend. Research Parts, Tire Store Sales Remain Strong in September 2020 Sales have remained above the long-term trend since May.