All five regions reported increases in traffic volume in January versus 2016.
Travel for the month of January is estimated at 242.3 billion vehicle miles nationwide according to the most recent data released by the Federal Highway Administration. The January result continues the trend of increased driving that had led to the growth in both auto physical damage insurance claims and collision repair industry volume.
January’s traffic volume represents an increase of just 2.2 percent or 5.2 billion vehicle miles over January 2016.
All five regions in the U.S. saw increased driving during January, an improvement over December