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AUTO MAGIC CENTURION, PRETORIA

The standard of the Auto Magic body shop franchise in and around the city of Pretoria in Tshwane, stands testament to the superb quality finish the network produces. Automotive Refinisher magazine was recently invited to visit one of their...

CAR WORLD PANELBEATING WINS TOP AWARDS TWO YEARS IN A ROW

Turning out winners two years in a row on the Discovery Insure Awards process is not a fluke and it’s exactly what the family owned and operated Car World Panelbeating business has done. Based in Wynberg the key directors...

SUMMIT AUTOBODY, LOUIS TRICHARD

There are many ways to become successful in the collision repair business and Deon Greyling is just one man who did it the hard way. He used to work out of a scrapyard refurbishing old mine vehicles to make...

IMPERIAL TECHNICAL TRAINING ACADEMY

The Imperial Group has increased their focus on trade training into the area of collision repair. Their new facility houses a fully set up and comissioned spray booth and preparation area, along with the latest welding technologies and body...

WESKAAP BAKWERKE

ABOVE AND BEYOND   You may think that Vredenburg represents a “last outpost” for collision repair, but in that assumption you would be wrong. Weskaap Bakwerke is a family run business with the third generation of Green’s now spearheading the company. I...

TEKTON GROUP ARE GROWING

This all-new body shop is part of an expansion of the Tekton Group in the Western Cape. Company owner Malcolm Moothal has spared no expense in the build-up and equipment in the new operation. Cape Paint and Panel, who is...

FROM HUMBLE BEGINNINGS – TOP SHOP – COMMERCIAL PANEL BEATERS PIETERMARITZBURG

Herschell and Iris Augustus started the impressive Commercial Panel Beaters way back in 1976 from a small house in Greyling Street in Pietermaritzburg. They then expanded and bought the property next door in 1993. As the family business grew...

TOP SHOP PORSCHE LYNNWOOD PRETORIA

This state-of-the-art new Porsche repair centre is the result of an intensive 24-month long project on design and build-up for the all-new sales and service centre in Lynwood Pretoria. The Porsche team say it is part of a company...

ALBERANTE AUTOSPRAY

Manny Henriques the owner of Alberante Autospray is no stranger to the collision repair trade. In terms of sheer survival Manny has done the whole nine yards to keep his lifetime dream alive of running the auto body shop...

RENEW-IT SPEED SHOP CONCEPT

The huge preparation area features plenty of operator movement and will ultimately produce 600 repaired vehicles per month. The Renew-It Group’s ninth body shop is a bold new concept that caters for smaller damage vehicle repair, which includes paintless dent...