Time for regulation to drive access to information is now

Over 50 key stakeholders, including representation from the Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport, attended the Vehicle Write Off conference in Johannesburg last week to discuss the critical need for an open and transparent Vehicle Salvage Database (VSD) of all vehicles that have previously been “written off” by insurers, and to discuss critical next steps […]

Celebrating 115 years of excellence

In a year marked once again by unprecedented economic challenges and worldwide uncertainties, the Retail Motor Industry Organisation (RMI), representing over 8,500 member businesses in the retail automotive aftermarket, has not merely weathered the storm, it has soared to new heights of excellence as it celebrates its 115th Anniversary this month. RMI President, Jeánne Esterhuizen, […]

The Festival of Motoring – 25th – 27th August 2023 – Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit

Article written and originally published by the Retail Motor Industry (RMI), here. The Festival of Motoring is back for the 6th Edition in 2023, powered by WesBank. Visit the RMI stand: located in the galleria (1st floor of the main pit building). Stand C4. We look forward to seeing you there. Brace yourselves for the […]

Motor Body Repair Apprenticeships can open exciting doors for young people

The motor body repair industry is opening doors for young men and women with a range of qualifications they can use to secure exciting career prospects in South Africa. Gone are the days when the sector was regarded as dull and dreary and for men only. Today the qualifications are highly sought after. Women are […]