MOTUS is a diversified (non-manufacturing) business in the automotive sector with unrivalled scale and scope in South Africa, and a selected international presence — primarily in the UK and Australia.
Our Fully Integrated
business model operates across the automotive value chain.
MOTUS is the most competitive and profitable non-manufacturing automotive group in sub-Saharan Africa, with selected investments beyond the continent.
MOTUS started with the purchase of a petrol station in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa. Today, our business is the leading vehicle business in South Africa and on the African continent, as well as one of the biggest end-to-end vehicle businesses in the world.
Go through the MOTUS 70-year journey.
Imperial dealership is started from Barney’s Super service station
Launches Imperial Car Rental (now Europcar SA)
Imperial lists on the JSE
Acquires Mercurius – with three Mercedes-Benz franchises