Motus - Overview

Motus is a highly competitive and profitable vehicle group, focused on creating value for customers across the vehicle value chain.

Motus, a distributor and retailer of vehicles and related products and services in Southern Africa and selected international markets, provides an integrated offering of services across all segments of the vehicle value chain for a broad range of the world's most respected vehicle brands.

Vehicle Import and Distribution

  • Exclusive South African importer of Hyundai, Kia, Renault, Mitsubishi and five smaller automotive brands.
  • Distributorships in six African countries, mainly Nissan.

Vehicle Retail and Rental

  • South Africa
    – Represents 22 OEMs through 358 vehicle dealerships (including 94 pre-owned), 245 franchised dealerships and 19 commercial vehicle dealerships.
    – 113 car rental outlets in South Africa (Europcar and Tempest) and 16 in Southern Africa.
  • 58 commercial dealerships in the UK.
  • 18 dealerships in Australia.

Aftermarket Parts

  • Distributor, wholesaler and retailer of accessories and parts for older vehicles, through 700 AAAS (previously Midas) and Alert Engine Parts and Turbo Exchange owned and franchised stores.

Motor Related Financial Services

  • Manager and administrator of service and warranty plans for ~480 000 vehicles.
  • Developer and distributor of innovative vehiclerelated financial products and services through dealer and vehicle finance channels, and a national call centre.
  • Fleet management services.