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 United Kingdom and Australia and a limited presence in South East Asia, and Southern and East Africa.
Motus Group (UK) Ltd. manages the automotive interests of Motus Holdings Limited in the United Kingdom. These encompass 121 vehicle franchise outlets at 76 locations. The business additionally operates specialist commercial vehicle body shops and has further interests in parts and service facilities and commercial vehicle equipment supply.
Motus Group (UK) Ltd. encompasses the UK’s largest independent commercial vehicle dealer group and, with its passenger vehicle interests included, ranks inside the Top 15 of all UK automotive dealer groups. The company has annual revenues of over £1 billion and employs almost 3000 people across its operations.
Motus Group (UK) Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Motus Holdings Ltd, a group that has grown successfully across the UK over the years, with interests in trucks and vans, passenger cars, parts, servicing, body repairs and bodybuilding and the supply of commercial vehicle equipment such as tail-lifts, curtain-sides and roller doors. With the move by our South African operating parent company toward the Motus name – ‘motus’ is Latin for motion – Motus has been adopted as the new name for our leading UK automotive group. Although our name changes, our dedication, to the high standards of business that have helped us become one of the UK’s most successful independent groups, will remain and grow.
Motus Group (UK) Ltd. will continue the well-established traditions of the business to date; service excellence, reflected in all that we do, complemented by the high-quality commercial and passenger vehicles marques that we represent.
Currently, these include: Alfa Romeo, Citroen, Dacia, DAF, Fiat, Ford, Isuzu, Jeep, Kia, LDV, MAN, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Peugeot, Renault, Seat, Vauxhall and Volkswagen. Combined sales figures place the company well inside the Top 15 of UK automotive dealer groups overall.
Motus will be powered by its people – a diverse combination of experienced, educated and energetic individuals – whose progress will rely on strategic clarity, operational excellence and innovation. In short we are dedicated to powering the progress of Motus to become a highly competitive world class vehicle group.
Motus employs almost 3000 people nationally. Its footprint includes some 121 franchise outlets and it operates from 76 different locations. In addition, the business incorporates seven passenger car and commercial vehicle body repair locations and two specialist truck body builders, as well as parts and commercial vehicle equipment operations.
Motus is thought to be the largest independent commercial vehicle dealer group in UK, and is the largest DAF dealer in the world. Its network also incorporates two major Mercedes Benz and three MAN dealerships. In the passenger car and LCV sector, the company’s Pentagon business represents many of the most important car and van brands on the UK market.
Alongside parts and service for franchised brand outlets, Motus Group (UK) Ltd. operates two service-only locations, has thriving online van sales in Best Van Deals, runs parts supply businesses for trucks and trailers through its TTE arm, as well as truck and trailer equipment through its Humberside Tail Lift operations, while commercial vehicle bodying takes place under its Mackworth brand.
Head office specific enquiries only: Motus, Oakingham House, Ground Floor, West Wing, London Road, Loudwater, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 1JU. T: 01494 52090
For all other divisional enquiries please contact:
MOTUS COMMERCIALS: 03332 228 928.
MOTUS MERCEDES COMMERCIALS: 0330 107 0411.
MOTUS VEHICLE SOLUTIONS: 01332 825 400.
PENTAGON MOTOR GROUP: 0333 222 0424.